Employers

Hiring the right employee: 10 red flags to watch out for

Finding the right employee can often be similar to finding the right partner. Someone who looks good on paper, is not necessarily the best person for the job. Here are some common deal-breakers to consider when looking at hiring the right employee.

5 ways to deter your staff from chucking a sickie

Employees who call in sick without a valid reason can cost a company more than just lost productivity. What can you do to prevent staff from chucking a sickie at your workplace?

12 characteristics of an effective manager

Not everyone is a born leader, but being aware of the behaviours and characteristics you need, is the first step towards becoming a more effective manager. In this article, we share 12 qualities that you should be aware of.

Millennials: Workplace rebels or misunderstood talent?

Over the next 10 years, the number of millennials in the workplace is set to dramatically overtake all other generations. Is your business ready for the change? And do you really understand the millennial generation?

8 signs you're a bad boss

Do you know whether you’re a good boss, or whether you would make a good manager in the future? In this article, we share 8 signs to look out for, to avoid becoming a bad boss.

Use it or lose it: It's time to take your annual leave

Studies have shown that people are more productive and happier when they take their annual leave. Find out why you should encourage your staff to take their accrued annual leave and enjoy some well-deserved time off this year.