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Erotic capital: how it helps (or harms) your career

Erotic capital: how it helps (or harms) your career

Managers admit that they treat attractive staff differently - but at what cost?

  • by James Adonis

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'Baby Shark' driving you crazy? The startup behind it warns penguins are next
Startups

'Baby Shark' driving you crazy? The startup behind it warns penguins are next

The startup behind YouTube sensation Baby Shark Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo is seeking to capitalise on the song's success.

  • by Jihye Lee & Sohee Kim
Safe as houses: The West Australians disrupting the real estate game
WA residential property

Safe as houses: The West Australians disrupting the real estate game

Real estate is ripe for disruption and these Perth entrepreneurs are doing their bit.

  • by Hamish Hastie
'A different scale': Tax agents struck off over tax refund theft allegations
Small business

'A different scale': Tax agents struck off over tax refund theft allegations

Two tax agents have being accused of stealing their clients' tax refunds - and there is no guarantee they will get the money back.

  • by Emma Koehn
'Downward spiral': Push for training, apprenticeships rethink
Small business

'Downward spiral': Push for training, apprenticeships rethink

Smaller operators say there should be more support to help them uncover and train talent.

  • by Emma Koehn
Swim school Jump! CEO unloads on red tape as tradies complain about payment
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Small business

Swim school Jump! CEO unloads on red tape as tradies complain about payment

Demolition contractor Daniel Cook responded to an ad for swim school franchise Jump! for what he thought would be a straight-forward job.

  • by Emma Koehn & Cara Waters
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Farmers hope milk code will address 'David and Goliath' fights
Finance

Farmers hope milk code will address 'David and Goliath' fights

Dairy farmers woke to a win on milk contracts on Tuesday morning - but now it's time for a culture change.

  • by Emma Koehn
The bogan cartoon business taking on Dreamworks and Disney
Entrepreneur

The bogan cartoon business taking on Dreamworks and Disney

Coburg's Bogan Entertainment Solutions is helping drive Australia's burgeoning animation industry.

  • by Cara Waters
'Root of all evil': Payments warning for construction sector
Small business

'Root of all evil': Payments warning for construction sector

The housing market looks set to put further pressure on tradies.

  • by Emma Koehn
Feel like you have a socially useless job? You're not alone
Opinion
Work in Progress

Feel like you have a socially useless job? You're not alone

Preserving roles even when they've outlasted their purpose has unintended consequences.

  • by James Adonis
Scam losses hit $2.8 million as police, tax board impersonated
Telecommunications

Scam losses hit $2.8 million as police, tax board impersonated

Scammers are walking away with million from phone scams and spoofing numbers is difficult to stop.

  • by Emma Koehn & Jennifer Duke