- Inexperience+ kills work dream for oldies
There is some doubt whether a newly elected Coalition Government will continue to fund the older worker initiatives; yet given the current Government's track record, they have a low bar to start from, writes Malcolm King.
- High apprentice attrition rate cause for concern
Employer groups and unions are facing off over the alarmingly high rate of attrition among young apprentices.
- Crane driver takes napping to new heights
A Melbourne office worker couldn’t believe his eyes when he looked outside the window to see a crane driver taking a nap on a ledge 25 metres off the ground.
- Election battleground: workplace relations?
The Labor government has flagged its intention to increase the number of employees who can ask for flexible working arrangements – are you abreast of what would change?
- How do PMs wind down?
From time to time we all have a whinge about the pressure at work – but some have the weight of the whole country on their shoulders, literally. So how do PM's unwind?
- Female graduate pay gap doubles
New figures show the pay gap between Australian female university graduates and their male counterparts more than doubled last year.