Source: While not specifically quoting mining industry statistics, this article found in the “HR Director” magazine in January 2014 stated some fascinating statistics that are likely to have relevance to ‘return to work’ factors (post workplace injuries) across all industries.
Crucial leadership and negotiation lessons from our own paralytic Australian parliament of recent yea ... and the recent US Government shutdown.
True innovation is more than just shrinking and slashing!
Ever feel that the FIFO lifestyle sucks your time and energy?
HAND shakes matter. They are an important part of our business (and personal) life. Getting it wrong can create awkward moments and distract from making a good first impression.
Tax time. Don't you love it? Well, it's got to be done and it's good to get it right.
Caterpillar have released a line of smartphones with real mine site pedigree, and what’s more, you can drive a Cat 277D over the top of them!
Due diligence ... and mining the elephant in the boardroom
Most often in FIFO or DIDO roles, you don’t get to choose your team mates.
Optimists aren't just people who see the glass half full.
And when the MD says "great idea whose was it?" who gets the 'credit'?
This edition, we present some interesting stats and facts relevant to the resources sector. For our Australian readers, we have also added the US/AU exchange rate as well as some Australian domestic population and unemployment data.