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Topic of the week

Embrace training to stay relevant in an ever-changing workplace.

How to stay relevant at work


Companies are moving toward automation over human skills. Here's what you need to do to stay relevant at work.

Money Work
8 months ago
(Ys Comment)

Discussion of the week

Do you have a canny tip for saving money.

Share your money-saving hacks here

Everyone loves to save a dollar or two when they can. Do you have any money-saving tips to share with your YsFriends?

11 months ago
(Money & Business)

Your Memories

I hated school, but felt free during the daily walk there and back.

Do you remember walking to school?

Walking the few kilometres to and from school used to be a favourite part of my day. That's not the case for today's kids.

Culture Community Nostalgia
11 months ago

Your Stories

Cows enjoying the breeze from fans.

Wind turbines keeping cows cool, and other tales

My wife has a habit of putting her foot in it and it can be so funny, I have to share.

Domestic Travel Relationships Community Australia
8 months ago

Your Rants

Who's worse, member unions or business? Picture: Supplied.

Are unions as bad as business?

Employer unions, employee unions or unethical business. Who's worse?

Money Work Politics
8 months ago

Your Causes

photo credit @geoff.

Why invest in women and girls?

As we celebrate International Women's Day today, we'd love you to ponder this Desmond Tutu quote, which we totally agree with.

Support a Cause Kindness Community
8 months ago

Starc numbers that will terrify opponents

It feels like these days Mitchell Starc always takes a wicket in the first over of an innings.

ODI Sri Lanka Cricket Australia
Originally from foxsports.com.au
(Sport & Leisure)

Warner leads Aussies to big win in final ODI

David Warner has finally found form to hit the highest ODI score by an Australian batsman in Sri Lanka and lift his side to a...

ODI Sri Lanka Cricket Australia
Originally from abc.net.au
(Sport & Leisure)
How can we be proud of a nation that trades ethics for economics?.

Are we a nation devoid of ethics?

We like to think of ourselves as ethical, but are we as a nation really as ethical as we think?

greed Economy Ethics Australia
Over 2 years ago
(Money & Business)

Australia’s ultimate camping and glamping destinations

Whether it’s trekking through the solitary outback in search of a spot to settle for the night, or waking up to the sound of...

Best Sites Glamping Camping Australia
Originally from news.com.au

Australia hunted down by S.Africa in sensational ODI chase

Australia has somehow contrived to lose the third one-day international against South Africa despite posting the fourth-highest...

ODI Cricket South Africa Australia
Originally from abc.net.au
(Sport & Leisure)

Hard-working Aussie family making mockery of Peter Dutton

What's more Aussie than hard work and helping out a stranger?

Work Relationships Politics Australia
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au

Australia Day is stained with blood ... let's move it

Somehow, many Australians have obliterated the gory reality of colonialism from their memories.

Social Issues Politics Australia
Originally from huffingtonpost.com.au

Australian of the Year 2017: The nominees

The awards celebrate the achievements and contributions of ordinary Australians enacting extraordinary change.

Support a Cause Inspiration Australia
Originally from abc.net.au

On call with our prime minister, Trump badgers and brags

No ‘G’day, mate’.

Trump Politics Australia
Originally from washingtonpost.com
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Your Great Australians

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When it comes to great bloggers you can connect with, this list has you covered.

20 mature bloggers worth following

Looking for Australian...

(Entertainment & Culture) Almost 2 years ago
They may be hideous, but geez, some toby jugs are valuable.

Is your toby jug worth a fortune?

Did you know that some of...

(Nostalgia) 8 months ago
JB Hi-Fi is on the money when it comes to customer service.

JB Hi-Fi Vs Harvey Norman

When it comes to comparing...

(Money & Business) About 2 years ago
The Australian Car.

Remembering the mighty Holden EH

While the EH Holden, even...

(Pastimes) 8 months ago

Ripper dad jokes get a laugh

Here's my pick of some of...

(Love & Relationships) Over 2 years ago
Weekly Poll
Photographic memories
It's 35 years since the Ash Wednesday bushfires in South Australia and Victoria claimed 75 lives and more than 2500 buildings.