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July 10, 2020

LMIP Update 10 July 2020

The Labour Market Information Portal has been updated with a range of new data and research insights, including more information relating to the labour market impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.   Key Releases   Industry Information pages update with May 2020 ABS Labour Force Survey results The LMIP Industry information pages have been updated with […]

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July 1, 2020

National Skills Commission (NSC) release first publication

A time of major change COVID-19 has radically affected Australia‚Äôs labour market. We have seen an unprecedented fall in employment, a dramatic drop in hours worked, a significant increase in underemployment, a record number of people leaving the labour force, and job vacancies falling to the lowest level in over a decade. Young people and […]

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June 3, 2020

Labour Market Information Portal Update 3 June 2020

The Labour Market Information Portal has been updated with a range of new data and research insights, including more information relating to the labour market impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic.   COVID-19 Information   Jobs in Demand Employer Survey Results (22 May) This employer survey identifies where job opportunities continue to exist in the Australian […]

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May 18, 2020

Career Development Vital for a Post COVID-19 Labour Market Revival

Career development practitioners are well-positioned to support Australians eager to return to work as governments start to open the economy back up. In a time of increased unemployment, career practitioners working in all sectors of the industry are focused on helping Australians build their self-awareness, labour market awareness and the skills they will require to […]

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National Careers Week 2020 – more critical than ever says Minister

National Careers Week 2020 is an opportunity for Australians to consider the benefits of vocational education and training (VET) to launch or future proof their careers and help them come through uncertain times in a stronger position. Minister for Employment, Skills, Small and Family Business, Senator the Hon Michaelia Cash, said National Careers Week 2020 […]

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