Employees at a New Zealand company behind an innovative trial of a four-day working week have declared it a resounding success, with 78 per cent saying they were better able to manage their work-life balance.
Menopause is one of the last great taboo subjects in the workplace but its impacts are great — and it's time we talked about it. It can increase women's dissatisfaction with work, absenteeism and desire to quit their jobs, writes Ruth McPhail.
A school holiday program aims to inspire a new generation of mining experts amid a skills shortage in the industry.
A fourth-generation apprentice butcher defies her family's wishes to show that women can cut it in the meat industry.
While job interviews are a great opportunity to showcase your abilities, they can also present some pretty awkward moments — up to and including your interviewer's apparently soulless demeanour. But don't worry, there are some simple tricks to help you nab the role, if you even want it.
A high-ranking government bureaucrat was moments away from posting a job advertisement when her HR department told her it had failed a "gender decoder" test. So what makes a job ad masculine or feminine?
Malcolm Turnbull's suggestion that "too many kids do law" has merit. But a law degree offers much more than legal training, writes Rosalind Dixon.
As a schoolgirl, Clare Sheng was determined to stay out of the family alteration business. Now the one-time pharmacist is taking it to new heights.
Becoming an astronaut or going to Mars is often the first thing people think about when it comes to working in space, but there's so much more on offer.