Dealing With Higher Inflation: Strategies to Thrive Amidst Rising Costs

June 1, 2023

The cost of living continues to rise, and many are feeling the pinch. However, there are ways to navigate and adapt to this challenging financial landscape. If you’re looking for practical solutions and workarounds to help you tackle higher...[Read More]

Master the Art of Requesting to Work Remotely: A Step-by-Step Guide

June 1, 2023

The remote work trend has gained significant momentum in recent years, offering employees the flexibility to maintain a healthy work-life balance. If you’re planning to join the ranks of remote workers, convincing your employer to grant you this...[Read More]

AI use not the ‘Wild West’, company executives warned

May 31, 2023

More than two-thirds of Australian organisations have embraced artificial intelligence but many executives are largely ignorant of existing laws governing their use, according to a new report. Artificial intelligence is fast becoming an essential...[Read More]

Resilient labour market tipped to stick around

May 24, 2023

Most workers are likely to keep their jobs despite the economy sinking into a stretch of slowing growth. Like most advanced economies, the pandemic recovery has fuelled exceptional competitiveness in the jobs market. Treasury analysis of jobs data...[Read More]

Mining ready to ride biggest boom with $2t up for grabs

May 24, 2023

Some $2 trillion has been unleased for a low-carbon economy under United States laws, with Australia set to get access to tax breaks as a trusted and sustainable source of critical minerals. US Consul General Siriana Nair said on Wednesday the...[Read More]

Determining the Right Business Structure (from day one)

May 18, 2023

All successful businesses depend on a solid and dependable structure. While you can always work it out as you go, improvisation in the business world is inefficient, highly risky, and likely to lead to failure. Getting the right systems in place...[Read More]

Gas-rich NT ‘key player’ with new carbon capture hub

May 17, 2023

A proposed emissions storage hub in the Northern Territory will take carbon waste from gas plants and provide a feedstock for making fertiliser and other products. Chief Minister Natasha Fyles said the creation of a carbon capture, utilisation and...[Read More]

Quality Trumps Cost Every Time

May 11, 2023

Like other well-known fashion houses that have stood the test of time, Gucci is an iconic brand that has always been focused on quality. From the leather bags they made for saddles in the 1920s to the clothes and accessories the brand is known for...[Read More]

Workers on track for fastest wage growth in decades

May 10, 2023

Workers are in line for a bigger-than-expected boost to their pay packets. Fierce competition for labour has spurred faster wage growth that’s tipped to reach four per cent through the year to the June quarter of 2024 – its fastest pace since...[Read More]

Sustainability is not ‘woke capitalism’, minister says

May 3, 2023

The future value of companies is at stake as regulators, companies and governments grapple with sustainability and consumer protection. Federal Minister for Financial Services Stephen Jones warned a business audience that sustainable business must...[Read More]

Labor budget expected to be good for business

May 3, 2023

The private sector is confident the Albanese government can hand down a responsible budget that will be good for business. More than two-thirds of mid-sized business owners surveyed agreed the federal budget, due to be handed down next week, would...[Read More]

Battle for talent wanes as top business concern

April 26, 2023

Finding workers is no longer the top concern for leaders at middle-tier firms as the ultra-competitive jobs market starts to come off its peak. Battling for talent remains the second most pressing concern for mid-market business leaders as per new...[Read More]

Do You Own a Business or Does Your Business Own You?

April 27, 2023

Given a chance, most people would love to own a business and be their own boss. If you have a great product or service concept, the thought of building your own company from scratch can be very attractive. After all, who doesn’t want to be the...[Read More]

Shorten reboot to put NDIS back ‘on the right track’

April 19, 2023

The National Disability Insurance Scheme is set to undergo serious and systemic reform to ensure it continues to meet people’s needs long-term. NDIS and Government Services Minister Bill Shorten outlined six key areas of reform in an address to...[Read More]

Renewable energy revolution needs ‘army’ of welders

April 19, 2023

Australia’s climate targets will require the construction of new energy infrastructure on a massive scale and tens of thousands of welders. An industry survey released on Tuesday found the welding and fabrication industry is facing challenges it...[Read More]