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It’s back to work for Victoria’s office workers

- January 15, 2021 2 MIN READ

Victorians will end their months of remote work on Monday January 18 as Premier Daniel Andrews announced Public Service employees will be able to return to on-site work at 25 per cent capacity while all other office workplaces will be able to allow half their staff to return to work. The relaxing of work from… Read more »

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Coronavirus update: Brisbane goes into lockdown as borders slam shut to combat UK mutant strain

- January 8, 2021 4 MIN READ

Queensland premier Annastacia Palaszczuk has instigated a 3-day lockdown across Greater Brisbane in an effort to combat the spread of the highly contagious UK strain of COVID-19. Hotel quarantine cleaner source of latest outbreak The news comes following the announcement yesterday that a cleaner from a quarantine hotel had contracted the virus. The woman worked… Read more »

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We asked 5 fitness entrepreneurs what they’ve learnt from 2020. Here’s what they said.

- January 5, 2021 8 MIN READ

The fitness industry was amongst the hardest hit during 2020, with shutdowns and restrictions severely hampering business and opportunities for growth. Despite this, many business owners used their ingenuity to adapt and thrive. We asked five giants from the industry to weigh on on their learnings and successes from the year that was… Tim West,… Read more »

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Coronavirus update: masks mandatory for NSW

- January 2, 2021 2 MIN READ

Coronavirus restrictions have changed again in NSW as the state records seven new infections, one of which is under investigation. Five of today’s coronavirus cases are from western and south-western Sydney and linked to the emerging Berala cluster, which now has seven linked cases. The sixth case is a household contact of a previously reported… Read more »

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3 Aussie entrepreneurs share their resolutions for the New Year

- January 1, 2021 4 MIN READ

To borrow from the Queen, 2020 was an annus horribilis. Little wonder business owners and entrepreneurs are looking forward to the new year. We caught up with three local entrepreneurs to see what their resolutions are for 2021. Alex West, CEO of Swoop, Australian telecommunications provider This year has been hard for the obvious reason… Read more »

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3 reasons why employee engagement matters more than ever

- December 31, 2020 3 MIN READ

COVID-19 has created immense challenges for enterprises and organisations across Australia but that doesn’t mean employee engagement should take a back seat, writes Matt Seadon, General Manager – APAC, Achievers. To say 2020 has been a difficult year for Australian businesses is an understatement. Since March, thousands of enterprises have had to rationalise their operations,… Read more »