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Greater Sydney NYE restrictions tightened

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced a further tightening of COVID-19 restrictions for NYE as 18 new community transmissions are detected overnight.

US House approves $US2,000 checks in COVID-19 stimulus bill

The US House of Representatives has approved increasing COVID-19 stimulus checks from $US600 to $US2,000, however it is still uncertain whether these...

Greater Sydney ‘must mobilise’ or face a hard lockdown over Christmas

Despite lockdown measures in the Northern Beaches and restrictions across Greater Sydney, Sydney residents must all adopt greater precautionary measures or risk...

Business Ethics: Why it’s time to do business “for better”

As the public looks to businesses for the stability and guidance that many international organisations, governments and political institutions have failed to...

‘An unjust joke’: Melbourne business owners respond to Victoria’s continuing restrictions

Melbourne business owners are displeased with Premier Daniel Andrews' plans to keep customer-facing businesses closed under his government's latest COVID-19 response plan....

Atlassian study reveals the impact of working remotely

The results of an Atlassian study examining how working remotely has impacted knowledge workers during the COVID-19 pandemic provides valuable insights into...

Three simple steps to improve the cyber hygiene of your business

COVID-19 has made people acutely aware of the importance of personal hygiene, and we should be equally vigilant when it comes to...

How COVID-19 has impacted female entrepreneurs

The number one concern for female entrepreneurs prior to COVID-19 was funding, but now it’s simply business survival, reports a new international...

Melbourne pub owners provide meals for stood down employees

Melbourne hospitality businesses are banding together to create a service which provides food to their workers who are doing it tough. 

Josh Frydenberg critiques Daniel Andrews’ response to COVID-19

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has lashed out at Victorian Premier Daniel Andrews over the premier's handling of COVID-19 during a heated interview with ABC News...

President Biden vows to unify a deeply divided nation

Joe Biden called for unity and an end to misinformation as he was sworn in as the 46th President of the United...

What’s your plan if you need time off work?

Sickness, injury and other life events that require extended time off work can happen at any time. When you own a business...

South Australia announces ‘flagship’ space mission with 2021 satellite launch

South Australia has announced plans to launch a low-orbit satellite, becoming the first state government to do so. The...

Let’s Talk: Pivoting

Business was hit hard during the pandemic. However a number of businesses who successfully changed their strategy have managed to not only...

Social and economic costs from COVID-19 to persist long after the pandemic, says World Economic Forum

The World Economic Forum's Global Risks Report 2021 has unveiled an alarming risk outlook of short-term healthcare battles and long-term environmental...

Healthy relationships support mental health and your business

Owning a business can be wonderful, however, at times it can also place considerable strain on your personal relationships. 

How to repair your corporate culture after letting employees go

Was your business forced to implement a redundancy programme, as the COVID-19 downturn began to impact turnover and profits?  If so, you’re...

How to support someone who may be suicidal

Many of us will notice changes in the people around us and get the feeling that 'something is not right' or is...