Category Archives: Market News

Job pressure & the modern work force

Australian Council of Trade Unions has recently released a study conducted through a new national survey of 42,000 workers. This study has highlighted the issues known to many, for many years…the Australian workplace although becoming less physically demanding than in the past has resulted in longer working hours with new forms of stress emerging. The…
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Employment data – Australia & UK

Australian trend estimates (MONTHLY CHANGE for Jul 2011 Employment increased to 11,448,500. Unemployment increased to 598,500. Unemployment rate steady at 5.0%. UK Market – to May 2011 The unemployment rate for the three months to May 2011 was 7.7 per cent of the economically active population, down 0.1 on the quarter. The total number of…
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