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On-demand startups get more heat over using contractors

Startups in the so-called “on-demand economy” that act as taxi and delivery services are slowly starting to give employee status to their contract workers. But the reason may be more about legal threats than kindness. 392 more words


New York, New York!

I really can’t stand loitering and it’s everywhere.

At the crack of dawn, lots of middle aged men hit the streets and stay there all day.   411 more words


Yak Media: 'The Hunter job dream'

As an unemployed student in the Hunter, a few insights into the issue that aren’t given airtime I thought I’d seek out.

‘Remove the stigma related to creative industries’, ‘Age shouldn’tbe a barrier to work experience’. 2,655 more words

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Executive search is about mutual respect – Part 3

Read Part 1 and Part 2 of the post here and here.

At a micro level, no individual executive search firm or its representative can prosper by ignoring or mistreating people, be they clients or candidates. 202 more words


Another Room another mistery

The view from the window of the new room I’ve rented. In less than one calendar year, I’ve lived in six rooms in different apartments. Poverty forces you to run here and there chasing opporunities. 10 more words


Anchorage Parks Foundation Seeks Programs Manager

The Anchorage Park Foundation is a nonprofit organization that builds Healthy Parks & Healthy People by mobilizing public support and financial resources for Anchorage parks, trails, and recreation opportunities. 28 more words


Fonterra announces proposed job cuts

Source: Stuff
Date: 1 July 2015
Author: Narelle Henson

Hundreds of Fonterra staff across the country are understood to have been called into simultaneous meetings on Wednesday announcing proposed job cuts. 562 more words