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There’s serious talk about a “job guarantee”, but it’s not that straightforward

It will take a mix of measures to ensure that high unemployment is only temporary.

Teleworkability in Australia: 41% of full-time and 35% of part-time jobs can be done from home

Women are more likely to have teleworkable jobs than men.

BP to cut 10,000 jobs globally

BP cut its 2020 spending plans after the coronavirus pandemic brought an unprecedented drop in demand for oil.

The next employment challenge from coronavirus: how to help the young

The young are always hardest hit during economic downturns – needing to make the transition from education to work at a time when there are few new jobs on offer.

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.

Woolworths to hire 20,000 staff in the next month to meet demand in stores and scale up online

Roles available across supermarkets, e-commerce, supply chain and drinks, while the Group also announces rental relief for shopping centre tenants.

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.

The 15 most in-demand skills this year

HR expert Karen Gately delves into the ‘soft’ and ‘hard’ skills that employers are looking for in 2020.

Australian workers favour praise over perks, Hays finds

Research shows workers stays in a company two to four years longer when they are recognised for a job well done.

Beautiful people don’t always win in the workplace

In the age of authenticity, beauty may be losing its cache.