COVID-19 Business Continuity – Victorian State Budget 2021

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 25th November. Victoria’s state budget 2021 is being called the “hard hats and high-vis” budget, with its heavy focus on the construction sector. The are key advantages for many businesses including Tenfold coaching clients, and I’ve highlighted some of them in today’s briefing: New […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 24th November

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 24th November. Restrictions in Victoria have eased again, with the state moving into the “last step” of the roadmap. One of the significant updates that will apply to many Tenfold clients is that you will be allowed to have up to 10 people working […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 20th November

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 20th November. Earlier in the year when Australia’s economy began to suffer the effects of the pandemic, I wrote about the 3 stages we would need to navigate. As a reminder, the stages I spoke about were: Weather the storm Adjust to the new […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 9th November

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 9th November. In today’s briefing for Australian small businesses I’m looking at: 1. Update to restrictions in Victoria 2. Competition between the states for employment 1. Update to restrictions in Victoria Victoria continues to progress towards COVID-normal with yesterday’s announcement of further easing of […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 6th November

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 6th November. Today I want to explain some of the mechanics of JobMaker hiring credit. It received some fanfare during the Australian federal budget announcement. As a refresher, the JobMaker hiring credit is a wage subsidy from the Federal government to incentivise businesses to […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 30th October

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 30th October. I’ve done a bit more research beyond the headline announcements for the easing of Victorian restrictions for businesses, and I’ve identified some more changes that will have a positive impact for Victorian business owners: Tradespeople are allowed to carry out repairs in […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 27th October

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 27th October. There’s great news for many Victorian businesses from the recent announcements on easing of restrictions. From tomorrow (Wednesday 28 October) workplaces will no longer need to be on the permitted work list to open. The ability to work will change to, “if […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 21st October

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 21st October. I wrote on 30 September about the Victorian government’s extension to the commercial tenancy relief scheme. There was some uncertainty when the legislation was updated about which businesses would be entitled to rent relief. The Victorian Small Business Commission has since clarified […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 19th October

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 19th October. Victorians received news yesterday that some of the industry restrictions have eased slightly. While it’s good news for some, it’s still not enough for many businesses both in Melbourne and regional Victoria. I know many Tenfold clients using our business coaching services […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 16th October

I’m here with the COVID-19 continuity update for Australian businesses on 16th October. There have been lots of announcements about the wage subsidies available for apprentices. To clarify all of the announcements that have been made this year and give you clarity that you are obtaining the maximum benefit relating to apprentices and trainees, I […]