Former chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission Allan Fels has launched a scathing attack on the “big business lobby” that has been campaigning against the introduction of an effects test into Australian Competition Law. By Eloise Keating
A concession by Prime Minister Tony Abbott that those in favour of increasing the rate of the goods and services tax are making a “very powerful point” could be the strongest indication yet of a push to raise the tax, a tax expert says. By Renee Thompson
Food vans, coffee shops and Mexican food outlets are among the most popular small businesses people are on the hunt for, according to data released by online business listing site Seek this week. By Renee Thompson
The former chair of the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission will lead a review of 7-Eleven’s business model in the wake of serious allegations of staff underpayments and a cover-up by head office. By Broede Carmody and Renee Thompson
Organisations typically ask employees to complete bullying awareness training, an approach that treats bullying behaviour as the problem rather than a symptom of organisational disfunction. By Michelle Tuckey
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