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How Donald Trump’s election led to this senior employee quitting her job with a tech giant

A senior employee at computer giant IBM has quit her job and publicly condemned her former boss, in one example of what can happen...
Community “cash-mob” to support Brisbane fruit shop in fight against supermarket giants

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Fruit wholesaler backpays workers $76,000 after Fair Work Ombudsman finds it ignored award rates

A fruit and vegetable wholesaler has been hit with a $76,478 repayment bill after the Fair Work Ombudsman found the business had underpaid two...
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The perils of ‘finder fees’ for mates and the ‘blind recruiting’ apps that could help

It's no secret that Silicon Valley has a problem with gender diversity, a problem that spills into much of the tech sector worldwide. An article...
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“Heartless” scammers in WA target job seekers with fake recruitment website

Opportunistic scammers have taken advantage of job seekers in Western Australia by establishing a fraudulent recruitment website that impersonates a legitimate site for opportunities...
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Three ways to boost your network without going to awkward events

If you want to boost your network, skip industry drinks this Friday. That’s the advice Networking is Not Working author and entrepreneur Derek Coburn has...

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What’s the private joke you’re sharing?

No one likes to be the butt of a private joke. It’s behaviour that contributes to allowing contempt to flourish in a system. One of...

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How to rise above your rut

We sometimes don’t know how stuck we are, until we are finally out of an often self-imposed trough. Passing phase A rut may simply be a...
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Why Dell’s 10-year effort to achieve diversity in tech will be a never-ending challenge

“No country in the world can claim to not have a gender gap when it comes to pay,” says Australian Foreign Affairs Minister Julie...
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The uncomfortable truth: Perpetrators of family violence are in our workplaces, along with more than 800,000 victims

Given large companies inevitably employ both the victims and perpetrators of domestic and family violence, they have a responsibility to play a part in...

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Opportunistic job seeker steals company president’s wallet during interview

Job interviews can be tricky to get right, especially if candidates are nervous, there's difficult questions to answer, or personalities clash. However, employers can...
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