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This year, Perth Festival Writers Week is exploring something we can all relate to — ourselves. Curator William Yeoman says at the heart of the 2019 Writers Week is the theme, Our Imagined Selves, which looks at why your story is part of every story. “What comes first, reality or …

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Creations from the man cave

Robots, fish, dogs, spiders, planes, trains and automobiles. All made from recycled wood, bits of old machinery and copper or steel piping and containers, burnished into life again. Entering Neil Elliott’s Glen Forrest studio feels like walking into a magical, messy toy shop. “When I was a child, my father …

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Staffing boss in quandary over ‘broken’ labour hire model

The boss of a recruitment firm says he is considering shutting his labour hire business because he believes the industry model is broken and feels ethically compromised working in it. Steve Heather operates West Perth-based Mining People International, which offers executive search, staff recruitment, career services and labour hire to …

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