JobKeeper 2.0 - What your business needs to know

APSCo is delighted to welcome back Affiliate Partner, Sovereign Private, on Advice Line LIVE session that took place on July 28th 2020.

As you may be aware, the federal government has released their plan for the extension of the JobKeeper payment scheme (“JobKeeper 2.0”). With the guidance of Sovereign Private we have identified the pertinent issues and will be hosting an information session to cover off:

  • The current JobKeeper scheme
  • New periods for the scheme
  • Business eligibility for the scheme
  • New payment amounts

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Compliance 101 - July 22nd 

APSCo is delighted to have hosted our friends and Premium Partner, Entity Solutions, on our Advice Line LIVE platform on Wednesday 22 July 2020.

Sabah Khan, General Counsel at Entity Solutions shared a presentation, followed by an audience Q&A covering the following:

  • Compliance responsibilities
  • Labour hire licensing
  • Different engagement structures and the associated statutory obligations
  • OH&S requirements during COVID-19
  • Legal options of managing people costs in a downturn

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The Exchange - July 17th 

As we look to the second half of this 2020 marathon we find ourselves in, APSCo turns the spotlight on Member stories.

The first in our new series of candid conversations with industry leaders. Brent Leahy of Peoplebank, Kate Prior of face2face Recruitment and Steve Grace of The Nudge Group share ideas and experiences from within their own businesses, exchange their views on how to navigate the next six months and give insights into some of the approaches they have adopted since COVID-19 began to take its toll.

Concluding with live Q&A, the event also provided a platform for Members to engage in the discussion.

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When is a casual not a casual? - June 1st 

Hear from APSCo Affiliate Partner and legal expert, Martin Richardson of Ready Set Recruit Legal. Martin will advise how you can best protect your business against the inevitable increase in class actions against employers following the recent landmark Federal Court judgement in the WorkPac Pty Ltd v Rossato case.

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Strength, Strategy and Action: Making better decisions with a stronger mindset - May 29

Rod Hore and Paul Lyons discuss the need for strategic decision making and the mindset required to push through and prosper beyond the current environment. Join us for a positive conversation and send in your concerns or questions to have them answered.

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Health, Safety and Risk: Considerations for returning to work - May 22

As COVID-19 restrictions begin to ease, many businesses and their employees are preparing to return to work.

APSCo Australia is delighted to welcome back Brianna Cattanach from Workplace Risk at Gallagher to assist your business with its workplace health, safety and risk considerations.

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Hackers, scammers and safety: Defending yourself online amid COVID-19 - May 14

Join Francis West (Chair of APSCo UK's Technology and Leadership Forum) LIVE from the UK for a practical webinar on what you can do, without being a tech genius, to protect your data.

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APSCo Advice Line LIVE - May 5

JobKeeper - Your final questions answered

With the deadline for JobKeeper enrolment looming, Sovereign Private Managing Director, Paul Masters, joins APSCo to answer Members' outstanding questions about the scheme.

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APSCo Tech Talks - April 30

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought technology to the fore and we're now seeing how tech can help save costs, improve efficiencies, enable fluid communication between teams, candidates and clients and possibly reshape business practices into the future.

We've assembled a panel of tech experts at the top of their game, who will explore some of the many ways in which technology has evolved and helped their business during this situation and further discuss how it can help you and your recruitment business going forward.

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APSCo Advice Line LIVE - April 24

Resilience: how can we embed it in our teams and get stronger during COVID-19?

We are delighted to welcome Michelle Rushton, co-founder and Director of learning and development consultancy, People of Influence.

Michelle discusses how to use resilience to grow better and stronger during times of hardship and ultimately create the concept of "anti-fragility" within business.

This is a session for business leaders who need to keep themselves and their teams buoyant, motivated and engaged under extraordinary conditions, such as COVID-19.

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APSCo Advice Line LIVE - April 17

We've brought together four (4) of the most recognised faces and successful business owners and operators from the Australian recruitment industry.

Greg Savage, Nigel Harse, Rod Hore and Nicholas Beames.

In this unique Advice Line LIVE recording - streamed LIVE on Friday April 17, they share the knowledge and experience they've gathered over a lifetime working in recruitment, and provide advice to keep your business moving forward and prepare you for what recovery might look like on the other side of COVID-19.

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APSCo Advice Line LIVE - April 3

Tap into the experience and knowledge of our Advice Line LIVE panellists who are leaders in their business and have specialist knowledge of the recruitment sector. Our panellists come from the following industries:

  • Finance - Funding
  • Workers' Compensation
  • Legal - Commercial and contracting law
  • Finance - Tax advisory

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APSCo Advice Line LIVE - March 27

Tap into the experience and knowledge of our Advice Line LIVE panellists who are leaders in their business and have specialist knowledge of the recruitment sector. Our panellists come from the following industries:

  • Legal - Workplace Relations
  • Work Health & Safety
  • Legal - Contracts and Modern Awards
  • Finance - Insurance
  • Finance - Superannuation
  • Finance - Tax advisory

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