Slade Group Blog

A playlist just for us, right now!

Posted on March 24, 2020 by Candice Lewis
Article image: Interchange Bench DJ

It’s 11.30am and you’ve checked your news feed one too many times this morning already. We feel your pain, away from work, under financial duress, trying to work out HR and OHS logistics around #WFH (working from home), realising perhaps there is a limit to how much family time we … Read More

IWD 2020: Do we still really need workplace gender equality?

Posted on March 4, 2020 by Diversity Council Australia
Article image: Do we still need workplace gender equality

This International Women’s Day, Diversity Council Australia (DCA) is challenging the idea that workplaces no longer need to address gender equality.

Drawing from academic and industry research, DCA has released an infographic highlighting some examples of where gender inequalities limit men and women in the workforce.

“Over 100 … Read More

Driving into the line of (ex) fires

Posted on February 19, 2020 by Debbie Patsiolis
Article image: Driving into the line of (ex) fires - My trip to the Grampians

We’re going direct! Inspired by initiatives such as Empty Esky and Beers for Bushfire Relief, Slade Group’s bushfire response is to help the businesses and people directly hit by the loss of property and commerce. We’ve made available our two company cars on the weekends so our people can Read More

RCSA CEO is right on the money

Posted on February 14, 2020 by Geoff Slade
Article image: RCSA CEO Charles Cameron is right on the money

The following article was originally published on Shortlist, 30 January 2020 and I’m in total agreement with Charles Cameron. Australian employers don’t know how good they’ve got it when compared with other Western countries. It’s time our industry stood up to be counted.

Time to push back on bad

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A lot to think about beyond 2020

Posted on February 5, 2020 by Stephen Atherton
Article image: A lot to think about beyond 2020

February already and we’re fully back into the swing of work, with the Australia Day long weekend gone and kids back to school.

Companies and employees everywhere are returning to significant challenges to the Australian economy and their industries within it, especially retail, agriculture, and tourism amongst others. My industry … Read More

My story

Posted on January 17, 2020 by Geoff Slade
Article image - Geoff Slade Godfather of Recruitment

This article was originally published by Sarah Morgan as “The Godfather of Recruitment” in The Brief, the magazine of the RCSA.

They say it’s not what you know, but who you know that matters and when it comes to the biggest influencers in the recruitment industry, there are few better … Read More