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Who Has Cultural Muscle in Australia

Who Has Cultural Muscle in Australia?

The newspaper, The Australian Financial Review, publishes a list every year of the most culturally powerful people in Australia. According to the paper, these are the people we take notice of and talk about. They have the power to define what it means to be Australian. These people help shape our views. The list has
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How Men and Women Experience Anxiety Differently

How Men and Women Experience Anxiety Differently

Did you know that women are twice as likely as men to be diagnosed with anxiety, but that does not mean that women are twice as likely as men to suffer anxiety? A lot of men may have anxiety, but they don’t seek help or the doctor doesn’t pick it up. What is anxiety? Anxiety
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How Often Should You Change Jobs

How Often Should You Change Jobs?

Very few people sit in the same job for life. Some do. They might get into an extremely well-paying, prestigious organisation like the Department of Foreign Affairs or the ABC and decide to stay there for the rest of their life, but most Australians will change jobs 12 times in their life. They stay on
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Are Open-Plan Offices Better or Worst

Are Open-Plan Offices Better or Worst?

Have you ever worked in an open-plan office? Or have you always worked in a small office with one or two others or perhaps your own office or in a shop or perhaps on a factory floor? The open-plan office resembles a factory floor. Companies built open-plan offices because they were cheap to construct and
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Why People Trust a Robot Over Their Manager

Why People Trust a Robot Over Their Manager

I love it! I have just read in a new study that 64 per cent of people have more trust in robots than their managers. The research was for the second annual ‘Artificial Intelligent at Work Study’ conducted by Oracle and Future Workplace, a research firm specialising in artificial intelligence. The study of 8,370 employees
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What Do People Regret Most

What Do People Regret Most?

Do you know that old French song, “Je ne regrette rien” by Edith Piaf? Here are the lyrics in English: No, nothing of nothing No! I don’t feel sorry about anything Not the good things people have done to me Not the bad things, it’s all the same to me. No, nothing of nothing No!
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