Australians Commuting on Average 48 Minutes per Day

By: McCrindleThe average commute time per day since this decade began has increased from 40 minutes to 48 minutes, an increased commute time of 20% shows the latest data from HILDA. Workers now spend on average 4.5 hours a week getting to and from work, a rise of 23% since 2002. Sydneysiders spend...

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A Teacher’s Survival Guide to Dealing with Parents

By: Michael McQueen Once upon a time, it was a student who got nervous in the lead-up to parent-teacher interviews. Nowadays, the person often getting most anxious is the teacher! With the rise of hyper-protective parenting, teachers today face overwhelming scrutiny, enormous pressure and even...

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Getting Into the Zone When Working from Home

By: Michael McQueen We all know the feeling of being in a rut when motivation eludes us and the gravity of inertia feels too great to shrug off. There’s a pile of work to do but you can’t seem to summon the energy or will to get off and go. With more of us in freelance roles or working from home...

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Money & Me with Karen & Colin

Karen and Colin discuss investing this week on Money & Me.  Investment is not always an easy one to understand – there are so may options to consider!  Colin will set you straight with his easy to understand explanations about investing your hard earned money! Check out their interview...

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Self Help Workplace

The Talkback Lounge have been traveling again – this time to Youngtown to chat with Donna Bain – General Manager at Self Help Workplace. Self Help Workplace is an Australian Disability Enterprise which provides employment for people with a disability, currently employing more than 50...

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