Eva Cox | Stop Bullying Jobseekers

There might be plenty of jobs advertised but they’re not available to unskilled long-term unemployed people. The welfare debate is currently focused on the supply-side of employment; there is a labor shortage so to fix the problem we must “get the slackers off their asses”. What about demand though? Employers don’t want unskilled labor.

Eva Cox’s examines the skills mismatch in the workforce in New Matilda here

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