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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
10 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?

About 1 year 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
About 1 year 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
10 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
10 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
10 months ago

Stirring up hate is not the Aussie family way!


OPINION: I’m seriously tickled pink at the Greens. They've pulled the rug from under the PM by declaring they will block...

Marriage Equality Relationships
Over 2 years ago
(Love & Relationships)

Why Henry Rollins is so right with marriage equality plea

​According to my Twitter feed, Henry Rollins "nailed it" when speaking about marriage equality on The Project.

Marriage Equality Politics
Originally from watoday.com.au

'Here to lead change': Gay Lib MP's first speech

An emotional Tim Wilson has used his maiden speech in Parliament to urge conservatives to abandon nostalgia and has lamented...

Marriage Equality Politics
Originally from watoday.com.au

Awkward: ex PM's gay marriage grilling

If the photo that Beth Cole took with a former prime minister looks awkward enough, then the conversation that apparently...

Abbott Marriage Plebiscite Equality
Originally from watoday.com.au

LIVE: Shorten 'demeaning' voters over same-sex marriage

Federal Cabinet is yet to decide whether to provide public funding for the yes and no campaigns in its same-sex marriage...

Marriage Plebiscite Equality
Originally from abc.net.au

PM to introduce same-sex marriage legislation this week

The Government is preparing to reveal the legislation needed to set up the same-sex marriage plebiscite, but Labor sounds...

Marriage Plebiscite Equality
Originally from abc.net.au

Plibersek grills Turnbull over 'unnecessary' plebiscite

Acting Opposition Leader Tanya Plibersek uses Question Time to criticise Malcolm Turnbull over welfare funding cuts, asking how...

Marriage Plebiscite Equality
Originally from abc.net.au

Turnbull open to compromise on marriage plebiscite

Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has acknowledged the need for compromise and negotiation if policies such as the same-sex...

Marriage Plebiscite Equality
Originally from watoday.com.au

Karl Stefanovic separates from wife of 21 years: reports

Today show co-host Karl Stefanovic has reportedly separated from his wife after 21 years of marriage.

Marriage Split Separation Karl Stefanovic
Originally from watoday.com.au
(Entertainment & Culture)
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20 mature bloggers worth following

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(Entertainment & Culture) About 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) 10 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) Over 2 years ago
Sammy's no slouch when it comes to rattling cages.

Connect on YsPeople ... and make new friends

This blogger may be shy,...

(Pastimes) About 2 years ago
Suzuki's cute little Ignis SUV has a lot going for it.

Review: 2017 Suzuki Ignis GL and GLX

Japanese car maker Suzuki,...

(Pastimes) Over 1 year ago
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Photographic memories
It's 35 years since the Ash Wednesday bushfires in South Australia and Victoria claimed 75 lives and more than 2500 buildings.