I recently asked my father if he took time off work after I was born. "Nope", he replied without missing a beat. He went to work the night I was born and taught his corporation law class at a local university.
The rise of peer-to-peer platforms such as Uber have given a new meaning to the term 'portfolio' worker.
The Coalition's paid parental leave changes make it seem like the government is made up of men.
I'm very lucky that I work for myself so I'm able to work hours that I dictate and have the flexibility to do the school runs. But whose responsibility is it to stay home to be the carer when both parents work full time out of the home? Does it always fall to one of them, or should it be a case of sharing the sick leave?
One company refused to give her an apprenticeship because they believed she would be too much of a distraction to the males.
'You trade the heels for your pyjamas and sit with a glass of wine'.
When it comes to happiness in the workplace, it turns out that what we really want is to be treated a bit like a toddler – we need to know the boundaries, but we'd also like a little extra room to move.
To all appearances, 30-year-old Brenton Walsh was a doting new dad, soon the extent of his suffering became brutally apparent.
When it comes to working from home with a baby, life can certainly be both challenging and different.
Federal Government policy is punishing families with caring responsibilities, according to new research.
If you feel like you're working just to cover childcare costs, the latest research proves that you are, in fact, doing just that. It's possible you are even paying for the privilege of working.