Top 10 Christmas party characters
The kisser, the suckup, the peak-too-sooner – they’re out in force at every festive get-together, but can you identify who is who at your Christmas bash?
Fired witch wins $26,000 pay-out
A pagan witch who claimed she was sacked for attending a Halloween ceremony has won a religious discrimination case against her former employers.
Breaking Bath: Employee destroys wall to escape bathroom
Here's a situation few HR have ever experienced, with one employee’s trip to the loo turning quite literally into a bathroom break ... out.
Is your job just a job? Blame your parents!
Parents get the blame for a lot of things but it turns out they can also be held accountable for how employees feel about their work.
CV buzzwords that have lost their sting
Apparently, you can wear a word out. Here are the most overused buzzwords of 2013.
The out-of-office emails to avoid
It’s the holiday season and the beach vacation is calling, but before you set up your out-of-office, spare a thought for those working through and avoid these common, irritating auto-responders.
Fake HR exec weeds out bad hires
Manners matter but sometimes a person is already hired before HR realizes they lack etiquette. So how can HR avoid this? Employ a ‘fake HR’, according to one CEO.
Stay classy this Christmas
Tie askew, ladders in stockings, smeared makeup… the Christmas party can be the best networking opportunity of the year, or it can be a messy, messy downfall. Here’s how to keep it together this Xmas.
Employees file lawsuit to keep CEO away from company
This is one employment lawsuit that has more twists than any others to make its way into the public domain – from gender discrimination to gang intimidation; you have to read it to believe it.
World’s worst boss: “He made us watch him pee”
One Spanish radio star is being accused of abusing his employees – some of whom he’s suing for extortion.