Why young Australians are defecting to work at crypto startups

Why young Australians are defecting to work at crypto startups

Getty Images Early to mid-career Australians are defecting from legacy organisations and finance to get in on the ground floor of the crypto boom. They say it’s an opportunity to impact real change as Australia develops a regulatory framework for the sector. “In recent months, I’ve heard of a great number of people who are … Read more

Using Automated Bots When trading Crypto – How Does it Work?

Using Automated Bots When trading Crypto – How Does it Work?

Using Automated Bots When trading Crypto – How Does it Work? By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information AcceptThe cookie settings on this website are set to “allow cookies” to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your … Read more

How Do Crypto Credit Cards Work?

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Select’s editorial team works independently to review financial products and write articles we think our readers will find useful. We may receive a commission when you click on links for products from our affiliate partners.Cryptocurrency is quickly becoming an incredibly valuable ‘asset’ in investment portfolios around the world. According to CoinMarketCap, the value of all … Read more

What Is Crypto Mining, and How Does It Work?

What Is Crypto Mining, and How Does It Work?

Mark Agnor/Shutterstock.com With the cryptocurrency craze in full swing, you can’t avoid hearing about the people mining these digital currencies—and destabilizing the graphics processor market. Here’s what “crypto mining” actually is. What Is Crypto Mining? In short, crypto mining is how new units of cryptocurrency—usually called coins—are created. As you can imagine, this type of … Read more

Covid travel restrictions: Do they work?

Covid travel restrictions: Do they work?

(CNN) — Governments are trying to buy time with a rash of new travel restrictions as they figure out the potential impact of Omicron.But the restrictions are being criticized by some officials and medical experts as ineffective and potentially damaging to global coronavirus tracking.”I think this is really an illusion of protection,” CNN medical analyst … Read more

Europe is learning a crucial lesson — vaccines work, but they alone won’t stop Covid now

Europe is learning a crucial lesson -- vaccines work, but they alone won't stop Covid now

Press conferences took on an almost celebratory tone as Presidents, Prime Ministers and Chancellors announced road maps away from Covid-19 restrictions, hailing their country’s uptake rates and speaking colorfully about a return to normalcy.But as another Covid-struck winter grips Europe, many of those countries are now reversing course.And Britain has endured a lengthy and stubborn … Read more

Next Big Crypto Move Will Revolutionize Future of Work

Next Big Crypto Move Will Revolutionize Future of Work

Social tokens are a way for crypto-based communities to incentivize working together on projects.  More than the tokens themselves, it’s the growing ecosystem around them that is valuable. Social tokens are already being successfully utilized in rapidly growing communities.  Eliot Couvat is a French writer and head of community at Coinvise. This is an opinion … Read more

Go with the (lateral) flow: how Covid has changed the work Christmas party | Christmas

For anyone who dreads the thought of the work Christmas party, it will come as welcome news: this year’s office party vibe is intimate, more lavish, with no dancing – and it might not even be in December at all.But early indications are that despite – or maybe because of – almost two years working … Read more

Covid ‘long haulers’ struggle to work amid labor shortage

Covid 'long haulers' struggle to work amid labor shortage

“I pretty much live here in the living room,” Bedell said from her house near Pittsburgh. “I feel like I’ve lost the life that I had.”Last November, she and her family contracted Covid-19. The virus killed her father.Nearly a year later, she’s still battling post-Covid syndrome, a mysterious long-term condition plaguing some coronavirus patients, and … Read more

14 nurses on life and work during COVID – Harvard Gazette

14 nurses on life and work during COVID – Harvard Gazette

Brigham & Women’s Hospital Working as a nurse during a pandemic has been a humbling experience. What I presumed would be a smooth intro to intermediate medical nursing quickly shifted when the pandemic hit four months into my first hospital job. All of a sudden, we were immersed in this deadly pandemic, and a few … Read more

Covid rapid antigen tests: how do they work, and can Australians rely on them? | Coronavirus

From Monday, Australians can buy rapid antigen Covid-19 tests at retail stores including supermarkets and pharmacies, and also online. Previously, only health professionals were able to administer them. Australia’s drugs regulator, the Therapeutic Goods Administration (TGA), has so far approved nine different home rapid antigen tests for sale.They cost roughly $30 for a packet of … Read more

Waiter almost killed by meningococcal vaccine loses work due to COVID jab exemption

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In 2018 Melbourne man Mason Reed was required to get a meningococcal immunisation for work, but he experienced extremely rare side effects and spent two weeks in a coma.Key points:The 25-year-old has been told by doctors he cannot have a COVID-19 vaccineMr Reed’s employment agency accepted his exemption, but the businesses clients declined to give him workThe … Read more

‘Incredibly worried’: end of Covid disaster payment looms for many still out of work | Welfare

It’s the lifeline that’s kept nearly 2 million people in New South Wales, Victoria and the ACT on a steady weekly income during Covid lockdowns.Since June, the government’s Covid-19 disaster payments – paid at either $750 or $450 a week, or $200 a week for existing welfare recipients – have been available to people who … Read more

Long Covid: what are you entitled to if you can’t work in the UK? | Long Covid

Since falling ill with Covid-19 in March 2020, Sara Hawthorn, 38, has been experiencing extreme fatigue and other problems, such as trouble concentrating and brain fog.“I can’t work or focus,” says Hawthorn, who lives in Leeds and runs her own PR agency. “I’m constantly forgetting. I can’t trust my brain.”Hawthorn at first tried to conserve … Read more

Italy’s mandatory COVID health pass for work sees untroubled launch

Italy's mandatory COVID health pass for work sees untroubled launch

Port workers gather outside the entrance of the major port of Trieste to protest against the implementation of the COVID-19 health pass, the Green Pass, in the workplace, in Trieste, Italy, October 15, 2021. REUTERS/Borut ZivulovicTRIESTE, Oct 15 (Reuters) – COVID-19 health passes became mandatory for all workers in Italy from Friday, with the measure … Read more

Covid-19 vaccine mandates work, Dr. Anthony Fauci says

Covid-19 vaccine mandates work, Dr. Anthony Fauci says

Dr. Anthony Fauci told CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on Monday that the federal government is trying to persuade people to get vaccinated on their own, but some may need to be required.”We’ve obviously been trying very hard,” Fauci said. “We try to get trusted messengers out there and try and get this away from being an … Read more