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Work for "experience" unfair practice?

Posted by: 2UE | 12 April, 2012 - 8:23 AM
Are David Jones keeping up with the changes in retail?

The Fair work ombudsman is investigating the legal status of internships and unpaid work experience. Mike Jeffreys on unfair hiring of teenagers for a day or two of work without pay for the "experience".


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  • What makes anybody think this is new? There are firms out there that will "employ" people for experence, work them stupid then dispence with them as either unsuitable or unusable then employ the next batch, it is just one big conga line of free labour and its happening everywhere!

    Peter Thursday 12 April, 2012 - 2:26 PM

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