JobMaker Hiring Credit Scheme
JobMaker Hiring Credit Scheme
Wondering if you can afford to take on any new employees in the aftermath of COVID19? Read on to see if the JobMaker Hiring Credit Scheme might offer some options.
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Casual employment legislation
Casual employment legislation
Businesses that currently employ casual staff, or that are looking at engaging casual staff, need to be aware of important changes introduced under the Fair Work Amendment Bill 2021.
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Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements
Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements
An extension to the apprenticeship wage subsidy program for another 12 months has been announced. Read on to find out if your business might be eligible.
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How to avoid HR Issues during the Festive Season
How to avoid HR Issues during the Festive Season
At this time of year we like to remind employers of their obligations when celebrating with staff. This year we cover a range of important HR issues including additional responsibilities to ensure that parties are held in a COVID safe manner.
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Does your business need a payroll audit?
Does your business need a payroll audit?
Australia’s employment legislation is extensive, broad and can be incredibly complex. If you don’t have a thorough understanding of your obligations to your employees, then your business could be at risk of underpayment of employee wages. 
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What You Need to Know: JobKeeper Provisions in the Fair Work Act – Extensions and Changes
What You Need to Know: JobKeeper Provisions in the Fair Work Act – Extensions and Changes
Further to our announcement regarding the new 1 July employee eligibility test date for the JobKeeper Payment, the Australian Government passed the JobKeeper Extension Scheme through legislation on 1 September 2020.
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High Court Decision Overruled: Paid Personal Leave Anomaly
High Court Decision Overruled: Paid Personal Leave Anomaly
On Thursday 13 August the High Court delivered a long awaited judgment, which clarifies the way in which personal/carer’s leave accrues and can be taken by part time workers. The High Court Decision By majority, the High Court overruled the previous Federal Court decision (handed down in August last year in relation to Mondelez Australia […]
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JobKeeper Payment Scheme: Eligibility Changes Announced
JobKeeper Payment Scheme: Eligibility Changes Announced
On Tuesday the 21st of July the Australian Government announced a proposed extension of the JobKeeper Payment Scheme from 28th September 2020 until 28th March 2021. As of the 3rd of August 2020, two further changes were implemented by the government to ease JobKeeper eligibility criteria. The two important changes announced are in relation to: […]
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Four Reasons Why Your Business Can Benefit from Recruitment Assistance
Four Reasons Why Your Business Can Benefit from Recruitment Assistance
Do you need help with recruitment? We’ve got the lowdown on your recruitment options and why your business can benefit from recruitment assistance. A recruiter should be thought of as your very own personal brand spokesperson, a brand ambassador with the primary purpose to find people who will thrive in your business and help your […]
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