The Sporting Passion – Western Sydney Academy of Sport

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

Casualisation of the Workforce: the Good, the Bad… and the Uncertain

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

10 Reasons Businesses Should Support Work Experience Programs

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

Discover How Bartercard Helps Clubs, Associations and Charities

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