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education and training

SummerTech LIVE to match businesses with tertiary students on digital transformation

The Victorian Chamber is proud to partner with the Victorian Department of Jobs, Precincts and Regions (DJPR) to deliver the fourth round of the SummerTech LIVE program, which matches businesses with tertiary students to tackle real, digital technology problems.

07 October 2021

education and training

SummerTech LIVE program returns to tackle digital tech problems

Do you have a technology problem that you desperately want to solve but don’t know the personnel or resource to do it? Then read on because the SummerTech LIVE program could be the answer you are looking for.

07 October 2021

education and training

Digital Jobs Program: Victorian workers and businesses to benefit from mid-career reboot

As a General Manager at Australia’s most innovative production company, WTFN’s Derek Dyson knows all about the value of interns - especially those bringing digital skills to the business.

27 July 2021

economy

Australian businesses preparing for a ‘new era of digital urgency’

It has been estimated that in the next four years, over six million digital workers will be required across Australia to keep up with the rapid technological evolution.

19 July 2021

education and training

Mental Health Essentials: Your last chance to benefit from this free program

Since 2018, the Victorian Chamber’s Mental Health Essentials program has assisted over 180 businesses who employ young workers to build and maintain mentally healthy workplaces.

06 July 2021

education and training

Academics, advice and alliances key to VU’s ‘tradition of excellence’

Victoria University’s newly-appointed Vice-Chancellor and President discusses what the education institution is doing differently to be hailed Australia’s top ranked university for employability skills.

Fast Five

06 April 2021

economy

Breaking the skills shortage barrier for Australian businesses

An interim report has made several business-friendly recommendations which aim to expand the Skilled Migration Program and improve flexibility for employers to take advantage.

26 March 2021

economy

Fifty per cent wage subsidy for new apprentices extended

The Federal Government has announced the extension of the apprenticeship wage subsidy program: Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements, better knowns as the BAC Program.

11 March 2021

education and training

Securing the skilled workforce Victoria needs for the future

Following the Victorian Chamber’s industry-led submission, the State Government has released the final report of a major enquiry into the post-secondary education and training system.

05 February 2021

education and training

Everything you and your new staff need in the onboarding process

Businesses are often overwhelmed by the planning, documentation and costs when onboarding new staff. Use this guide to help you implement a holistic and legally compliant process without the headache.

01 February 2021

economy

Prime Minister reaffirms Australia’s road to economic recovery

In his address to the National Press Club in Canberra on Monday, Prime Minister Scott Morrison has voiced his confidence in Australia’s post-pandemic labour market and economic recovery.

01 February 2021

economy

VIDEO: The strategies every business need to survive a crisis

As businesses breathe a sigh of relief that 2020 has come to an end, Roger Perry - CEO of Bevington Group, explains why the COVID-19 crisis is far from over and reveals how your business can adapt.

18 December 2020

education and training

How 2020 has changed the business landscape forever

VCCI discusses with Andrew Dean, DB Results’ Co-Chief Executive Officer, the changing landscape of running a business and what it’s going to take to thrive in this digital evolution.

17 December 2020

education and training

Fast Five: how genU is staying focused on what matters most

2020 has been the hardest year aged care service providers have had to endure, but no matter the scale of the obstacles that stood in Clare Amies’ way, genU’s CEO has risen to the challenge.

Fast Five

14 December 2020

education and training

Government unveils findings of education pathways review

Following months of feedback and consultations with our members, VCCI’s Policy and Advocacy Team has helped shape the future of Victoria’s education system for students and businesses.

08 December 2020

education and training

Changes announced to the Boosting Apprenticeship Commencement wage subsidy

The Federal Government has announced changes to the recently released Boosting Apprenticeship Commencements (BAC) program designed to address long-term declines in apprenticeships and traineeships.

30 October 2020


education and training

SummerTech LIVE to match businesses with tertiary students on digital transformation

07 October 2021

education and training

SummerTech LIVE program returns to tackle digital tech problems

07 October 2021

education and training

Digital Jobs Program: Victorian workers and businesses to benefit from mid-career reboot

27 July 2021

economy

Australian businesses preparing for a ‘new era of digital urgency’

19 July 2021

education and training

Mental Health Essentials: Your last chance to benefit from this free program

06 July 2021

education and training

Academics, advice and alliances key to VU’s ‘tradition of excellence’

Fast Five

06 April 2021

economy

Breaking the skills shortage barrier for Australian businesses

26 March 2021

economy

Fifty per cent wage subsidy for new apprentices extended

11 March 2021

education and training

Securing the skilled workforce Victoria needs for the future

05 February 2021

education and training

Everything you and your new staff need in the onboarding process

01 February 2021

economy

Prime Minister reaffirms Australia’s road to economic recovery

01 February 2021

economy

VIDEO: The strategies every business need to survive a crisis

18 December 2020

education and training

How 2020 has changed the business landscape forever

17 December 2020

education and training

Fast Five: how genU is staying focused on what matters most

Fast Five

14 December 2020

education and training

Government unveils findings of education pathways review

08 December 2020

education and training

Changes announced to the Boosting Apprenticeship Commencement wage subsidy

30 October 2020