It’s the situation we all dread being in as managers. Making staff redundant in ‘normal times’ is hard enough but doing it during a COVID-19 lockdown is, well, almost unthinkable.
Making a staff member redundant remotely is, like most COVID-relat...read more
Managing Redundancy and Survivor Syndrome: What Can Businesses Do?
Just past the half-way mark, 2020 has already proven itself to be an unforgettable year. Australians have witnessed much of the country burn like never before, a pandemic sweep the globe,...read more
Recently my 7 year old kids decided to quit 3 days into a 4-day surfing course, and I was fully supportive of that. I decided to let them make their own decision on whether they attended the last day or not. Some parents might think this approach reinforc...read more
Returning to work in the New Year can leave a lot of us with the post holiday blues. Getting used to the routine of early starts, jostling for a seat on public transport and spending long days back at the office doesn’t seem nearly as much fun as our ho...read more