Thursday, November 27, 2008

Australia - Aged Care Nurses Quitting Due To Stress

A new University of Melbourne study has shown that nearly one third of registered aged care nurses are thinking about leaving their jobs in the next year because of stress.

Aged Care Nurses Quitting Due To Stress

Canada - Phased Retirement Programs

Nearly one third of employers feel that phased retirement programs are an important element of their HR strategies over the next five years.

Phased Retirement Programs Can Ease Skills Shortage

Canada - Widespread Job Anxiety In Quebec

More than 90% of the province's workers believe that the economic crisis will have a negative impact on employment in Quebec workers according to a recent CROP survey conducted for the Ordre des conseillers en resources humaines agrees (CRHA).

Widespread Job Anxiety In Quebec

Canada - Office Gifts

From plastic pizzas to cases of tuna, an amusing survey of marketing and advertising executives indicates a generous but 'innovative' attitude to gift-giving in the office during the festive season.

Santa In The Office

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

Asia-Pacific - Recruitment Opportunities

TMS Asia-Pacific has advised those industry employers placing a moratorium on staff hire that now is in fact the perfect time for companies to be stocking up on quality staff in anticipation of the global business upturn predicted next year. (News Release)

Softening job market beginning to free up ‘best talent seen in years’

Monday, November 17, 2008

USA - MySafeWorkplace Plus

Business Controls, Inc., a leading provider of ethics hotlines and risk mitigation services, announced today the launch of MySafeWorkplace Plus™ for clients to better manage, organize, and report on incidents submitted through their hotline system. (News Release)

Business Controls Releases New Case Management System

Monday, November 10, 2008

UK - MrTed Talent Acquisition Solution

MrTedTalentLink™ version 2.8 provides customers with improved forms, flexibility and technology to attract, recruit and retain top talent. (News Release)

MrTed releases latest version of flagship Talent Acquisition Solution

USA - myStaffingPro Applicant Tracking System

HR Services Inc. announces the debut of the next generation of the myStaffingPro applicant tracking system with version 9.0. (News Release)

HR Services Inc. Releases Next Generation of myStaffingPro Applicant Tracking System

Tuesday, November 04, 2008

US/UK - Employees Addicted To Social Networking Sites

More than half of employees (55% in the U.S. and 52% in the U.K.) are using Internet social networks at work according to Internet security company 8e6 Technologies.

Employees Addicted To Social Networking Sites