The government’s race report suggests ethnic minority graduates gain less from university because of poor course choices. Our findings show that’s not quite true.
Tomorrow’s good jobs will require digital skills like programming.
What's more, higher education holds the key to ensuring humans are equipped with the necessary skills to work alongside AI.
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Traditional expectations can be a problem in relationships.
United Airlines officials testify after United physically forced a customer off a Chicago flight.
United Airlines faced a public relations nightmare when they dragged a man off a flight in 2017 – until the blame shifted back to the victim.
Students in the electrical program at H.C. Wilcox Technical High School in Meriden, Connecticut practice their skills.
Connecticut Technical Education and Career System
Students who get admitted to Connecticut's career and technical education high schools are more likely to graduate and earn significantly more than peers who barely missed the cut.
Extra education has been shown to pay off in the long run.
Students who plan to get more education than is required for the career they hope to have end up earning higher salaries as a result, a new analysis shows.
Behaviours identified as early as kindergarten are clues about larger contexts that have lifelong consequences for individuals and society.
Inattention is one of the most important early behavioural risk factors for a range of adverse life outcomes, including lower earnings.
First-generation college students face uneven prospects well after college.
First-generation college students earn substantially less than their peers whose parents went to college, new research shows.
An Amazon employee applies tape to a package before shipment.
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The rise of superstar companies that dominate their industries may be partly to blame for the lack of wage growth in the US in recent years. It could also suggest a solution.
Is the scale telling the truth?
A new study explores whether how we perceive our body weight affects our prospects in the job market and at work.
Reducing wages of Australia’s lowest-paid workers will only worsen the existing economic situation.
Employer groups are calling for a cut in real wages for low paid workers, but this would only exacerbate current problems.
In work poverty is a sign the icy tide of capitalism is now lapping at our ankles in the global north.
Finding a way forward.
Searching for a sensitive route to the practical aftermath of tragedy.
Cornered, aggressive cigarette companies are no good to anyone. (sadface)
Vaping has given governments a huge opportunity to cajole cigarette companies towards better public health.
Flag carrier. Easyjet CEO Carolyn McCall.
Measures to bring more female directors into the executive suite are failing to boost performance. Here's why...
To make politicians invest more in quality public education, more people need to vote.
The way Australia collects sensitive reporting data is stuck in the 1990s.
Australia's sharemarket is an important global exchange - so why is it a technological backwater?
Ringmaster. CEOs are playing to the crowd.
A cheerful assessment of the profit potential from a merger is an easy sell to eager investors.
Debenhams: one of several quoted companies on the private equity merry-go-round.
There is an ongoing and very heated debate between the unconditional supporters of private equity and their opponents. It’s not hard to see why. On the surface, these investors can often buy fragile companies…
Hanging by a thread? Tech giants might be in the bubble.
No need to beat about the bush. There is another tech bubble in the United States. The relationship between the share prices and profits of US tech companies like Facebook, Twitter and LinkedIn is at unsustainable…