Thu, 19 May 2022,  10:30 AM to 11:00 AM (AEST)

Marketing training programs with micro-learning

Micro-learning, or micro-training, provides short bursts of content for learners at all levels with busy schedules. Hear how the Department of Home Affairs created and implemented a program to use as a marketing tool to feed into its larger programs.

Presenter(s):  Jennifer Hird


Fri, 29 May 2020,  2:00 PM to 2:30 PM (AEST)

APS Redeployment - Practical ways to keep staff connected

Hear from the Department of Education, Skills and Employment about how they responded to the direction to redeploy APS employees and get some practical strategies to use now and in the future to maintain connection with mobilised staff.

Presenter(s):  Belinda Casson

Thu, 23 July 2020,  3:00 PM to 3:45 PM (AEST)

COVID-Safe with Comcare: transitioning back to the workplace

Hear from Comcare as they provide us with their WHS considerations for transitioning employees back into their usual workplace. They'll also share their insights into the types of compensation claims they've received during COVID-19.

Presenter(s):  Sue Weston,  Aaron Hughes,  Justin Napier

Thu, 27 August 2020,  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AEST)

Commonwealth Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Workforce Strategy 2020 - 24

Hear from the Australian Public Service Commission and the National Indigenous Australians Agency about their innovative collaboration to design and implement the new Commonwealth Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Workforce Strategy.

Presenter(s):  Rachael Jackson,  Wendy Ah Chin,  Caroline Walsh,  Karyn Ervin

Tue, 29 September 2020,  10:30 AM to 11:30 AM (AEST)

Thinking in Systems: Tools for HR Practitioners

Hear from the Australian Taxation Office as they provide us with some tips and strategies to take a more systemic and strategic focus to HR and leadership.

Presenter(s):  Misha Kaur

Thu, 19 November 2020,  2:00 PM to 2:45 PM (AEDT)

One Year of the HR Professional Stream

It has been just over 12 months since the launch of the APS HR Professional Stream, so it is timely to celebrate and reflect on the year of achievements and look to the next twelve months.

Presenter(s):  Jacqui Curtis,  Mary Wiley-Smith,  Paula Goodwin,  Liam Page

Thu, 4 March 2021,  9:45 AM to 11:00 AM (AEDT)

Behavioural Insights and HR

The Behavioural Economics Team of the Australian Government (BETA) will provide an overview of behavioural insights (BI) and will discuss how BI was applied to a recent project to support injured staff return to the workplace.

Presenter(s):  Liam Page,  Dr Jacqui Brewer,  Katrina Anderson

Thu, 18 March 2021,  1:30 PM to 2:30 PM (AEDT)

Tapping into the talent pipeline

Hear from the Department of Home Affairs about building a mutually beneficial relationship with RMIT University to strengthen their entry level talent pipeline, and how this program was redesigned in response to the COVID-19 pandemic to ensure the pipeline remained open during an unpredictable time.

Presenter(s):  Lauren Romans van Schaik

Tue, 27 April 2021,  3:00 PM to 4:00 PM (AEST)

Impress the panel: tips and tricks to land that HR leader role

Hear insights and tips from a panel of senior HR leaders who have been delegates or independent HR advisors in recent HR recruitment processes.

Presenter(s):  Liam Page,  Bridie Dawson,  Andrew Mann

Tue, 25 May 2021,  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AEST)

Strategic Workforce Planning: An innovative, iterative, agile approach

Hear from the Department of Education, Skills and Employment (DESE) about their new innovative and iterative approach to strategic workforce planning, how implementing this approach changed workforce planning conversations at DESE, and how they developed DESE's inaugural Enterprise Workforce Plan.

Presenter(s):  Nicole Lisle,  Kristen Eveleigh

Wed, 23 June 2021,  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AEST)

People Business Partners: the changing frontier of HR

In October 2017 the Department of Home Affairs underwent a transformation of its HR Business and established the People Business Partner (PBP) function. In this webinar you will hear about their PBP model, the challenges and successes.

Presenter(s):  Aaron Fisher,  Amna Aslam

Tue, 9 November 2021,  2:30 PM to 3:30 PM (AEDT)

NDIS Commission Volume Recruitment

Hear from the NDIS Quality and Safeguards Commission about their strategy to identify the appropriate candidates through a volume recruitment process, the challenges they faced and the lessons they learnt along the way.

Presenter(s):  Jason Stott,  Donna Bensley,  Alec Forbes

Thu, 17 February 2022,  2:00 PM to 3:00 PM (AEDT)

The future of work - prioritising mental health and wellbeing

Hear from HR leaders, professionals, and people with lived experience as they provide their insights about the future of work, why workplace mental health and wellbeing will be critical, and how to achieve improved outcomes for our people.

Presenter(s):  Maddie Morton,  Stephen Hayward,  Selvina Bustelo,  Anne Mayberry

Wed, 27 April 2022,  11:00 AM to 12:00 PM (AEST)

Increased competition in our labour market - what it means for HR

Hear from the National Skills Commission about how the Australian workforce is changing and how increased competition for top talent may affect the APS workforce.

Presenter(s):  Liam Page,  Cliff Bingham