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What happens when a client wants my employee off their premises?

November 4 2016 It can be a common feature of work for an employer to deploy workers to client sites - whether it be a building site, an IT project or an on-hired…

New skilled occupation lists for migration purposes released by Minister Dutton

May 25 2016 A new legislative instrument (IMMI 16/059) determining which occupations are eligible for certain skilled and employer-sponsored migration to…

The Rise of 3D Printing: Five Employer Considerations for Additive Manufacturing

July 8 2016 The acceleration of 3D Printing into manufacturing production processes (often referred to as Additive Manufacturing) has presented business with a…

Incorporating technology to enhance employee engagement

June 16 2016 A major part of managing personnel in today’s work environment involves not simply managing but also inspiring employees. Through your words…

Co-education without discrimination: How can co-ed schools achieve a gender balance and avoid discrimination claims when enrolling students?

February 24 2017 Schools with a history of single-sex education can struggle to attract students of the opposite gender after moving to a co-educational offering. In…

Workplace Investigations: Procedural Fairness and the Privilege of Legal Professional Privilege

December 14 2017 If you are made aware of possible misconduct by an employee that may justify Disciplinary action, it is vital that a thorough workplace investigation…

Keeping Up With The Times

November 8 2017 We are continuing to see a range of technological advancements enter Australian workplaces at increasing rates. Jessica Fisher, Director of FCB Group…

Wage increases - Really? Update in Manufacturing Industry.

October 26 2017 There has been a lot of recent talk of economic stimulus to drive wage increases. However, the position in the manufacturing sector continues to show…

Reduced Penalty Rates Here to Stay

October 11 2017 A five member Full Court of the Federal Court this morning issued its decision in relation to the application by the Shop, Distributive and Allied…

Walking the Walk: Keeping “Our Most Valuable Asset” Safe

October 9 2017 “People are our organization’s most valuable asset. I hear it all of the time. I hear this so often that I made it the first sentence in my upcoming…