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ACCC, CET and NEG

Wednesday 18 October, 2017 | By: James Flaherty

The Federal Government announced yesterday their alternative to the 50th recommendation of the Finkel review, the Nation Energy Guarantee, NEG-ating the Clean Energy Target (CET). Read more.

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How to offer flexible work options in your business

Thursday 12 October, 2017

Once upon a time there was a workforce that worked a full time load each week from their workplace premises. Enter 2017 and a wide range of part-time, flex-time, activity based working, job sharing and work from home arrangements present the modern day business with a whole new realm of opportunity and challenge when it comes to workforce planning and management. Read more.

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Queensland retailer pays $250,000 in bullying case

Friday 6 October, 2017 | By: Sarah Winwood | Tags: workplace bullying, Fair Work Commission, psychological damages;

A new mum who was severely bullied on her return to work has won a substantial payout after her employer failed to deal properly with her initial complaints. The Supreme Court of Queensland said her employer had been negligent and should have recognised the extent and severity of the bullying could have led to a psychological injury. Read more.