Special Reports

Fri 17 Jan 2020

Important skill Aussies need to land a job

premium_icon Important skill Aussies need to land a job

The most useful skills Aussies need to land a job or succeed at work have been revealed. But one stands out among the rest.

Fri 3 Jan 2020

Jesus is praying for a job - here's how you can help him

premium_icon Jesus is praying for a job - here's how you can help him

‘The weather is good and I have friends who told me that in Australia you can earn a lot of money': Spanish tourist Jesus Echevarria on his hunt for work.

Tue 24 Dec 2019

Apprenticeship numbers plummet, sparking job pain

premium_icon Apprenticeship numbers plummet, sparking job pain

In a sign of a worsening skills crisis in Queensland, the number of young people completing apprenticeships has plunged by more than 20 per cent new data reveals

Mon 23 Dec 2019

Aussies still owed millions in pay scandals

premium_icon Aussies still owed millions in pay scandals

These underpayment cases short-changed Aussie workers by millions of dollars this year. But as 2020 looms, some are still waiting for their money.

Fri 20 Dec 2019

The downside of state’s 6000 new jobs

premium_icon The downside of state’s 6000 new jobs

The Queensland economy added the second most jobs in the nation last month, but it wasn’t enough to stop the state from keeping an unwanted title.

Mon 18 Nov 2019

Mecca addresses allegations of staff abuse

premium_icon Mecca addresses allegations of staff abuse

Mecca has launched an investigation into allegations of staff mistreatment but some say that the campaign to end bullying in the cosmetics industry is a “witch...

Wed 3 Jul 2019

Boss’ ‘straight up racist’ email slur

Boss’ ‘straight up racist’ email slur

Connie Cheung applied for a job as an office assistant. Soon afterwards, she received an email from a recruiter that horrified her.

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