Even if policies could be found to bind new immigrants to regional areas, workers' movements would continue to weaken the long-run impact on regional populations and economies.
More than half of vets consider a change of job, despite considerable financial, emotional and intellectual investment.
Chief Scientist Alan Finkel's proposal for regulating AI is a trustmark. Its working title is ‘the Turing Certificate’, in honour of Alan Turing.
Women have less to fear than men, and probably more to benefit, from the advent of robots.
A long read on the decimation of British jobcentres – and why it puts the rollout of Universal Credit at risk.
Work dominates many of our lives, often in ways that are detrimental to our health and well-being.
May Day is a time to reflect on labour struggles of the past and demands for the future, and Canada's move toward increasing the minimum wage is not enough. Labour politics is about who counts
Despite relatively stable and low levels of unemployment, workers are increasingly concerned that their jobs are at risk.
More women are making it to the boardroom but are often promoted to an untenable and precarious leadership position.
Our study found that office workers performed just the same, whether the air conditioning was set at 22°C or 25°C. But making that tweak can cut energy use by 18%.
A long weekend approaches. Here's how to make it feel like a vacation, and return to work feeling fully recharged.
Men and young people are more likely to be ageist, but few Australians are resolutely ageist in their views, a new survey finds.
A strike around a specific employment issue can easily develop a momentum of its own and become a catalyst for a much wider expression of dissatisfaction.
Even though child care costs more than college tuition in many states, college affordability seems to get more attention. Here's why that needs to change.
Banning relationships is likely to be ineffective and may result in disengagement, secrecy and resentment by employees of the encroachment of employment policies into genuinely private matters.
Pets have become a major part of our lives, with many millennials opting for a dog or cat instead of children. What should employers do to accommodate pet owners?
The productivity gains businesses get some automating some jobs, aren't being passed on to workers in higher wages, evidence shows.
A new report suggests one in four jobs could be at risk in cities outside the south.
Can today's crisis in mental health be seen as the result of neoliberalism, the 2007/08 financial crisis and the austerity policies that followed?
The digital economy has created millions of jobs that involve intense competition, unregulated working conditions and extremely low rates of pay.