Podcast EpisodesArchive of IR Simplified Podcast Episodes
In this episode of the IR Simplified Podcast, I talk about the following items. Enterprise agreements, and that they haven't failed businesses. Businesses have failed them. I also talk about two noticeable clauses from recently approved enterprise...read more
In this episode of the IR Simplified podcast I talk about businesses needing an employee engagement officer to improve industrial relations.
I also explain why this position shouldn’t be one that is done by the human resources department.
This ties in good with the Sun Tzu’s passage on the use of spies in his book “the Art of War”.
I also give a little but of a shambles plug for the book that I am writing called “the Art of War for Industrial Relations”.read more
In episode 55 of the IR Simplified podcast, I talk about; the passing by the Senate of the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill, and what it means for business; I also talk about enterprise associations; and that you don’t need to use a lawyer to go to the Fair Work Commission.read more
In Episode 54 of the IR Simplified Podcast, I talk about the following:
Why IR shouldn’t be part of HR, and why businesses should be encouraging employees to form an enterprise association.
In this episode of the IR Simplified Podcast, I talk about the application by AiGroup and HABA to vary the Hair and Beauty Industry Award to reduce Sunday and Public Holiday penalty rates.
I also share my thoughts on Registered Organisations, and why I don’t think they are worth joining.read more
In this episode of the IR Simplified Podcast, I talk about the following things. * Decision by the Fair Work Commission to put a "casual conversion" clause into Modern Awards * How this decision, won't kill businesses. * The Fair Work Ombudsman's media...read more