Reap the benefits of taking a mid-career break

For most Australian workers in 2017 the notion of working the same job for their entire career is something of a bygone relic from a previous generation. The mass casualisation of the workforce on top of fast-changing industry trends and automation means many of us churn through jobs in a way previously unimaginable. According to…

Infernal emissions

For Charmian Eckersley, keeping the windows and doors of her home permanently sealed has become an everyday necessity. Eckersley and her husband have lived in the Lake Macquarie suburb of Eraring, about 130 kilometres north of Sydney, since 1993. It is one of the fastest-growing population regions in New South Wales and only a short…