Posts Tagged ‘employer’

Coalition announces permanent migration cap and population policy

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Source: The Guardian The Australian Coalition has announced that it will introduce new skilled work visas that require three years’ residence in regional areas as a pre-condition for permanent residency, as part of its population policy launched on Wednesday 20 March 2019. Permanent Migration for 2019/2020 The Morrison government announced today that it will cap…

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The diversity and inclusion revolution: Eight powerful truths

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​While most business leaders now believe having a diverse and inclusive culture is critical to performance, they don’t always know how to achieve that goal. Deloitte Insights has published a report The Diversity and Inclusion Revolution: Eight Powerful Truths which can help turn aspirations into reality.  The report looks at Qantas as a case study for…

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Reducing salaries for visa holders – can you do it?

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Some employers may look at reducing employees’ salaries or bonuses in tough financial times as an alternative to terminating staff. However, there is a lot of uncertainty regarding whether it could be considered a breach of contract, or a violation of employee’s workplace rights. Can you reduce an employee’s salary? Firstly, you must ensure that…

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