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State of the Australian workplace, progress audit

While Australia may have bypassed the worst of the global financial crisis, business is still coming to terms with the organisational changes that were...

RBA signals interest rates relief for June

Mortgage owners can breathe a sigh of relief as the Reserve Bank appears unlikely to further raise interest rates above 4.5 per cent in June.

Ford Australia records first profit in three years

Ford Australia is hoping a $19 million profit after three years of losses will save the company from closing its Geelong, Victoria manufacturing plant.

Global recession will be deep says IMF

The International Monetary Fund has released its bi-annual World Economic Outlook report with the dire summary that the world will undergo a deep recession...

Assistant Treasurer says ‘recession’

“Avoiding recession will be difficult,” says Assistant Treasurer Chris Bowen. A recession is two consecutive quarters of negative growth; Australia’s first occurred in the...

Economic outlook deteriorates

The latest Dun and Bradstreet Business Expectations Survey has revealed that the economy will continue to slide into recession, with the worst yet to...

Superannuation needs transparency: pension expert

With some $200 billion wiped off superannuation books in the last 12 months, an average of $20,000 per working individual, the industry needs to...

Increase in Valentine’s spam activity

Analysis of Symantec's February intelligence report highlights that although spam dropped by 1.3 percent, levels rose dramatically when spammers tried to cash in on...

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Australia facing its worst economic contraction in history

The ABS confirmed Australia’s first recession since 1990 after recording two consecutive quarters of economic decline. After being hammered by the pandemic, bushfires and drought,...

Let’s Talk: Investing to Succeed

Figuring out where to best invest your time and money is a difficult task. As businesses scale, leaders’ daily tasks become more and more...

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment offered to Victorian workers living in NSW or SA

People who live in New South Wales and South Australia but work in Victoria are now eligible for a $1,500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment...

Afterpay doubles revenue and partners with Worldpay to go global

Despite the global economic slow-down, the shift to online spending and move from traditional forms of credit have boosted Afterpay’s position domestically and internationally. Afterpay...