Ethical Jobs Blog

Career advice, tips and behind-the-scenes interviews to help you find yourself an ethical job.

Find an Organic Industry Job in Melbourne at the Organic Expo!
Posted on Jul 16, 2009 12:33 PM |

If you're in Melbourne and interested in an ethical job in the organic food industry, make sure you don't miss the Organic Expo, coming up next weekend - July 25-26 - at the Royal Exhibition Building, Carlton. It's a great opportunity to meet organic food and product producers, find out about the various products and services on offer, and have a chat about future work opportunities . . .

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What is an ethical job? Tell us what you think!
Posted on Jul 13, 2009 04:16 PM |

EthicalJobs.com.au has been up and running for two months now, and we've posted a variety of articles to this blog, but there has been one glaring omission to our discussion of ethical jobs: the big question of "what is an ethical job?!" It's a serious issue, which we spent a lot of time thinking about before creating the website. But we'd like to hear what you think . . .

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The latest from Google: All for Good - Social Networking for Volunteers
Posted on Jul 06, 2009 09:44 PM |

Some guys from Google (and some foundations etc) have created an exciting new initiative to encourage volunteering in America and round the world. It's called "All for Good", and it's a social networking site for anyone who does or wants to do volunteer work. . . .

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Ethical Jobs discussion on ABC Radio National
Posted on Jun 23, 2009 08:08 PM |

We don't mean to blow our own trumpet, but EthicalJobs.com.au founder Michael Cebon was interviewed on ABC Radio National's Life Matters program today. If you'd like to hear what he had to say about Ethical Jobs, you can download the audio file/podcast . . .

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Good News and Bad News from ACOSS Community Sector Survey
Posted on Jun 18, 2009 03:24 PM |

The Australian Council of Social Service has released their Australian Community Sector Survey for 2009, and there's good news and bad news for those looking for work in the community sector. . . .

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Most job-seekers more likely to apply for Ethical Jobs
Posted on Jun 18, 2009 02:37 PM |

We've just released the results of our EthicalJobs.com.au survey of Australian non-profit human resources managers, and the results are worth a look. . . .

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Green jobs make workers feel safer during downturn
Posted on Jun 09, 2009 01:00 AM |

The NY Times' Green Inc blog is reporting that an international survey of workers in green jobs shows that government action on climate change is giving them increased job security. According to the first Carbon Salary Survey by Reuters, 68 per cent of "green workers" said an increased response to climate issues among governments and businesses had increased their sense of job security . . .

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Great community-sector networking opportunity in Victoria . . .
Posted on Jun 05, 2009 05:16 PM |

Looking for a community-sector job? You need to start networking! (Apparently up to 90% of jobs are never even advertised!). A great place to start will be the Victorian Council of Social Service's (VCOSS) annual congress, which kicks off on August 6 in Melbourne.

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First EthicalJobs.com.au Jobseeker Update!
Posted on Jun 05, 2009 11:41 AM |

As you might have noticed, we have sent out our first newsletter! If you didn't get it, make sure to subscribe to our weekly email updates so you won't miss out next week! (If you loved it, hated it, or anything in between, please leave us a comment - or tell us if you've got any great ideas for something you'd like to see in future newsletters!

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Follow us on Facebook & Twitter!
Posted on May 25, 2009 05:25 PM |

You can now find us on Facebook and Twitter! Join our Facebook group or follow our Twitter updates for news, tips on finding an ethical job, and of course free giveaways!

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