With the Conservatives trying to muscle in on traditional Labour territory by painting themselves as the party of workers, it's worth taking a closer look at their promises.
It is important to take serious the increasing risk of those who work but remain in poverty. When the population feels that it is losing even if it respects the rules of the game, populism increases.
People will still be needed on factory floors, even as robots become more common. Future operators will have technical support and be super-strong, super-smart and constantly connected.
As tax day approaches, here's a primer on how your dollars help fund the U.S. government, and how your share has probably increased.
Breach of a psychological contract in the workplace can irreparably damage relationships and produce a number of undesirable outcomes.
The obstacles workers face in successfully pursuing their entitlements and the inadequacy of our current penalties to deter underpayments means problems with franchises will remain.
The number of "knowledge workers" in Australia is rising but they present a unique challenge to managers.
Australia's labour market does a relatively good job of accommodating the preferences of the majority of workers. But that's not to say there's no-one who wouldn't prefer to work more – or less.
Despite its promises, people analytics has serious ethical implications and can adversely affect organisations and how people are treated at work.
A major shift to an industrial relations model that benefits all parties will only happen with the utmost co-operation of Australian workers, unions and – most crucially – employers.
Regions that offer adquate amenities for residents have the best chance of converting long-distance commuters into the sort of new residents who can sustain regional prosperity.
In work poverty is a sign the icy tide of capitalism is now lapping at our ankles in the global north.
When workers don't have leave and are in temporary employment, new research suggests they are likely to use small acts of deviant behaviour to find satisfaction in work.
Theresa May has dropped her pledge to put workers on company boards. It's a big concession to vested business interests.
In Australia, there is no system in place to support people returning to work after cancer treatment – or to provide advice to their employers on how to help them.
Past attempts to help Latrobe Valley workers weather economic changes haven't made a difference, so the closure of Hazelwood presents a challenge.
A Trump victory on Nov. 8 would preserve a conservative majority on the court. A look back at its recent decisions shows why that would be very bad for workers' rights.
Here's how to make a happy workplace during year-end assessments.
Australia can learn from the US where state governments have attracted foreign investment in manufacturing that contributes to local economies.
In an increasingly mobile society and economy, the international governance of migrant labour lags way behind the forces of globalisation.