First 5000 is a new business development alliance for Australia's most significant mid-size companies. It's a vehicle to connect and network with local and international big business as well as policy makers, and of course each other.
Education in Australia took center stage at the 5th National Economic Review held at NSW Parliament House in Sydney on 18 and 19 September 2014.
Hosted by Global Access Partners (GAP) public policy think-tank and First 5000 parent company, the National Economic Review is an annual Summit designed to lead the debate on productivity, infrastructure, innovation, education, job creation and economic growth.
Is your job putting you at risk? Tatiana Coulter highlights the 10 most dangerous jobs in Australia.
Our jobs are probably the most important factor if we are to reach our dreams and secure a better future for our family. What we do for a living & the salary we earn is a huge factor in the quality of life we enjoy today, and in the future.
Concerns over the domination and control wheedled by the four major banks have been voiced to the Federal Government’s Competition Policy Review. Jost Stollmann of Tyro Payments believes it is time to take action again the unfair punishment of Australia’s small to medium business community.
Fines should be tripled for breaches of Australia’s competition law, to prevent the country’s four major banks from crushing smaller competitors.
The month of November has been the focus of a campaign promoting the services of small business. Martin Seward of program sponsor American Express explains the vital role of small business in the community.
To understand why the First 5000 community of mid-sized businesses should be interested in the plight of small business, you first have to understand the importance of small business to macro-economic prosperity.