This article is authored by Helen Baker, an Australian financial adviser and founder of On Your Own Two Feet, part of the Career Money Life Supplier Community. This article is originally published by 50 So What. Thanks to Australia’s compulsory superannuation scheme, most of us are making regular superannuation contributions. But there’s more to superannuation than … Continue reading 5 myths of superannuation and what you really need to know
This article is originally published by Yahoo Finance. Passion is making a lot of Australians do it. So’s boredom. And then there are those seeking a bit on the side because they want some fun. From virtual assistants and app developers to cake decorators and wedding photographers, thousands of Australians are turning their skills or … Continue reading 3 things women need to consider when setting up a side hustle
This article is authored by Girard Dorney and is originally published by HRM Online. HRM looks at research on our biases about older workers – from why conversations about ageism tend to focus on the elderly, to the troubling implications of ‘compassionate ageism’. Quick thought experiment: you have two employees with the same role. One is … Continue reading 4 non-obvious facts about discrimination against older workers
This article is authored by Rich Karlgaard and is originally published by The Wall Street Journal. In 1980, I was 25 and hadn’t yet bloomed. This hit home one night while I was working as a security guard in San Jose, Calif. Just after dark, as I started my perimeter patrol of a fenced rent-a-truck … Continue reading It’s Never Too Late to Start a Brilliant Career
This article is authored by Jo O’Donovan and is originally published by Workplace Relationships. Procrastination...do you do it? Are you guilty, or is it something your putting off??? The dictionary says procrastination is: I want to champion the case FOR procrastination! I think there are times that a bit "humming and hawing" is totally called … Continue reading I’m trying to decide whether to procrastinate… or not!