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  • Jun 23
    From the Chief Executive - 23 June 2017

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    From the Chief Executive - 23 June 2017 The Victorian Chamber this week launched its winter Business Excellence magazine which I am delighted to share with you all. This ‘Energy’-themed edition explores a very timely topic, currently dominating the news and important to many of our...
  • Jun 22
    Have your say and help strengthen Victoria’s competitiveness

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    Artificial intelligence, automation and robotics, ageing populations, globalisation, Brexit and the closure of major industries. These changes create new opportunities and challenges for Victoria, but how do we leverage them?
  • Jun 22
    Dismissal found fair following lengthy informal performance management

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    An Inventory Controller was fairly dismissed following a lengthy performance management process despite no formal warnings being issued. The Commission found the business had taken all necessary steps to train and develop the Applicant for over a 12 month period.
  • Jun 22
    Investigation a “credit” to fair dismissal process

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    The Fair Work Commission has found an employee who transferred $342 000 from the account of a deceased person without obtaining a certified copy of probate was not unfairly dismissed. 
  • Jun 22
    Export Market Development Grants (EMDG)

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    The Export Market Development Grants (EMDG) scheme is a key Australian Government financial assistance program for Australian businesses seeking markets for their goods and services internationally.   The scheme supports a wide range of industries and it is not competitive and as such all...

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