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Visa concerns deter foreign-born PhDs from working in startups

Credit: CC0 Public Domain Foreign-born Ph.D. graduates with science and engineering degrees from American universities apply to and receive offers for technology startup jobs at the same rate as U.S. citizens, but are only half as likely to actually work at fledgling companies, a Cornell University study has found. Instead, they choose to work at […]

Aussie businesses not ready to tackle modern slavery

Credit: UniSA New research from the University of South Australia finds that Australian businesses are ill-prepared for mandatory modern slavery reporting, with more than two-thirds of ASX 100 companies unable to produce a disclosure statement about potentially exploitative labour practices. It is a concerning finding given that initial reporting periods have already commenced requiring Australian […]