OPINION: More Support Is Needed If We Want WA Youths To Get Ahead

Opinion By: Mark Waite, CEO Of Youth Futures WA As an organization we work with a specific cohort of young people who definitely fall into the category of being at-risk of not only youth unemployment but long term unemployment and a reliance on Centerlink. These are the young people that fall through the gaps and…

OPINION: Old People Had It Better Than Today’s Youth

OPINION BY: Dr Ian Cook, Senior Lecturer In Global Politics & Policies at Murdoch University Old people like to think they had it tough. It was so much harder in their day, they say. But they’re wrong. We had it better.Most of us could expect to get a job. We didn’t even need finish year…

Immigration VS Automation: Are WA Youths Ready For Future Jobs?

  After finishing high school in her home country of Malaysia, 26 year old Cherly Chan came to Perth to study university. Following her graduation and a professional year, Cherly has found a full time job as an accountant. Like many other international students who’ve found a sense of belonging in the community, Ms Chan…