The Mining People Polling/Media Centre

Welcome to the Mining People Polling/Media Centre. We want to know what you think on a broad range of mining, recruitment, human resources (HR) & other mining industry topics.

Please contribute your thoughts below via our most current poll question or browse the archives of previous questions. If you have a question or wish to submit a topic for discussion, please email the team.

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Current Poll

Mining People just celebrated our twenty-fifth birthday, which got us thinking about how the industry has changed over that time.

For this month’s poll, we wanted to ask you about the areas where you thought the industry had improved, and where it had gone backwards, over the past 25 or so years.

I feel the mining industry has IMPROVED in the following areas compared to 25 years ago. (Choose all that apply.)
I feel the mining industry has NOT IMPROVED in the following areas compared to 25 years ago. (Choose all that apply.)
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Lastly, please tell us a little bit about yourself: How long have you worked in mining?
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Thanks so much for taking part in this Mining People Polling/Media Centre poll. We’ll publish the results on our website next month. You can see the results of some of our other recent polls below!


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  • The Brief logo
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Previous Polls

Recent articles based on our poll results