HR On Call has been featured in the media as one of Australia’s leading experts on human resources issues, Fair Work compliance and employee management. Melissa has been called upon by top newspapers and business publications for her insights into Australia’s human resources sector.

Fairfax Media – The Age, Sydney Morning Herald, Canberra Times and Brisbane Times

Fairfax mastheads comprise the most widely-read and influential news sources in Australia and the Asia-Pacific region. Do you employ Australia’s laziest worker? – 3 December 2014 How to handle a pay rise request – 28 July 2014 PayRise


SavvySME is a new venture connecting small business owners in a dynamic community marketplace. 5 Small Business Myths About Hiring External HR Consultants Busted! – 3 Sep 2014 Financial Incentives – 27 Aug 2014 Contractors vs Employees – in simple terms – 13 Aug 2014 Contractors vs Employees Just two reasons why do small to medium business need HR! – 19 June 2014

Dynamic Business

Australia’s best-loved resource for small business news, opinion and debate. Staff seek benefits beyond FWA stipulations – 19 July 2013 Dynamic Business

Latte Magazine

The bi-monthly magazine of BusinessChicks, an online hub assisting and celebrating the success of Australian women in business. Latte Title of article – Mind the Gap written by Nicole Madigan

Websites for Small Business

HR On Call is featured in the websites for small business. HR On Call small business feature

We help you apply the legislation to your business and help you with running sheets and guidance as to what and how to say in meetings.


Mindpearl AG, a specialist provider of outsourced customer service solutions, used Melissa’s HR/IR consultancy during the re-negotiation of the Enterprise Bargaining Agreement with our employees in 2009/2010. Melissa’s technical expertise and experience in general HR and IR law facilitated the bargaining process and ensured that all parties were kept on the right track.
Karin Dale – General Manager Mindpearl Group


I have worked with Melissa of HR on Call for two years and have recommended her to my clients. Melissa has extensive experience of working in large corporations which is invaluable for small to medium size enterprises.
Andrew Walker – Sunstate Business Services Pty Ltd


We used HR On Call to help us update all aspects of our HR. This ensured our business was compliant with the latest industrial relations legislation and minimized our company risk.
Michael Edwards – CEO – Far Pavilions