A former employee of Kleenmaid has given evidence at trial, shining a light on a former director’s role in the collapsed...

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10th Oct. 2019 2:10 PM

There may be relief on the horizon for 20 sacked staff and as the company and store owner dispute the reason behind the...

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19th Sept. 2019 11:09 AM

Small businesses are paying thousands of dollars to sacked staff for their unworthy unfair dismissal applications because...

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19th Sept. 2019 4:09 AM

A GOOD employee is worth their weight in gold. When we asked readers to nominate their top employees we were overflowing...

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25th July 2019 6:07 PM

The votes are in and it's time to announce who won the title of Mackay's Best Employee.

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25th July 2019 12:07 PM

Readers have nominated the region's best employees, now it's time to find just one winner.

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19th July 2019 5:07 PM

Hundreds of thousands of workers across Australia are set to feel the pain of a penalty rate cut next week. But it’s not...

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28th June 2019 10:06 AM

Delivery drivers and in-store workers from pizza giant Domino’s are launching a class action against their employer.

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25th June 2019 5:06 AM

A FAIR Work Ombudsman audit of 209 Wide Bay businesses has resulted in a recovery of $80,785 in unpaid wages.

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24th May 2019 5:05 AM

Bill Shorten has refused to rule out that bosses or parents will have to pay superannuation for childcare workers who will...

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09th May 2019 5:05 AM

By taking just three days of leave later this month, workers will be able to enjoy a 10-day mini-holiday.

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01st April 2019 4:04 PM

Seven shirts folded per minute, “shouting rooms” and 18-hour days. Former Australian Uniqlo employees have spoken out about...

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03rd March 2019 3:03 PM

Former operators of a car wash business have been fined after they underpaid 59 workers more than $147,000.

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07th Dec. 2018 6:12 AM

New change will affect millions of Australian workers and is set to revolutionise the workplace.

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21st Nov. 2018 6:11 AM

The New South Wales government has announced the change that will start next year.

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16th Nov. 2018 11:11 AM

THEY’RE “entitled”, easily distracted, full of opinions and have short attention spans. And they’re coming to an office...

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09th Oct. 2018 9:10 AM

SACKED Jewel workers are demanding to know why they were dumped without warning, saying the swift and unexplained sacking...

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02nd Oct. 2018 7:10 AM

FOR years, Bunnings has sent staff home in slow periods to make up their hours in peak times. Now, workers are fighting...

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10th Sept. 2018 2:09 PM

AN AUSSIE company has gone to extreme measures to keep its employees in shape and the pictures are priceless.

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08th Sept. 2018 3:09 AM

The CEO of a charity with offices across NSW and QLD has launched a spectacular attack on her “toxic” employees, likening...

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25th June 2018 12:06 PM

Coles Silkstone Village Store Support ManagerJim Koutsis has been with the company for 15 years.

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05th June 2018 2:06 PM

A GROUP of dedicated staffers were still chained to their desks in the early hours of the morning — but it wasn’t good...

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18th April 2018 11:04 AM

PEOPLE are sharing the craziest workplace rows they’ve ever experienced — from fights over smelly lunches to loud...

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17th April 2018 4:04 PM

How one of the Sunshine Coast's biggest employers is upskilling its workforce

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21st Feb. 2018 11:02 AM

BUNDABERG workers who don't speak English can now report workplace concerns in 16 other languages.

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01st Aug. 2017 5:08 PM

Has it not occurred to anyone else these employers named and shamed are of one ethnic race?

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22nd June 2017 7:06 AM

"THE best thing is that hopefully people will feel they're in a good space and can come forward and get help".

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09th Dec. 2016 8:12 AM

McAleese receivers have confirmed that layoffs were part of a "progressive" closure of Mackay's business

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11th Oct. 2016 10:10 AM

TWO Mackay region hotels are finalists in the 2016 Queensland Hotels Association Awards for Excellence.

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21st Sept. 2016 3:09 PM

WORK4ME is a simple platform which takes job and skills matching to the next level by directly matching an applicant's...

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16th Aug. 2016 7:08 PM

Work4Me is a simple platform which takes job and skills matching to the next level by directly matching an applicant's...

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16th Aug. 2016 4:08 PM

HINKLER MP Keith Pitt said that a re-elected Coalition Government would strengthen existing workplace laws to ensure better...

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24th May 2016 4:05 PM

THEY might own the latest iPhone and can text, blindfolded with one finger, but new research shows most employees can’t...

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19th Jan. 2016 5:01 AM

IF you’re looking for a career where saving lives is part of your daily job, then an opportunity has opened up for you.

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18th Dec. 2015 5:12 AM

FOR the second year running, 39 Hyne Timber employees have put down their razors and picked up their fundraising efforts...

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03rd Dec. 2015 10:12 AM

BUSINESSES across our region now have a guide to help them support employees who are experiencing domestic violence.

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14th Nov. 2015 5:11 AM

QANTASLINK Gladstone is helping bring to light more conversations about depression in their employees and those who are...

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07th Sept. 2015 5:09 AM

OPINION: Each year more and more words seem to disappear from regular use or at the very least don’t mean...

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13th Feb. 2015 8:02 AM

THE Crime and Corruption Commission has finalised investigations into the Whitsunday Regional Council.

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28th Oct. 2014 7:10 AM

TREASURER Joe Hockey has conceded the money from delayed superannuation increases passed in Canberra on Tuesday may line...

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03rd Sept. 2014 3:09 PM

EMPLOYEES at Peabody Energy’s Burton coking coal mine are fuming after receiving text messages saying they were being made...

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01st Sept. 2014 2:09 PM

HERVEY Bay will soon be home to super store Spotlight, with jobs being advertised on seek.com.au for a store manager and...

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18th Aug. 2014 5:08 AM

APPLE chief executive Tim Cook has admitted he is not "satisfied" with the company's diversity numbers.

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15th Aug. 2014 8:08 AM

WORKING from home never looked better. A survey has revealed a long list of counter-productive work behaviours by Aussie...

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12th June 2014 10:06 AM

SURVIVING endurance sports comes from solid training foundations. And if anyone knows about building foundations, it’s...

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04th March 2014 11:03 AM

MORALE in the workplace is often an accurate barometer of how well a business is functioning.

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09th Feb. 2014 6:02 AM