Sleighing Stress: Navigating the Holiday Hustle in the Workplace 

Deck the halls with boughs of jolly, or is it holly? Either way, the holiday season is upon us, and it’s not all sugarplums and sleigh rides. In fact, a recent survey revealed that 40% of people are more stressed than a turkey on Thanksgiving during this supposedly festive time. Why the holiday headache, you…

Six week annual leave vs. Four day work week: Which one is better?

Australia has always been at the forefront of workplace policies aimed at enhancing employee wellbeing and work-life balance. In recent years, two distinct approaches have gained traction: the introduction of a six-week annual leave policy and the adoption of a four-day work week. Both these strategies hold the promise of improved employee satisfaction, engagement, and…

A low down on The Victorian Sick Pay Guarantee

In a world fraught with uncertainties, the importance of financial stability during times of illness cannot be overstated. The Victorian government, in its pursuit of social and economic equity, has introduced a groundbreaking initiative known as the Victorian Sick Pay Guarantee. This program is designed to provide much-needed financial support to casual workers who find…