Managing employees

On 13 August 2020, the High Court handed down a decision about the method of accruing and taking paid personal/carer’s leave under the National Employment Standards. The High Court has found that the entitlement to 10 days of personal/carer’s leave is calculated based on an employee’s hours of work, not days. 10 days of personal leave can be calculated as 1/26 of an employee's ordinary hours of work in a year.

The High Court’s decision overturns a decision made by the Full Federal Court in August 2019. We’re reviewing our information and will update this course soon.

Learn more about the decision at High Court decision: accrual of personal/carer’s leave.

Course overview

Good employee management is linked to lower staff turnover, higher productivity and business success.

This course will help you develop your people management skills, so you can build a high performing team and help your business achieve its goals.

It includes:

  • case studies to improve your communication skills
  • practical strategies to motivate your employees
  • tips to help you manage compliance with workplace laws
  • best practice guidance for dealing with common workplace problems
  • downloadable resources and links to further information.

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