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Which jobs are most at risk from the coronavirus shutdown?

“It’s reasonable to think the jobs of about 900,000 are already under threat.” – Jeff Borland, Professor of Economics, University of Melbourne.

Six strategies to juggle work and young kids at home

To entertain and home school your children while working from home is going to take self-awareness, planning, communication and technology.

How a time of panic buying could yet bring us together

As the coronavirus crisis develops, experts expect more people will be sharing food and groceries.

The Smoothie Bombs’ journey to Macy’s

The Smoothie Bombs CEO and founder shares how her company started in her kitchen and made its way to Macy’s in the US.

Paid sick leave for casuals in the spotlight

Employees are torn between endangering their colleagues and customers and calling in sick and losing their wages or jobs.

A toilet paper run is like a bank run. The economic fixes are about the same

If everyone acts normally, we have an equilibrium, but if others panic buy, the optimal strategy for you is to do the same.

Five minutes with Eddie McDougall, The Flying Winemaker

McDougall says the “forced trend” in wine will be an increase in domestic consumption due to coronavirus.

Forget more compulsory super: here are 5 ways to actually boost retirement incomes

Increases in compulsory superannuation contributions starts in July 2021.

The jobs market is nowhere near as good as you’ve heard, and it’s changing us

The job market is weak due to low wage growth and reluctance to switch jobs.

A healthy outlook for 2020

Increasing interest in plant-based meat products and other health options signals strong growth for the health and wellness sector.