Federal Government announces plans to change JobSeeker rate as payments return to pre-pandemic levels

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Treasurer Josh Frydenberg has revealed that the Federal Government is planning to make changes to the JobSeeker rate when the coronavirus supplement ends in March.

LinkedIn’s top 15 jobs on the rise in 2021

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The LinkedIn Jobs on the Rise in 2021 report has revealed the 15 top jobs on the rise in 2021, with health and care-taker jobs dominating the list.  The top industries were mental health specialists, healthcare and the medical profession, and social work. This includes jobs such as registered nurse, mental health practitioner and social… Continue reading LinkedIn’s top 15 jobs on the rise in 2021

Australia to begin economic recovery in 2021: Deloitte

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The latest Deloitte Access Economics Business Outlook figures reveal that Australia is well on the road to economic recovery in 2021. “COVID numbers are very low, the vaccine news is excellent, confidence is rebounding, Victoria is catching up to the recovery already underway elsewhere, there are heartening developments in job markets, and China’s trade war… Continue reading Australia to begin economic recovery in 2021: Deloitte

New data reveals small business jobs returning to pre-pandemic levels

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Data released today from Xero and AlphaBeta (part of Accenture) show that the continued recovery of small businesses has lifted jobs to pre-pandemic levels and reveal year-on-year revenue growth for 6 consecutive months. “Our Xero Small Business Insights analysis for November paints a pleasing picture of the sector’s continued recovery,” said Trent Innes, Managing Director… Continue reading New data reveals small business jobs returning to pre-pandemic levels

‘Stop bleeding from research and development’: Daniel Petre

Daniel Petre is a Founding Partner at AirTree Ventures, one of the largest venture capital funds in Australia. Prior to AirTree, he was the Founding Chairman of netus (a tech investment company), founded ecorp (Australia’s largest internet investment company) and managed both Australian and US development at Microsoft. We discussed his views on the mental… Continue reading ‘Stop bleeding from research and development’: Daniel Petre