Culture & Leadership
COVID-19 is dividing our culture: frontline vs working from home
COVID-19 is impacting our culture and our ability to deliver as best we can under tough circumstances. The requirement for many organisations to have some people continuing to deliver on the “frontline” & others working from home can have some unintended results. So how can we help reduce the divide emerging between people on the frontline & those working from home?
Failure to Adequately Consult Means No Genuine Redundancy
In uncertain times like we’re currently facing with the COVID-19 pandemic, employers must be mindful of all of their redundancy obligations. Some employers have had to legitimately make positions redundant due to a downturn in business only to find that, when challenged, the Fair Work Commission has decided the dismissal was not a genuine redundancy due to a failure to adequately consult.
Industrial relations and COVID-19 with Alex Aspromourgos
As the coronavirus situation continues to evolve and new measures are being put into place on a daily basis, Australian employers need to understand the impacts on leave entitlements, payment obligations and working arrangements. Mapien Chair and Executive Director Alex Aspromourgos addresses some of the key issues in this podcast.