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Casuals: An End To Double Dipping

Some FTMA Members may be aware, from my attendance at the recent Victorian Member’s Focus Forum, of the uncertainty that has existed in recent months over the entitlements of casual employees...

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Biz Buzz – Training Matters

I’m sure you’ve all heard the story about the two managers talking about training their employees. The first asks, “Yeah, but what if we train them, and they just leave?” The second...

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Biz Buzz – Australian Standards

As Timber Systems Estimators and Designers, we rely on the engineering software to do it all for us, but there are a number of times that we really don’t need to fire up the computer and information...

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Standing By Your Contracts

“I do”, they did, she said, he said, it’s over, ouch that’s expensive! No, I’m not giving marriage advice. My involvement with contracts has ranged from 100 plus page contracts to verbal contracts,...

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Minimum Wage Increase

FAIR WORK ANNUAL WAGE REVIEW The Fair Work Commission has released the ninth annual minimum wage review decision under the Fair Work Act, 2009 on 1 June 2018. This decision increases the modern...

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