Free office food isn’t there just to fill your belly.
From Ford to Facebook, companies have long used benefits to mold employee behavior – even incentivizing the 'right' kind of lifestyle.
Young people view agriculture more positively than often assumed.
Agriculture is well placed to provide employment for millions across the African continent.
Many employers remain unaware of the law around employing refugees and migrants – even if they could help fill staff shortages.
‘Ha. But how much do you get paid?’
Mandatory reporting could help highlight the ethnicity pay gap in much the same way that gender pay gap reporting does.
Atlassian boss Scott Farquhar says the government’s encryption laws ‘threatens jobs’.
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A forum of Australian tech companies this week was told the government's encryption laws could see Australian jobs moved overseas. Labor's promised to "fix" the laws, but that could be too late.
Shorten is making the pledge on a “living wage” a central part of his election pitch.
The living wage – a renamed and more generous minimum wage - would directly benefit about one in ten workers – some 1.2 million people, Labor says.
Population Minister Alan Tudge outlining the benefits of a targeted immigration program at a parliament house press conference on Wednesday.
Australian evidence backs up the governments contention that immigration boosts rather than cuts living standards.
Shorten is making wages one of the centrepieces of his election pitch.
But the ALP has not put a figure on the amount it believes would be appropriate.
The Chickamauga Dam, completed in 1940, was a crowning achievement of the New Deal.
The original New Deal caused a "great acceleration" in carbon emissions. How will a Green New Deal forge its own legacy?
I don’t know about you, but I’m not really feeling 22.
Workplaces the world over tune their thermostats to 22C, because this supposedly optimises mental performance. But the factors that underpin a productive office are much more complicated.
The economic impact of losing big business.
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The Finnish experiment will only fuel further debate on whether or not universal basic income is a good idea.
Amazon’s plan to build a new headquarters in Long Island City faced significant resistance.
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Amazon nixed plans to build a headquarters in Long Island City after some New Yorkers questioned the wisdom of offering billions in tax breaks in exchange for job promises. A Texas study suggests they had reason to worry.
Black Americans were most affected by the 2009 recession.
It's been a decade since the worst financial crisis since the Great Depression, and blacks still haven't fully recovered financially, leaving them unprepared if another recession hits.
Chris Bowen will deliver his first economic speech of the year.
Shadow treasurer Chris Bowen will pitch to many workers' discontented with their lot, declaring in his first economic speech of the year that these people are being denied “a fair go”.
Research shows that job interviews are a seriously flawed way of finding out how a potential employee might perform in the future.
The plan will be backed by the April 2 budget and other announcements.
in coming months, Morrison says.
In a major economic address in Brisbane on Tuesday, Morrison will point out that at the coming election only half of those of voting age
will have been through a recession in their working lives.
Since the Great Recession, the employment rate has gone up — but some rural groups lag behind.
There's a notable disparity between the rate of employment for people with and without disabilities, especially in certain pockets of the US.
An obsession with GDP growth fails to account for some of society's most pressing problems.
Developing countries must begin seriously considering how technological changes will impact labour trends.
As robotics, IoT, and other automation technologies grow in sophistication and commercial feasibility, jobs at nearly every skill level will be impacted.