Careers

What I learned from reading 385 job applications

Okay, so I’m kind of weird. This year I’ve employed six people. It’s not supposed to be this way; just ask the Daily Telegraph: “The chance jobseekers with little or no experience have of finding work has plummeted, with startling...

Getting out of debt

Rich Girl Loses it All

This week we’re going to do something a little different. See, right now, the newspapers are full of the tragedy. It’s desperately sad and heartbreaking and futile all at the same time: but the fact is, none of us can...

Careers

Why it sucks to be a young person in Australia

If you see a Millennial — a person aged between 18 and 34 — go up and give them a great big hug. They need it. Australian Millennials are among the most miserable young people on the planet — well,...

Careers

How to Score a $1.6 Million Pay Rise

Let me share with you an actual email I received from a former employee a few years ago: Hey Boss, I know I haven’t exactly lived up to expectations since I started, but in my contract there’s a clause that...