by Anthony Smith Martin Bullock is the CEO of the Western Sydney Academy of Sport, one of eleven Regional Academies of Sport throughout NSW. The Western Sydney Academy was incorporated in June 2004 as an independent, not-for-profit, community based organisation. Continue reading The Sporting Passion – Western Sydney Academy of Sport
Judy Palmer-Brown – Senior Training Consultant, TAFE NSW – Western Sydney Institute A casualised workforce is a widely accepted reality of the Australian working population, but is it efficient? Casualisation has been a feature of employment in Australia for several Continue reading Casualisation of the Workforce: the Good, the Bad… and the Uncertain
Stephen Frost, Managing Director, BREED-Education, Employment, Economic Development From 1 January 2015, young people aged up to 30 years who are able to work full-time will be encouraged to either earn or learn through tighter payment conditions for Newstart and Continue reading 10 Reasons Businesses Should Support Work Experience Programs
Guy Tracey, Consultant – The HR Department For businesses employing staff owners would agree that their most valuable asset and highest risk are their employees. Getting the right person for the role is the first hurdle but once the induction Continue reading Employee Motivation
By Mike Conway Founder and CEO of XVenture © May 2014 (with thanks to TMS Australia) There are so many articles with views, commentary, and perceptions on what makes a good team. Rarely though, is there real evidence gathered on Continue reading XVenture Finds the Secret of What Makes a Great Team!
The Hon. Charlie Lynn – Member of the Legislative Council After a recent rally to save the heritage of an army unit I served in at Middle Head the now elderly son of a World War I veteran introduced himself. Continue reading What’s Giving Back Got to Do with Success?
by Daniel Moisyeyev, B. IT – GWP Media Web design and development is an interesting business. Back during the days of the dot-com bubble, it was a rather simple affair. Web browser capabilities were rudimentary at best, and there was Continue reading Website ROI and Great Ideas
Continuing on with showcasing different businesses that are members of the Bartercard trading network, this month we feature two charities – the Bartercard Charity Foundation and the Children’s Cancer Institute. Throughout the Bartercard network in Australia there are over 100 Continue reading Discover How Bartercard Helps Clubs, Associations and Charities