Are you or your team clocking long hours at work? Or often twiddling your thumbs? Turns out Goldilocks was right: the balance needs to be just right. In this episode, Professor Andrew Neal discusses how bosses effectively (and ineffectively) manage workloads and what the risks are when they get it wrong.
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Why humour does more than make you laugh
How images change your political opinions
Why it's worth your neighbours becoming good friends
What is it about food that helps us connect?
How we've killed off the commute
Why one woman's quest to access the Palace Letters changed Australian history
RECESSION-19: Ross Gittins on why this recession is different.
Symbolism and sentiment: Professor Megan Davis on the representation of Indigenous and Torres Strait Islander people in Australia.
Working from home: blessing or curse?
Stigma and Suicide: Jane Pirkis on the mental health of men
Educating for an uncertain future: Peter Shergold on Australia’s education sector.
Wicked problems: Fiona Stanley on how to create a society we actually want.
The good fight: Allan Fels on fairness, mental health and why CEOs get paid so much (and shouldn't)
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The Poetry of Science
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