Award winners encourage more women in wine industry

Despite many Australian women enjoying in the occasional glass of wine, fewer dabble in a career within the industry, and viticulturist Sarah Collingwood wants to change that. Her parents have had a vineyard for the past 18 years, but she did not start working full-time in the wine industry until seven years ago. “Now John […]

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Have self-directed teams come of age?

By Pamela Thorne Written on December 18, 2015 Source: http://www.hrmonline.com.au/ A 2012 Gallup survey of employee engagement in 142 countries showed that in Australia, 60 per cent of employees are dissatisfied with their work, while 16 per cent are actively disengaged. In a bid to remedy this, organisations have instigated a range of employee engagement programs. […]

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