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Embrace training to stay relevant in an ever-changing workplace.

How to stay relevant at work


Companies are moving toward automation over human skills. Here's what you need to do to stay relevant at work.

Money Work
9 months ago
(Ys Comment)

Discussion of the week

Do you have a canny tip for saving money.

Share your money-saving hacks here

Everyone loves to save a dollar or two when they can. Do you have any money-saving tips to share with your YsFriends?

About 1 year ago
(Money & Business)

Your Memories

I hated school, but felt free during the daily walk there and back.

Do you remember walking to school?

Walking the few kilometres to and from school used to be a favourite part of my day. That's not the case for today's kids.

Culture Community Nostalgia
About 1 year ago

Your Stories

Cows enjoying the breeze from fans.

Wind turbines keeping cows cool, and other tales

My wife has a habit of putting her foot in it and it can be so funny, I have to share.

Domestic Travel Relationships Community Australia
9 months ago

Your Rants

Who's worse, member unions or business? Picture: Supplied.

Are unions as bad as business?

Employer unions, employee unions or unethical business. Who's worse?

Money Work Politics
9 months ago

Your Causes

photo credit @geoff.

Why invest in women and girls?

As we celebrate International Women's Day today, we'd love you to ponder this Desmond Tutu quote, which we totally agree with.

Support a Cause Kindness Community
9 months ago

How to discover a masterpiece

A cheaply acquired painting is actually from the Flemish master Brueghel. The revelation involved some detective work.

Money Culture Art History
Originally from bbc.com
(Entertainment & Culture)

Business wants family homes included in pension asset test

The family home or a principal place of residence should be included in the assets test for the aged pension, according to the...

Money Ageing Politics
Originally from abc.net.au
(Money & Business)

Older Australians hit back at new pension asset test call

Groups representing older Australians are up in arms over a proposal to put an asset test on the family home, arguing it is...

Money Ageing Politics
Originally from abc.net.au
(Money & Business)
Should we be asking whether something is moral before seeking to profit from it? Picture: NT Live Export Assoc.

Without morals, we are nothing

"Morality is lost when it is subservient to economics"

Money Business Animals Social Issues
About 2 years ago
(Money & Business)

Centrelink staff to strike over debt-recovery debacle

Centrelink staff will launch two weeks of rolling industrial action from February 13 in response to the Government's...

Money Social Issues Politics
Originally from abc.net.au

Do not write off older workers seeking new careers

Companies told that it's unacceptable that some older people are overlooked for roles they would suit completely.

Money Business Ageing
Originally from telegraph.co.uk
(Money & Business)

Everyone gets poorer as rich get richer: survey

Nearly half of all Australian households earning less than $40,000 a year said they went backwards financially last year,...

Money Ageing
Originally from abc.net.au
(Money & Business)

Five signs you're dealing with an online dating scammer

Don’t think it will never happen to you, it really can happen to anyone.

Money Dating
Originally from huffingtonpost.co.uk
(Love & Relationships)

Is this the world's highest-paid post office boss?

Australia Post's strategy of trying to hide its CEO's $5.6 million salary package has backfired and the Government should step...

Money Social Issues
Originally from abc.net.au
(Money & Business)
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When it comes to great bloggers you can connect with, this list has you covered.

20 mature bloggers worth following

Looking for Australian...

(Entertainment & Culture) Almost 2 years ago
They may be hideous, but geez, some toby jugs are valuable.

Is your toby jug worth a fortune?

Did you know that some of...

(Nostalgia) 9 months ago
The Australian Car.

Remembering the mighty Holden EH

While the EH Holden, even...

(Pastimes) 9 months ago
Who's worse, member unions or business? Picture: Supplied.

Are unions as bad as business?

Employer unions, employee...

9 months ago
Delicious chilli crabs.

Tangy chilli blue swimmer crab

This is one of the reasons...

(Epicure) About 1 year ago
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Photographic memories
It's 35 years since the Ash Wednesday bushfires in South Australia and Victoria claimed 75 lives and more than 2500 buildings.