Postive HR Blog

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  • How to fight workplace loneliness

    Employees may struggle with feelings of isolation and loneliness due to the lack of contact with colleagues. There are a few ways employers can help support their employees.
  • Workplace Manslaughter Laws in Victoria

    From July 1st, new Workplace Manslaughter Legislation comes into effect for Victorian workers and Employers. The main purpose of the new legislation is to prevent workplace death in the future. The penalties are a maximum of 20 years imprisonment for individuals, and a maximum fine of $1.6 million for body corporates. Minister for Workplace Safety, Jill Hennessy confirmed that the offence will not only apply to deaths resulting from physical injuries, but also certain situations of workplace-associated mental injury leading to suicide.
  • Isolation Survival Tips for the Working Parent(s)

    Isolation has presented us with challenges that we’re all trying to navigate, and they can definitely be tough at times! Whether you’ve got a toddler, tweens or teens, you’re bound to have days where you want to lock yourself in the bathroom (I have haha!). Here are some of our tips to help you survive (and maybe even thrive) with the kids at home while you work from home.
  • How to take care of your Mental Health and Wellbeing

    Health, Wellbeing and Wellness, due to COVID-19 these are growing in prominence – and for good reason. The World Health Organisation (WHO) defines health as a state of complete physical, mental, and social wellbeing. Understanding your own health and wellbeing is important as it significantly correlates with your productivity, engagement and workplace performance.