Helping the Eagles Soar

At Hammers Workforce, we believe in the power of community. A community is more than merely a group of people. It is a united entity built on the strength of the relationships between its members and their alignment towards a common purpose bound by shared values. Community is greater and stronger than any single member. […]

Going The Extra Mile

Our strategic planning session is paused for a well deserved coffee break. I’m sitting with Kolo Hamala – one of the principles of Hammers Workforce. We’ve been chatting about company culture and how to create it. Kolo throws me a question. “It’s 6pm on a Tuesday. One of your employees has called you because they […]

Mental Health in the Workplace

According to the World Health Organization, mental health is ‘a state of well-being in which every individual realizes his or her own potential, can cope with the normal stresses of life, can work productively and fruitfully, and is able to make a contribution to her or his community. ’ As employers, and as co-workers, we […]

Safer is Better

INTRODUCTION Safe Work Australia reports that, in 2019, an average of three workers across Australia lost their lives in a work-related incident every week. Each of these tragedies touched the lives of countless others – Mothers, Fathers, partners, children and grandchildren, friends, and workmates. Things today are better than days gone by. Safer working practices, […]

Meet Hammers Workforce

Sio Hamala is a hands-on manager. Like many business owners in the construction industry, he got his start working on a job site, tools in hand, and sweat on his brow. He is solving bigger problems these days, but still feels most comfortable when he can run his careful and experienced eye over a job […]