13/12/2016Employee Issues, Narcissism at Work

We have previously written about employees who will do whatever it takes to get back at their employer, where they feel they have been wronged. There are others who simply will fight based on principle . Others will just walk away, perhaps because they are confident they can get a job elsewhere,...

04/09/2015Employee Issues, Narcissism at Work, Performance Management

Over the years, we have assisted some clients who have had very difficult experiences with employees whom they have dismissed (generally before they spoke to us) or wanted to discipline for some reason. In the cases, the employee had set out on a path of destruction against the hapless employer,...

14/04/2015Workplace Stress, Enterprise Bargaining Agreements, Workers Compensation, Wage Rates, Franchising, Superannuation, Leave, HR Infrastructure, Employee Issues, Legislation, Narcissism at Work, Safety, Performance Management, ER Essentials Archive, Awards

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14/01/2015Employee Issues, Narcissism at Work

Individuals suffering from Narcissistic personality disorder (NPD), more commonly known as ‘narcissists’, can wreak absolute havoc on your business. Others who are more borderline as to whether they have a personality disorder, can also be difficult to handle. Narcissists can be incredibly...

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13/01/2015Employee Issues, Narcissism at Work

Sometimes employers ring us to say - "Help me get this person the hell out of my business!" However, dismissing employees can backfire spectacularly if not done correctly . As much as you might detest these kinds of employees, don’t make one of these common mistakes when dismissing them - 1. Not...

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12/09/2014Employee Issues, Narcissism at Work

What comes to mind when you think about narcissism? It might be a term you’ve heard been thrown around as a insult. It might make you think of a manipulative work colleague , or perhaps an egotistical politician. In previous articles we have discussed how this has reached epidemic proportions...

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01/09/2014Narcissism at Work, Workplace Stress

We provide an insight into an employee who gave their employer hell - how self-obsessed employees can cost employers huge time and money. And what to do about them to stop it happening to you.

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29/08/2014Narcissism at Work, Workplace Stress

We Australians have supposedly been basking in an age of entitlement. The Federal Government's recent Budget battles in part reflect its philosophical aim to change this. Treasurer Joe Hockey warned in an interview earlier this year the age of entitlement is over, and we've got to move to a culture of opportunity and hope.

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