Special Reports

Thu 8 Apr 2021

Billionaire family warning: ‘Pay penalty rates we’re broke’

Premium Content Billionaire family warning: ‘Pay penalty rates we’re broke’

A Queensland resort that is a holiday playground for the nation’s rich and famous is facing claims some staff have worked hundreds of hours of unpaid overtime.

‘Not correct’: Aus Post chair hits back

‘Not correct’: Aus Post chair hits back

Australia Post’s chair has fired back at ex-CEO Christine Holgate in a point-by-point riposte online, saying this “clearly is a difficult time”.

Wed 31 Mar 2021

JobKeeper blamed as hundreds of Virgin staff stood down

Premium Content JobKeeper blamed as hundreds of Virgin staff stood down

Days after the Commonwealth’s JobKeeper program ended Queensland’s Virgin Australia has delivered a bombshell to hundreds of its ‘below the wing’ staff.

‘People want some certainty’: Fears over CQ mine job plan

Premium Content ‘People want some certainty’: Fears over CQ mine job plan

‘If the mine still has reserves there then they should be exhausting them.’

Mon 29 Mar 2021

How to cash in on COVID’s best side hustles

Premium Content How to cash in on COVID’s best side hustles

Second jobs and side gigs boomed last year. Here’s how to keep making money and benefit from the rewritten rules of the sharing economy well into the future.

Sat 27 Mar 2021

Whitsunday businesses to be hardest hit when JobKeeper ends

Premium Content Whitsunday businesses to be hardest hit when JobKeeper ends

The looming end of the welfare program has brought to light the businesses that are tracking well and those still doing it incredibly tough.

Fri 26 Mar 2021

Women can be ‘worst bullies’ at work, warns watchdog

Premium Content Women can be ‘worst bullies’ at work, warns watchdog

Leading feminist and work watchdog Libby Lyons has warned against “a mob mentality’’ against men in the war on sexual harassment.

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