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Are you an office thief?

James Adonis Is the stealing of office stationery really stealing?

In the name of the Father ... at work

church spire against the cloudy skyline.

James Adonis There's something quite intrusive about overt religion, especially in the workplace.

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Work whenever I want? Yes please

Would you work harder if you could set your own hours?

James Adonis Companies are increasingly offering '100 per cent flexibility' to their employees.

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All in a gay's work

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James Adonis The list of Australia's most gay-friendly organisations has just been released.

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You didn't hear this from me, but ...

Gossip.

James Adonis Gossip is the kind of thing that’s titillating to hear and fun to participate in … unless you’re the subject of the latest workplace tittle-tattle.

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A mother of a problem?

James Adonis One challenge many women face is their return to the workforce after maternity leave.

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Closing the gap - at work

Aboriginal flag.

James Adonis Some employers have had huge success in hiring indigenous workers. Others, though, are struggling.

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Are recruitment agencies worth the trouble?

Are recruitment agencies helpful?

James Adonis Thinking of hiring new staff? If so, two words have probably crossed your mind: recruitment agencies.

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Social networking - or social and not working?

Social media: help or hindrance for employers?

James Adonis For many employers, the first instinct is to ban the use of social media at work. But is this a smart move?

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Ho ho ... oh: planning the office Christmas party

Office Christmas parties can get out of hand.

James Adonis ‘Tis the season to be organising the office Christmas party. Here are seven ways to minimise the risk.

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Shining a light on moonlighting

James Adonis What’s the impact of moonlighting in the workplace? And on the employee?

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State of the unions

Qantas chief executive Alan Joyce.

James Adonis There has to be a way for unions and employers to work more collaboratively together.

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When the workplace honeymoon ends ...

wedding cake

James Adonis Enthusiasm abounds when employees start a new job. But it does not last.

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Word of (bad) mouth

Word of mouth.

James Adonis New research reveals the majority of employees wouldn't recommend their employer to anyone else.

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Big brother just got bigger

James Adonis, Work in Progress

James Adonis Some employers go to extraordinary lengths to monitor their employees’ movements.

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Rise of the 'intrapreneur'

Ideas.

James Adonis Many entrepreneurs remember what it was like working for an employer. There might be bright sparks in your business feeling the same way.

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Survival of the fittest

James Adonis, Work in Progress

James Adonis A performance psychologist provides five tips on how to become more assertive in the workplace.

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Perking up the workplace

James Adonis Company perks are becoming more and more generous.

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Casual work: a blessing or a curse?

James Adonis Over two million Australians are classified as casual workers. And the trade unions aren't happy about it.

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All fired up

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James Adonis Want to sack an employee? The Fair Work Ombudsman provides five tips employers should never forget.

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