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Chief Executive Update 18 December

There is no simple way to describe the year that was 2020. From drought, to bushfires, to the COVID-19 pandemic, we experienced loss and hurt while also ending with a sense of hope.

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

economy

Funding to help businesses lower energy bills now available

The Business Recovery Energy Efficiency Fund (BREEF) is now open to Victorian businesses, but you will need to register quickly as applications for phase 1 close on 31 December 2020.

16 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Employers reminded to celebrate the end of 2020 safely

End-of-year work celebrations are likely to be very different this year as employers face new risks and challenges to provide a safe environment for their staff.

15 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

workplace relations

Enforceable undertaking issued to self-reporting employer for underpayments

With payment of wages being in the media recently, sparked by recent large-scale, multi-million-dollar underpayments claims, it is increasingly important to understand your business’ obligations.

13 December 2020

workplace relations

November brings numerous modern award changes

November was a busy month for the Fair Work Commission with several decisions resulting in many modern awards being changed more than once.

13 December 2020

workplace relations

What the Industrial Relations Omnibus Bill means for your business

Tabled by the Industrial Relations Minister in Federal Parliament, the proposed changes to Australia’s workplace laws will have a major and lasting impact on our workforce and businesses.

11 December 2020

workplace relations

False, misleading records fail to fool Fair Work Ombudsman

An accountancy firm has been ordered to pay penalties after providing the Fair Work Ombudsman with false records and covering up underpayments for their client.

09 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

chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 4 December

We have come so far this year and as we enter the final few weeks of 2020 it is abundantly clear that we deserve a COVID Safe Summer.

04 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

FWC backs staff who walked from site over COVID-19 risk

The Fair Work Commission has ordered an employer to pay their staff who refused to attend work after multiple colleagues tested positive for COVID-19.

04 December 2020

policy and advocacy

Applications now open for the Victorian Global Gateway Program

In response to the chaos the COVID-19 pandemic has caused on global import and export markets, established Victorian exporters can receive a one-off grant worth up to $50,000.

03 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Bullying victim awarded $5.2 million by Federal Court

With no compensation cap on general protection claims, a software company has been ordered to pay a record $5.2 million in damages to an employee who made complaints about his colleagues.

02 December 2020

policy and advocacy

Victoria Summit 2021: building a bold vision for Victoria together

The Victorian Chamber is proud to present the Victoria Summit 2021 – an assembly of businesses, unions, universities, industry groups, community, cultural, sport and other thought leaders to shape the future of our state.

01 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: AIA making a commitment to making a difference

AIA Chief Executive Officer (Australia and New Zealand) and Director, Damien Mu, explains how he’s helping others achieve their dreams – if they follow three simple steps.

Fast Five

30 November 2020


chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 18 December

18 December 2020

education and training

How 2020 has changed the business landscape forever

17 December 2020

economy

Funding to help businesses lower energy bills now available

16 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Employers reminded to celebrate the end of 2020 safely

15 December 2020

education and training

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

Fast Five

14 December 2020

workplace relations

Enforceable undertaking issued to self-reporting employer for underpayments

13 December 2020

workplace relations

November brings numerous modern award changes

13 December 2020

workplace relations

What the Industrial Relations Omnibus Bill means for your business

11 December 2020

workplace relations

False, misleading records fail to fool Fair Work Ombudsman

09 December 2020

education and training

Government unveils findings of education pathways review

08 December 2020

chief executive update

Chief Executive Update 4 December

04 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

FWC backs staff who walked from site over COVID-19 risk

04 December 2020

policy and advocacy

Applications now open for the Victorian Global Gateway Program

03 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Bullying victim awarded $5.2 million by Federal Court

02 December 2020

policy and advocacy

Victoria Summit 2021: building a bold vision for Victoria together

01 December 2020

health safety and wellbeing

Fast Five: AIA making a commitment to making a difference

Fast Five

30 November 2020