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WitWA and flexible work

WitWA and flexible work

Part-time and flexible work in SME's—how do you deal with key people requests?This week I attended a Women in Technology WA Inc (WitWA) Masterclass. It was a great evening attended by an impressive group of women and men who heard the panel of Jo Alilovic, Lucy...

Sponsors of the 2018 AHRI Conference

Sponsors of the 2018 AHRI Conference

We are thrilled to announce Cited as a sponsor of Australia’s premier Human Resources conference, in Melbourne. Over 85 organisations joined Cited in July 2018, so we think it’s time we shared the story of how Cited helps organisations use Proof at Work. Come to Booth...

Questions to ask before you enter Employee data into a SaaS product

Questions to ask before you enter Employee data into a SaaS product

For most businesses, cloud-based services have become an integral part of their operations. While confidence in Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) and cloud service providers is as high as it has ever been, the data breach of Australian cloud HR vendor, PageUp, earlier this...

Social media screenings put organisations at risk

Social media screenings put organisations at risk

Social media screenings are becoming an increasingly common practice but the danger in using it as a means to verify what is on a potential candidates CV leaves employers at risk Organisations have become accustomed to using online search engines such as Google and...

GDPR forces a rethink on who owns HR data

GDPR forces a rethink on who owns HR data

The GDPR is the toughest piece of data privacy legislation to date that puts data firmly back in the control of the individual and Australian businesses will need to adapt The introduction of Europe's new data protection regulation, the General Data Protection...

How to use police checks and Working with Children checks

How to use police checks and Working with Children checks

In Australia, a multitude of government reports and Royal Commissions have advised improving employee and volunteer screening.  These recommendations have been taken on board by many organisations who have extended or introduced the use of Police Checks or Working...

What is a compliance management software?

What is a compliance management software?

Did you know that there were 21,000 rules created by new Australian Government regulation in the last 6 years? The cost and effort required by organisations to maintain compliance in an increasingly regulatory environment are becoming untenable, leading to a rise in a...

Fake degrees hurt more reputations than the perpetrator

Fake degrees hurt more reputations than the perpetrator

In May 2018, Barry Urban, resigned from the WA Parliament due to the Legislative Assembly’s Procedure and Privileges committee extraordinary step of recommending he be expelled following findings he had lied about, amongst other things, his education history. This...