Warning

Warning on drug tests for workers

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Ben Schneiders Forcing Victorian building workers to undergo compulsory drug and alcohol testing would be 'enormously harmful' drug support groups warn.

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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Application rejected: dodgy résumés

James Adonis Even though employers spend less than a minute looking at résumés, it's enough to spot some tragic faux pas.

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Treading carefully: persevering with under-performers

Risky Business

Belinda Williams Individuals wield significant power in small businesses. So how long can employers afford to persevere with under-performing staff?

10 ways to grow your business by 10% (or 20% or 50%) in 12 months

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Anneli Knight If your business is not green and growing then it’s ripe and rotting, says serial entrepreneur Creel Price.

The problem with rudeness at work

Mr Rude.

James Adonis Mr and Mrs Rude exist not just in children’s books but in workplaces too, causing consternation wherever they go.

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The scene of the crime (the office)

James Adonis In two-thirds of cases, fraudsters aren’t customers or external criminals. They’re employees.