In most states, employers aren't required to accommodate the unique needs of pregnant women except in limited circumstances.
Added to the complications of dealing with such a unique type of loss, is the fact that many people feel uncomfortable talking about personal issues with their colleagues.
Even though young leaders and old leaders may have different approaches, one isn't necessarily better than the other. But in order to succeed, a leader better be able to bridge generational divides.
Shareholder pressure and influence brings with it the quest for short-term returns at the expense of longer-term creativity and innovation.
Research shows two-thirds of women surveyed reported a moderate to severe impact on their working lives and some even left employment altogether.
In the last year, workplace culture faced major upheaval for working women. We at The Conversation put together our reporting on that very topic from 2018.
While US companies have made significant strides in creating workplaces that are more inclusive of transexual individuals, discrimination and employment penalties remain.
A culture of silence suggests for every headline about sexual harassment, many more cases go unreported.
Universal low-cost childcare and workplace flexibility will help mothers return to the workplace and are important investments in the Australian workforce.
Bullies have traditionally been viewed as having low IQ and social problems, but this often isn't the case.
In France, expressions of spirituality are rare in workplace, but the situation has evolved since the 2010s. How important is this phenomenon and what are the impacts on the organisations?
Menopause at work is about creating a supportive environment for women, not managing menopause.
Pledging to destigmatise mental health in the workplace is admirable, but it comes with problems too.
Research suggests that 70% of people will experience an illogical sense of being a phoney at work at some point in their careers.
Brendan O'Connor on Labor’s industrial relations agenda
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O'Connor says Labor remains totally opposed to the government's Ensuring Integrity legislation, which the Coalition wants to resurrect. "I can't see this bill in any way being salvageable."
Research shows that trust is 'knowable' -- you can calculate whether you can trust an individual, based on their behaviours.
Managers work tirelessly to modernise offices, innovate and cut costs, but what really boosts employee performance? The answer is the scientific method: design, test, and measure.
Everyday routines help individuals and organisations work efficiently, but can also be one of the biggest obstacles to innovation. Here's a five-point plan for implementing innovations.
Many of our offices are filthy, which doesn't just trigger a sense of disgust but can make us sick.
There are competing claims over what the optimal office temperature is. Here's what the research says.