Episode 44 IR Simplified Podcast. IR Basics

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I talk about what I think are the basics of industrial relations. Basics, that once you get them down pat, and understand them, will greatly reduce your industrial relations challenges. Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your name to the mailing list to be one of … Read moreEpisode 44 IR Simplified Podcast. IR Basics

Episode 43 IR Simplified Podcast. The FWC Says No

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I explain why it isn’t the end of the world if the Fair Work Commission says no to you being represented by a lawyer or paid agent. Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your name to the mailing list to be one of the first … Read moreEpisode 43 IR Simplified Podcast. The FWC Says No

Episode 42 IR Simplified Podcast. Role Of A Support Person

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I talk about what has to be one of the most confusing parts of the Fair Work Act. The role of a support pesron. I explain the difference between an advocate and a support person, and explain how you can refuse access to a support person and still … Read moreEpisode 42 IR Simplified Podcast. Role Of A Support Person

Episode 41 IR Simplified Podcast. Sharing Is Caring

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I talk about why, as industrial relations professionals, we should be sharing information with those in IR in other areas. Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your name to the mailing list to be one of the first to know what’s happening and when. The coming … Read moreEpisode 41 IR Simplified Podcast. Sharing Is Caring

Episode 40 IR Simplified Podcast. Small Business Fair Dismissal Code

Today’s episode of the IR Simplified podcast is about the small business fair dismissal code. I talk about what it is, who it applies to, and how to use it. Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your name to the mailing list to be one of the first to know what’s happening and when. … Read moreEpisode 40 IR Simplified Podcast. Small Business Fair Dismissal Code

ep39. Performance Management

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I talk a performance management and why managers shouldn’t be scared of managing underperforming staff. Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your name to the mailing list to be one of the first to know what’s happening and when. The coming webinars that will be hosted … Read moreep39. Performance Management

Episode 38 IR Simplified Podcast. Inductions

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I give a brief overview of what should be included in induction programs for new employees. I also share some thoughts on why I think unions shouldn’t be allowed to take part in them. Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your name to the mailing … Read moreEpisode 38 IR Simplified Podcast. Inductions

Ep 37. Repairing Damaged Relationships part i

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I continue the discussion that I started in the previous episode, talking about ways to repair a fractured or damaged IR relationship. I mention the email system Mailchimp, which you can find out more about by following this link Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add your … Read moreEp 37. Repairing Damaged Relationships part i

Episode 37 IR Simplified Podcast. Repairing Damaged Relationships part ii

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast, I continue the discussion that I started in the previous episode, talking about ways to repair a fractured or damaged IR relationship. I mention the email system Mailchimp, which you can find out more about by following this link Remember to check out Industrial Relations Today, and add … Read moreEpisode 37 IR Simplified Podcast. Repairing Damaged Relationships part ii

Episode 36 IR Simplified Podcast. Repairing Damaged Relationships part i

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast I talk about some of the ways that a damaged relationship, with regards to industrial relations matters, can be repaired. I believe that having someone new come into a particular role within the organisation is one of the most steps to take towards repairing any fractured or … Read moreEpisode 36 IR Simplified Podcast. Repairing Damaged Relationships part i

Episode 35 IR Simplified Podcast. Fair Workplace Investigations

In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast I give a brief overview of the process involved in conducting fair workplace investigations. I talk about the need for the company to have suitable policies in place regarding the handling and responding to complaints. Along with the requirement for managers and supervisors to be aware of … Read moreEpisode 35 IR Simplified Podcast. Fair Workplace Investigations