‘On the Job’ is a podcast all about making your work life better. 

Join hosts Francis Leach and Sally Rugg as they chat to people from all walks of life about all things work. From the tough realities of the gig economy to the politics of wearing double denim on a causal Friday (please don’t) – nothing is off-limits. 

Whether you’re trying to land your dream job, survive a job from hell or chase that mythical work/life balance you keep hearing about – On the Job is here to make your job, well…less work. 

So, clock on to “On the Job” and subscribe. 

On The Job Episodes And Articles:


Business claims about a pay rise are beyond a joke

Business claims about a pay rise are beyond a joke

Published: 06/06/2022
Category: On The Job

Have you heard the one about how business can’t afford to give a pay rise? The truth is business has never had it so good...

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Elon Musk, Twitter, and why billionaires are a bad idea

Published: 05/06/2022

When the world was in the depths of this gruesome pandemic, the world's billionaires were carrying on like it wasn't happening.

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How your Super is fighting modern slavery

How your Super is fighting modern slavery

Published: 02/06/2022
Category: On The Job

Most Australians think slavery has been consigned to the scrapheap of history. They’d be shocked to know that it is very much alive in this country.

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Catholic school staff strike for better education

Catholic school staff strike for better education

Published: 30/05/2022
Category: On The Job

Teaching is a challenging and rewarding job, but for the first time since 2004, union members in Catholic schools stopped work for a full day to attend rallies and marches.

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Michele O'Neil on what an Albanese Labor Government means for workers.

Published: 29/05/2022

It's a week since the election of the new Albanese Labor government and the appetite and expectation for change is huge.

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An election won but the work's just begun

An election won but the work's just begun

Published: 24/05/2022
Category: On The Job

If Anthony Albanese is going to meet the promise of “no one left behind”, then Tasmania will be the litmus test.

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Change the government, change the country.

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The moment is now to change the government

Published: 20/05/2022
Category: On The Job

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Morrison's housing plan a Super failure

Published: 16/05/2022
Category: On The Job

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