The silent menace
Posted on 14/09/2015
Work related stress is an increasingly important workforce management issue, costing Australian companies millions in lost time and disruption, not to mention harm to employee welfare. Take a look at some statistics from around the world in this great infographic from Human Resources MBA. The infographic touches on what these statistics can mean for your business.
Clues your employees aren’t happy
Posted on 11/09/2015
New research indicates that happy workers are 22 per cent more likely to be productive. That makes sense too, as a worker who is feeling fulfilled and happy in their job is more likely to produce more and better quality work than someone who is hating their job, and just watching the clock waiting for finishing time to roll around.
Study: Women more likely to take sick leave than men
Posted on 31/08/2015
The Law Society’s PC Holder Survey 2014 claims that more than a third (35 per cent) of women took time off last year due to ill health or injury, compared with a quarter of men. Two in five reported going to work when they should have taken sick leave.