Events & News

Older Female Workforce

The research, Older Women Matter: Harnessing the Talents of Australia's Older Female Workforce has now been released. A summary is now available.

Age Friendly Workplaces

Age Matters web series

We are in the midst of the most significant demographic shift in modern human history where populations across the globe are ageing.

Myths and stereotypes about older workers remain deeply entrenched. Worse still they are accepted within our workplaces, creating a hidden barrier; a form of age discrimination.

Drew's antics, in the three-part, Age Matters web series, take a light-hearted look at this common form of discrimination and highlight ageist misconceptions and attitudes.

2012 Australian Work and Life Index

New Australian Work and Life Index (AWALI) reports were release on 28 September 2012.  These were the AWALI 2012 National Report: The Big Squeeze - Work, home and care 2012, and the Work-Life balance in South Australia 2012 Report. These reports provide the latest findings on, work flexibility and intensity, paid parental leave, working from home and other key work life balance issues in modern Australia.  More info ...