by Adrian Payne Today, like most days in Susan Hartigan’s office, the pressure is on. The many demands of heading an organisation that is part public service and part corporate enterprise is not an easy every-day juggling act. But it Continue reading Susan Hartigan: The CEO and her 130,000 Students
Some of us are satisfied being employed in the same industry all our working life but others, like Robyn Preston, feel that broadening your work opportunities can give you greater insight, knowledge and wisdom that develops with such diversity. Robyn Continue reading Publisher’s Guest: Clr Robyn Preston
The Hon. Charlie Lynn – Member of the Legislative Council I recently wrote to a judge who heads up the Parliamentary Remuneration Tribunal to seek clarification of their rationale for declaring Campbelltown a country town and Camden a Sydney suburb Continue reading Fair Work Australia – an Oxymoron!
Jonathan Reynolds, Accountant – Skeggs Goldstien Most people are in business to provide themselves with lifestyle and flexibility. Their business is a crucial investment that is going to provide them with the cash flow they need to fund their objectives Continue reading Are You Being Remunerated as an Employee or an Investor?
Sustainability: it is one of the buzz words of our times but is it a short-lived trend or an enduring feature of business life for years to come? The significance of sustainability in the business world is becoming increasingly apparent. Continue reading Making Good Business Sense of Sustainability
Writing a successful grant application Rick Eardley, Director – Grants Spectrum Australia Are you writing a grant application? Is it for a competitive grant scheme? How do you make it stand out from the rest? There are several things you Continue reading Accessing Government Grants
Ruchaya Rayya Nillakan, Tax Accountants & SMSF Auditors When starting a business, you have to determine the method you are going to use for accounting and paying taxes. The two choices are the cash method and the accrual method. Deciding Continue reading Cash or Accrual – which Suits Your Business?
Part 2 – Establishing a Positive Culture Andrew de Wynter, Senior Consultant – The HR Department Staff motivation is affected by the culture within a workplace. This can influence the culture in both positive and negative ways. Developing a positive Continue reading What Motivates Staff? Effective Staff Retention
By Daniel Moisyeyev, Bachelor of IT – GWP Media Content Management System (CMS) is a term that often appears in discussions and projects that concern web design and development. But, what does it exactly mean and how does it apply Continue reading Content Management Systems
by Robert Cliff I am frequently asked the questions “How do you get to be a jeweller?”, or “Can you fix my watch”, or “You’re a jeweller, can you fix my clock?” All good questions and I have been asked Continue reading What is a Jeweller…Really?