Taking you behind the scenes of Workplace Central, our latest staff profile is on one of our wonderful Workplace Partners, Stephanie Day, who has a particular penchant for recruiting. Stephanie has a great track record of matching the right candidate to the perfect vacant role. Learn more about Stephanie.
Aside from managing tax requirements and reporting, some businesses often let this time of year pass by without a second thought but we feel it’s important to take a moment to review and reset business activities to move closer to your overarching goals. See our New Financial Year review checklist.
Because good corporate culture is tightly linked to employee enthusiasm and productivity, it is an important consideration for every business owner and manager to foster and maintain.This article explores the what corporate culture is, the benefits or good corporate culture for business and employees, and how to achieve it.
Ben Haycroft, Director and Workplace Liaison.
It’s not hard to strike up a conversation with Ben if you like anything to do with pop culture, fishing, travelling and food. In fact, you could talk about almost anything with Ben… he loves a good chat and his favourite part of working at Workplace Central is meeting with new clients and solving problems.
With a background in OHS, Ben enjoys working with clients to create simple solutions that suit workplace needs.
When he’s in the office, Ben sits on a fit ball at his desk, listening to an old Abba vinyl record, planning his next on-site client visit.
On 31st May the Fair Work Commission announced the annual wage increase.
June 30 is creeping up and for some this can mean a stressful time with mountains of paperwork and sometimes-unexpected bills. It doesn’t have to be a dreaded time of year if you prepare yourself and get organised… while you can’t ignore your tax time responsibilities, you can get through it with a big breath, a strong cup of coffee and some handy tips.
With winter well and truly upon us we can expect the delicious smells of last night’s winter warmers filling lunch rooms across the country, plenty of hot chocolates consumed throughout the day and the classic winter wardrobe essentials being donned.
“Given the right environment, a strong team can make anything happen.”
Work-life balance is an ever-popular topic as more individuals seek a more flexible and fulfilling lifestyle. For employers, it is not only important to understand the needs and desires of staff members, but also how supporting a flexible working arrangement can benefit your business’ productivity and profitability.
Small business could be considered the backbone of the Queensland business sector, and in recognition not only for the economic contribution but also the passion, determination and employment opportunities they bring, small businesses are being congratulated and supported by the 2016 Queensland Small Business Week celebrations.