'Sometimes you feel one voice doesn't make a difference': How small business changed paid parental leave
Small business owners will be able to more easily access the government's paid parental leave scheme under proposed legislative change.
- by Cara Waters
Retailers have called for the national harmonisation of long service leave laws ahead of changes to provisions in Victoria that will further complicate already complex pay roll systems.
- by Anna Patty
Plus, barristers get ACT-first parental leave policy.
The life experience more Australian men need to embrace.
- by Georgina Dent
The agency says it never anticipated 18 weeks of parental leave would be available for all staff.
- by Doug Dingwall
A well-meaning friend told this expectant Perth dad that his role would mainly be to help with the chores in the "fourth trimester". But it just felt wrong.
- by Emma Young
Companies are offering generous parental leave schemes to attract talent but supporting employees while on leave is also pivotal.
- by Jewel Topsfield
"Some of the stories we've heard are really shocking, parents are really struggling, it's heart-breaking."
- by Sherryn Groch
My father quit his job in the 1980s so he could spend a year caring for my two brothers.
- by Conrad Liveris