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Australian service stations – more than just fuel?
6 days ago

Australian service stations – more than just fuel?

By  •  Information

ACAPMA’s Monitor of Fuel Consumer Attitudes

Every two years, the Australasian Convenience and Petroleum Marketers Association (ACAPMA) undertakes research into consumer attitudes towards the petrol-convenience industry in Australia. This periodic …
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HR Highlight:  Changes at the workplace – Restructure and Redundancy
6 days ago

HR Highlight: Changes at the workplace – Restructure and Redundancy

By  •  HR Highlight

The pressure to remain ‘efficient’ and responsive to changing customer needs and business realities, leads many businesses to review their operating process, technologies and structures.  Upgrading machinery, software or adopting …
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Fuel price debate not supported by the facts
2 weeks ago

Fuel price debate not supported by the facts

By  •  Petrol pricing

Fuel prices have historically been a source of economic interest in the national economy, largely because fuel prices constitute an economic input cost for Australian households and businesses. The argument …
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HR Highlight:  Work Events, new ACAPMA Employment Guide Released
2 weeks ago

HR Highlight: Work Events, new ACAPMA Employment Guide Released

By  •  HR Highlight

From Conferences to Christmas Parties, Work Events are often seen as a reward directed to staff but have the effect of not only amplifying the performance management pressures on the …
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SA Government introduces UPSS Licencing Laws
3 weeks ago

SA Government introduces UPSS Licencing Laws

By  •  Environment

Earlier this year, the South Australian Environment Protection Agency (SA EPA) announced that the State Government had decided to add petrol stations to the list of activities of ‘environmental significance’ …
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HR Highlight:  Performance Management Basics – Review or Closure
3 weeks ago

HR Highlight: Performance Management Basics – Review or Closure

By  •  HR Highlight

Managing poor performance in the workplace can be a stressful time for the business as well as for the employee.  This weeks HR Highlight will round out the last few …
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Regulator steering is risky
4 weeks ago

Regulator steering is risky

Earlier this week, the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission (ACCC) released a special report that examined the different pricing behaviours of businesses operating in the Australian retail fuels market during …
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Underpayment claim results in double penalties for a lack of records
4 weeks ago

Underpayment claim results in double penalties for a lack of records

By  •  Human Resources

In the first of the cases using the reverse onus of proof under the Vulnerable Workers provisions, a small, family run business has received double the penalty in a wage …
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HR Highlight:  Performance Management Basics – Decisions and Documentation
4 weeks ago

HR Highlight: Performance Management Basics – Decisions and Documentation

By  •  HR Highlight

Managing poor performance in the workplace can be a stressful time for the business as well as for the employee.  This weeks HR Highlight will expand on the last few …
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Plastic Bag Ban for VIC from 1st November 2019
1 month ago

Plastic Bag Ban for VIC from 1st November 2019

By  •  Convenience

Local businesses are being urged to prepare ahead of the state-wide ban on lightweight plastic shopping bags. The ban will include compostable, degradable and biodegradable plastics and is due to …
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