Articles

The new normal: thinking (and acting) outside the box

16 Aug 2019

Commercial Manager Charlie Cox discusses what employers and contractors can do to ensure an Outside IR35 determination.

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Why Change Managers are increasingly important?

14 Aug 2019

Over the past three years, the demand for Change Managers across Australia has been steadily on the rise. In today’s technology-led world, being able to adapt to constant change is what makes any business sustainable in the long-term.

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How to support working mothers in your organisation?

14 Aug 2019

A recent study conducted by HR training provider DPG reported that 9 in 10 women experience challenges when transitioning back to work from maternity leave. The survey further sheds light on the following issues.

Progressive Recruitment: on target with its 2019 CSR commitments

14 Aug 2019

Over the past year, we have made our employees’ wellbeing a priority and made the decision to give back to the community.

Off Payroll rules and the rise in non-compliance in the public sector

13 Aug 2019

Commercial Manager Charlie Cox discusses the rise in non-compliance in the public sector and what you need to do to remain compliant and minimise risk.

Tags: IR35

How is Australia advocating for gender equality in the workplace?

13 Aug 2019

Women are currently under-represented in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) industry and the inclusion of women in STEM has today become more relevant than ever.

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How to promote mental health in the workplace to avoid burnout and increase productivity

11 Aug 2019

The younger generation today is increasingly placing more value on workplace relationships – with 79% of millennial employees advocating that workplace friendships enable them to work more productively.

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How common is unconscious bias in the workplace?

11 Aug 2019

Have you ever asked yourself if you have made decisions just because you felt it was the right choice – without checking if the reason is evidence-based or coherent?

Not every contract assignment should be determined as Inside IR35

24 Sep 2019

An important message to any end client who is considering making blanket IR35 determinations.

Tags: IR35

Different end clients with different approaches

18 Sep 2019

We are now less than seven months away from the implementation of IR35 Reform in the private sector and more end clients are starting to confirm how they will initially propose to handle the changes to the Off Payroll working rules, which will apply to where any contractors in the supply chain are providing services using a limited company from April 2020.

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IR35 Readiness Programme: Outcomes

05 Sep 2019

Since this event, we've helped and up-skilled around 70 of our customers in their preparations for the private sector reform, which will be coming into effect in April 2020. If you'd like a copy of any of our template materials, or you just want to get a little more information about IR35 or the event, please complete the form below - we’ll then be in touch to arrange a call or meeting.

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Progressive Recruitment partners with LIVIN to promote mental health awareness in the workplace

04 Sep 2019

“Mental illness doesn’t discriminate. It doesn’t care how old you are. It doesn’t care what colour you are, what job you do or how many followers you have on social media”. -- Alexa Towersey

Tags: APAC CSR