Monday, December 9, 2019

Underpayment could cost Aussies $1.8 billion a year

According to new research from human resource and payroll software and services provider, Ascender, over one in five (22 per cent) Australians were underpaid....

What is business etiquette?

Business etiquette is a set of rules that govern the way people interact with one another in business, with customers, suppliers, with inside or...

Sushi chain hit for leaving workers out of pocket

The Fair Work Ombudsman has secured $124,416 in penalties against the operator of a chain of sushi outlets for deliberately underpaying migrant workers in...

Reinstatement of dismissed employees – Can it really happen?

Is reinstatement a real possibility for a worker who has brought a successful unfair dismissal claim? What sort of matters will the Fair Work Commission...
pride

Pride the most common feeling for small businesses during EOFY

Xero has recently released research on Australian small-business owners’ attitudes and feelings towards their end of financial year (EOFY) reporting and compliance requirements. Contrary to...

Business pleads with PM for dismissal law shake-up

Business leaders have warned that “going away money” has become a feature of the Australian workplace and will call on Scott Morrison to make...

Prime Minister pledges to cut red tape, reform IR

Prime Minister Scott Morrison has vowed to slash government red tape to unlock investment and opened the door to industrial relations reform, challenging business...

Franking credit trap all businesses need to know

Less than a month out from tax time small businesses are being warned not to tempt fate with the tax office, with new funding...

SMEs urged to act fast on $30,000 asset write-off

SME lender OnDeck Australia is urging SMEs to act fast to secure finance ahead of 30 June 2019 to take advantage of the $30,000...

One in four SMEs discount their products too much

New research from Australian marketing services provider Salmat has found that when it comes to discounting products, over a quarter (28 per cent) of SMEs...