The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has called on the Federal Opposition to reassess its living wage plan and abide by the Fairwork framework it established when it was last in government. Read more.
A HR Health Check is a confidential 60-minute consultation with an expert adviser from the CCIQ Employer Assistance team. Within this consultation, our expert adviser will conduct a review of your business to ensure that it is compliant with the relevant workplace laws and regulations. Read more.
CCIQ’s Employer Assistance team regularly field up to 700 calls per month, supporting Queensland business owners with HR and IR expert advice. So what did 2018’s call data have to say about the HR concerns affecting Cairns businesses? Read more.
Toowoomba and Cairns have made it to the final round of a selection process that will see a multimillion-dollar agricultural export centre established in one of these regional communities. Read more.
Disputes occur in all aspects of life, from our personal relationships to professional – people get under each other’s skin. Mediation is an alternative dispute resolution process that is vastly different to the traditional forms of resolving conflict, arbitration and adjudication. Read more.
The Palaszczuk Government’s call for a 3.5% increase in the minimum wage stands in contrast to industry and business associations who have advocated for a 1.8% increase in the minimum wage reflecting the challenging economy currently faced by small to medium sized enterprises across the state. Read more.