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An Otago University professor says some jobs are safer than others

Half of Kiwi workers' jobs impacted by automation - survey

A recruitment expert is encouraging workers to embrace - not fear - automation.

Watch: The kiwifruit industry has produced a video to  help recruit workers

Kiwifruit sector front-foots campaign to find pickers

It wants to avoid a repeat of last year's worker shortage.

The Provincial Growth Fund has created 54 jobs.

Full time vs freelancing: Is being your own boss really worth the stress?

Henry Oliver and Alice Webb-Liddall discuss the pros and cons.

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Millennials working harder, working more than previous generations

Research shows the 'lazy millennial' stereotype might be out of date.

The group has recommended big changes.

Sector-wide collective bargaining recommended

Business NZ says it will hit productivity.

Watch: NZ Resident Doctors' Association spokesperson Kathryn Foster on The AM Show.

Doctors strike again after offer of lower pay rejected

Docs employed by Te Rūnanga O Toa Rangatira want dentists included in their collective agreement.

Trade Me head of jobs Jeremy Wade talks to RadioLIVE.

Revealed: The best-paid cities and jobs in New Zealand

Find out what you need to do and where you need to do it.

Watch: Here are five high-paying jobs that don't need qualifications.

Revealed: Which region, and industry, earns the most

"We expect to see wages rise more this year."

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Truckies refusing to work overtime

Fuel truck drivers want better pay after they've been on the road for more than 50 hours a week.

Unite earlier this year accused McDonald's of stealing $9 million from its employees.

How NZ McDonald's franchises compare with the Aussies

An Australian McDonald's franchisee threatened to take away drink and toilet breaks.


Insane job listing goes viral for its list of demands

The post has since been deleted.


New year, new job?

Trade Me sees a surge in demand for both employers and employees at this time of year.

Auckland District Court.

Court staff strike pay deal with Ministry of Justice

The Public Service Association says it's a huge relief, right before Christmas.

Watch: The Government has announced it will raise the minimum wage to $17.70 in 2019.

A brief history of the minimum wage

A look back at New Zealand's evolving relationship with the baseline rate.

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Environment Canterbury staff to strike over pay 'slippage'

They'll walk out the door at midday on Monday.

Air New Zealand's new safety video may be the most '90s thing you see this year.

Air New Zealand strike called off

The airline and union members have reached an agreement - but it's not yet a done deal.

Great airline deals were on offer this recent Black Friday.

Qantas slammed after asking staff to 'volunteer' over Christmas

Their union has slammed it as "wage theft".

NZ Resident Doctors' Association spokesperson Kathryn Foster on The AM Show.

GPs go on strike for the first time

They want their dentist colleagues to have the same employment agreement.

Watch: A Newshub report from when the changes were first mooted by the Government.

90-day trials scrapped for medium, large firms

Unions are confident the changes are big wins for working New Zealanders.

Watch: The top fashion trends of 2018 revealed.

Suitmaker to the stars forced to pay $21k to former employee

Jordan Gibson faced a stressful 18-month saga to get the money he was owed.