Tags Bullying

Tag: Bullying

Workplace bullying may increase during the working-from-home period

 We all know what’s happening in the world right now, but what seems to be hidden, dismissed and less talked about is the resulting...

From bullying victim to founder of Bullyology: Jessica Hickman’s story

Jessica Hickman is a determined advocate for positive change. Having won awards and recognition for her work, she is a dynamic activist in the...

Strong leadership and cultural integrity – the keys to overcoming workplace bullying 

Numerous studies have confirmed that the relationship between an employee and their immediate supervisor is the biggest predictor of staff turnover in a workplace....

Surviving workplace bullying: 5 steps to success

I’m a former victim of extreme workplace bullying. For more than three years, I worked in the global resources industry in Australia, running health and...

Social media rules of engagement for your SMB

A key challenge faced by employees in 2018 is the delineation of boundaries between work and personal lives, brought about by technological mobility. We...

Why every CEO should show kindness at work

Although it's been one week since World Kindness Day (13 Nov), it's important for CEOs to realise that being kind should be an ongoing...

One in two small businesses not prepared for workplace bullies, Employsure research shows

Half of Australia’s small businesses not only lack an action plan to address workplace bullying, they don’t understand the legal requirements, according research undertaken...

Uber flashes headlights on employment laws

Well known ride-sharing app, Uber, has been headlining publications globally as its company policies, CEO and business model are being called into question. Uber’s...

Donald Trump won. What does this outcome mean for business leaders across Australia?

Yesterday, Donald Trump became the 45th President of the United States of America. For many, it was an unexpected and alarming result. For others,...

New bullying laws from 1 January ‘14

From January 1 2014, the Fair Work Act will be amended which will for the first time give employees an avenue to take their workplace-bullying claim directly to the Fair Work Commission (FWC).

Buy now, pay later made easy for SMEs as Zip partners with Visa, Apple, Google

Zip has announced its partnership with Visa, Apple and Google to allow many more small businesses to accept buy now, pay later...

Meet the woman behind the digital support network for regional businesses

Jordana Edwards has lived in Pottsville in regional New South Wales for the last 15 years. The town of just 6000 people...

Helping Australian businesses through COVID-19

As we continue to navigate the impacts of the global pandemic, Export Finance Australia is supporting Australian businesses with access to finance.  Without a doubt, new...

“Innovate or perish”: Martin Duursma

Martin Duursma is a Partner at Main Sequence Ventures. Prior to Main Sequence Ventures, Martin co-founded Datapac Australasia and then went on...

“We have to be bold and visionary”: Sally-Ann Williams

Sally-Ann Williams is the CEO of Cicada Innovations, one of Australia's leading deep tech incubators. Before joining Cicada, Sally-Ann was an Executive...

Navigating the 2020-21 Budget: Top tips for businesses

Business investment is a key theme in the 2020-21 Budget. Treasurer Josh Frydenberg announced tax changes that are a “game changer” in...

Has the Budget delivered for small businesses?

Guest authored by Sam Allert, CEO of Reckon With 23 per cent of small businesses concerned they won't exist...

What the Budget means for startups

In what is being dubbed the "jobs budget" the 2020-21 Budget was the opportunity for the Morrison Government to lay out the...