Tags » Unemployment

Giant Pandas by Z Shuff

The night I asked Lena to drop out of high school and marry me, it was freezing. We were waiting out a fall hailstorm, hunkered together under the awning of Kennywood Amusement Park’s Haunted House which was Lena’s favorite ride, even though she rode it with her eyes closed. 3,068 more words

All Stories

Unemployment rate for Singaporeans drops to 3.2% in Q3

(Source: www.channelnewsasia.com)

SINGAPORE: The labour market in Singapore continued to improve in the third quarter, with the seasonally adjusted unemployment rate for citizens declining from 3.3 per cent in June to 3.2 per cent in September, said the Manpower Ministry (MOM) in a report released on Wednesday (Dec 13). 174 more words

Current Affairs

Writing it Out: My Mental Health 2

I did the one thing my not-therapist said not to do….

I’m writing this post because today is not a good day. What I want  648 more words


Can We Talk About The Christmas Mental Load, Please?

{“contentType”:”NEWS_STORY”,”id”:{“value”:”abaefa9b8ed7a777ab5f82cf6aca99bc”,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/content\/v2\/abaefa9b8ed7a777ab5f82cf6aca99bc”},”originId”:”Whimn-92392″,”origin”:”WORDPRESS”,”channel”:”NONE”,”title”:”Can We Talk About The Christmas Mental Load, Please?”,”altTitle”:””,”subtitle”:”Can We Talk About The Christmas Mental Load, Please?”,”description”:”

No wonder Kevin’s mum forgot him. “,”link”:”http:\/\/cdn.newsapi.com.au\/link\/abaefa9b8ed7a777ab5f82cf6aca99bc”,”canonicalOverride”:””,”paidStatus”:”NON_PREMIUM”,”originalSource”:”Whimn”,”creditedSource”:”whimn.com.au”,”version”:”PUBLISHED”,”dateUpdated”:”2017-12-12T20:47:48.000Z”,”dateLive”:”2017-12-12T20:30:59.000Z”,”customDate”:”2017-12-12T02:13:59.000Z”,”dateCreated”:”2017-12-12T03:03:06.000Z”,”status”:”ACTIVE”,”thumbnailImage”:{“contentType”:”IMAGE”,”id”:{“value”:”bd019044e7f78096410384ed3170c37b”,”link”:”http:\/\/api.newsapi.com.au\/image\/v1\/bd019044e7f78096410384ed3170c37b”},”originId”:”Whimn-92409-spp_thumbnail”,”origin”:”WORDPRESS”,”title”:”With everything else, it’s easy to understand how Mrs McCallister forgot her son. 2,526 more words


The 3 Things You Think You Shouldn't Tell Your Boss, But Totally Should

If you think college is hard work, wait til you graduate and start job hunting. The fact is, a lot of other graduates with exactly the same qualifications as you (and sometimes better!) are competing for the same jobs. 711 more words


11th December

I’m just going to title my blog posts with the date, because my brain won’t function enough to come up with anything better – and that has stopped me from writing anything at all, which is stupid. 538 more words

Mental Health

Governments haven't always shirked responsibility for our low wages - The Conversation

Post-war Australia experienced a boom with full employment and falling inequality.
State Library of Queensland

Warwick Smith, University of Melbourne

For the last four years or so average wages in Australia… 892 more words

Economic Theory