Special Reports

Fri 16 Apr 2021

10 jobs with the biggest spike in vacancies

Premium Content 10 jobs with the biggest spike in vacancies

Government figures reveal the 10 occupations that have experienced the largest increase in hiring over the past year. See the list.

Thu 8 Apr 2021

Billionaire family warning: ‘Pay penalty rates we’re broke’

Premium Content Billionaire family warning: ‘Pay penalty rates we’re broke’

A Queensland resort that is a holiday playground for the nation’s rich and famous is facing claims some staff have worked hundreds of hours of unpaid overtime.

‘Not correct’: Aus Post chair hits back

‘Not correct’: Aus Post chair hits back

Australia Post’s chair has fired back at ex-CEO Christine Holgate in a point-by-point riposte online, saying this “clearly is a difficult time”.

Wed 7 Apr 2021

Cut-price quarantine for overseas farm workers

Premium Content Cut-price quarantine for overseas farm workers

Overseas agricultural workers will get half price hotel quarantine in a bid to address a shortage of 15,000 workers across the horticulture and meat sectors in NSW.

Wed 31 Mar 2021

JobKeeper blamed as hundreds of Virgin staff stood down

Premium Content JobKeeper blamed as hundreds of Virgin staff stood down

Days after the Commonwealth’s JobKeeper program ended Queensland’s Virgin Australia has delivered a bombshell to hundreds of its ‘below the wing’ staff.

Mon 29 Mar 2021

How to cash in on COVID’s best side hustles

Premium Content How to cash in on COVID’s best side hustles

Second jobs and side gigs boomed last year. Here’s how to keep making money and benefit from the rewritten rules of the sharing economy well into the future.

Fri 26 Mar 2021

Women can be ‘worst bullies’ at work, warns watchdog

Premium Content Women can be ‘worst bullies’ at work, warns watchdog

Leading feminist and work watchdog Libby Lyons has warned against “a mob mentality’’ against men in the war on sexual harassment.

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