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.
Whether you're spending the holiday shopping for bargains, barbecuing with friends or striking for better pay, here are a few Labor Day highlights from our labor experts.
Research shows that low-skilled workers are losing jobs and wages in developed countries because of trade, but the evidence still isn't there as to who are the winners.
Uber's introduction of driverless cars is a big change for the company but the changes it has brought to the world of work are here to stay.
Work, consume, die. The relentless drive for improvements in our workplaces brings unexpected costs.
Obama's new overtime rules will be a big win for workers, but they could also give a boost to companies and the economy.
The new regulation will allow millions more U.S. workers to qualify for overtime pay. Our experts assess the impact.
The global economy is already unsustainable – let alone if it gets bigger.