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Greg Thomson.

Watch: Aussie reporter's sweary rant at charity gig

Greg Thomson has been suspended by Sky News after yelling at the crowd.

Airsorted is offering leave for employees who have pets.

The Kiwi business offering 'pawternity' for employees with pets

"It's hard to get a new animal and have to head off to work the next day."

Employment

Shocking texts sent to woman who called in sick to work

Her son was on life support, but her manager said she'd be out of a job if she didn't work.

Kristine Bartlett - Companion of the New Zealand Order of Merit.

Pay boost for care and support workers

Care and support workers - most of them women - are getting another pay rise today.

A sign outside a Pak'nSave store.

Workers to picket Pak'nSave Hastings again

The union says the store's owner has been uncooperative.

The Warehouse.

Warehouse accused of swapping 'Kiwi values' for 'Walmart morals'

Jobs could be on the line for dozens of Warehouse employees across the country.

Employment

Māori and Pasifika workers could be hit hardest by automation

According to one report, up to 44 percent of jobs could be lost within 20 years.

National leader Simon Bridges says the strikes are creating uncertainty.

National blames Government for industry strike action

MBIE staff, nurses and teachers will all be taking strike action in July.

Premier Bacon Company

Bacon staff calling for better pay

More than 100 employees at the Wairarapa site are refusing to work any overtime.

LOS ANGELES, CA - JULY 10: Planes at Los Angeles International Airport on July 10, 2016 in Los Angeles, California.  (Photo by FG/Bauer-Griffin/GC Images)

Air NZ takes top prize again

Our national carrier has been crowned New Zealander's best employer for the fifth time.

Photo of candidates waiting for a job interview

Most Kiwi workers think businesses lack diversity

Less than one in every two employees think employers have an inclusive culture.

A solo father has taken his former employer to court.

Unfairly dismissed painter still unpaid

Samuel Bennett still hasn't been awarded his $15,000.

hands typing on laptop keyboard at home

New website launches for odd-job advertisements

One Auckland user is offering $65 to drop him off a bucket of KFC.

Employment

Event Cinemas denies strike turnout

The chain says only 15 people walked off the job, far from the 50 the union claims.

Watch: The Government is introducing an "Amazon tax" on online shopping.

Amazon's big offer to employees it hopes they'll refuse

Would you say yes to this?

Former Calendar Girls stripper Jessica Clifford has revealed some of the demands on workers.

Strict list of demands for Calendar Girls strippers revealed

The strippers face $100 fines for wearing G-strings instead of going nude.

Employment

Jobs brazenly advertised for less than minimum wage

"I am willing to take bullet after bullet until this changes," an activist says.

There are loopholes in NZ's parental leave laws.

Men should take more paternity leave - report

It could help to close the gender pay gap.

Irritated businesswoman holding paper, disagrees with bad contract terms, refuses to sign document, has questions claims to agreement conditions, boss dissatisfied with report or written work result

Why you should discuss pay with colleagues

"I think there is fear, and a culture of secrecy that fed that fear."

Kirk Hope spoke to The AM Show on Wednesday.

Kiwis should have major concerns over Employment Bill - Business NZ

Kirk Hope says it will allow "10 percent of the workforce to dictate pay and conditions".