MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 30 NOVEMBER 2020

🦠 COVID Update – NSW will make significant changes to COVID restrictions from 1 December 2020, with up to 50 people allowed to gather at private residences. The Premier is still asking us to exercise commonsense! For the full list of changes, see https://www.nsw.gov.au/covid-19/what-you-can-and-cant-do-under-rules – Last week, Victorian restrictions also eased significantly to “last step”…

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MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 23 NOVEMBER 2020

NSW has recorded 14 days with no local COVID-19 cases! Plus, the Victorian border is now open. The NSW Budget was released last week, and while there is an overall deficit expected, it’s great to see the government investing in boosting the local economy. Highlights for business include: – 4 x $25 vouchers for every…

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Return to Workplace: Strategy Series: How do we evolve?

How has #COVID19 impacted workplaces? What is happening now and what will happen to the future of work? Join our CEO Bron Pearson to find out more as part of our Return to Workplace: Strategy Series. For the fact sheet associated with this webinar, please visit https://pinnaclepeoplesolutions.com.au/fact-sheet-back-to-workplace-part-2-how-do-we-evolve/ Join us each Wednesday at 5:30pm: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeopleSolutionsAustralia The…

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MONDAY NEWS UPDATE – 16 NOVEMBER 2020

JobSeeker supplement has been extended to end of March 2021, but with a rate cut. https://www.servicesaustralia.gov.au/…/im-job-seeker If your employees are receiving JobKeeper, make sure you’ve done your wage condition declaration as part of the November monthly business declaration! https://www.ato.gov.au/…/JobKeeper-guide…/… The NSW-Victorian border is due to reopen at 23:59 on Sunday 22 November after 16 days…

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Return to Workplace: Strategy Series: What is Happening and What is Next?

How has #COVID19 impacted workplaces? What is happening now and what will happen to the future of work? Join our CEO Bron Pearson to find out more as part of our Return to Workplace: Strategy Series. For the fact sheet associated with this webinar, please visit our website at https://pinnaclepeoplesolutions.com.au/fact-sheet-back-to-workplace-part-1-what-is-happening-and-what-is-next/ Join us live on Facebook…

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COVID-19 Update and Analysis – 2 November 2020

COVID-19 Update and Analysis. An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions. Each Monday Pinnacle People Solutions provides a comprehensive review and commentary on the latest COVID-19 news from a HR perspective, and follows up on any questions asked at the last advisory. Join us each Monday at 9.15 am:…

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COVID-19 Update and Analysis – 26 October 2020

COVID-19 Update and Analysis. An interactive Q & A with Michelle Westlund, HR Project Officer of Pinnacle People Solutions. Each Monday Pinnacle People Solutions provides a comprehensive review and commentary on the latest COVID-19 news from a HR perspective, and follows up on any questions asked at the last advisory. Join us each Monday at…

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COVID-19 Update and Analysis (Employer Advisory)

COVID-19 Update and Analysis. An interactive Q & A with Michelle Westlund, HR Project Officer of Pinnacle People Solutions. Each Monday Pinnacle People Solutions provides a comprehensive review and commentary on the latest COVID-19 news from a HR perspective, and follows up on any questions asked at the last advisory. Join us each Monday at…

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COVID-19 Update and Analysis (Employer Advisory)

COVID-19 Update and Analysis – 28 September 2020. An interactive Q & A with Michelle Westlund, HR Project Officer of Pinnacle People SolutioEach Monday Pinnacle People Solutions provides a comprehensive review and commentary on the latest COVID-19 news from a HR perspective, and follows up on any questions asked at the last advisory.

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COVID-19 Update and Analysis (Employer Advisory)

Our Monday Employer Advisory livestream provided a COVID-19 Update and Analysis. An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO, Pinnacle People Solutions. Each Monday Bronwyn provides a comprehensive review and commentary on the latest COVID-19 news, providing a HR perspective. Join us each Monday at 9.15 am at: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeopleSolutionsAustralia

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COVID-19 Update and Analysis (Employer Advisory)

Monday’s Employer Advisory livestream addressed the topic: COVID-19 Update and Analysis. An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO, Pinnacle People Solutions. Each Monday Bronwyn provides a comprehensive review and commentary on the latest COVID-19 news. Join us each Monday at 9.15 am at: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeopleSolutionsAustralia

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Employer Advisory – Cyber Security and Productivity Tools for use in a Partially or Fully Remote-Working Workforce

An interview with Laurence Nussbaumer, CEO of nTech & Communications. Laurence addresses cyber security, the common risks, the cost to business when something goes wrong, and what small business can do to protect their data. Laurence also covers what tools are available to small business to improve productivity and team engagement with a partial or fully remote-working workforce.

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Employer Advisory – What to Expect When Employees Return to the Workplace

Our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, addressed the topic: What to Expect When Employees Return to the Workplace? An interactive Q & A regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Join us at 9.15 am: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeopleSolutionsAustralia The information and advice we provide in our Facebook livestream is general in nature, based on our interpretation of current legislation and policy,…

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Employer Advisory – JobMaker Update; Remote Working and Maintaining a Positive Workplace Culture

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory livestream featured the topic: JobMaker Update; Remote Working and Maintaining a Positive Workplace Culture. Our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, also provided an update on the last 48 hours and followed up on…

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Employer Advisory – Managing the Unmanageable; Dealing with Staff Issues the Right Way (11 June 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Thursday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, addressed the topic: Managing the Unmanageable; Dealing with Staff Issues the Right Way. Bronwyn also provided an update on the last 24 hours and…

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Employer Advisory – Buying or Selling a Business: What are Your Employment Obligations (10 June 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, featured the topic: Buying or Selling a Business; What are Your Employment Obligations? Bronwyn will also provided a Long Weekend catch up on announcements…

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Employer Advisory – Psychology: Managing Conflict in the Workplace (9 June 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, delivering; Psychology – Managing Conflict in the Workplace. Delivered by our Consultant Psychologist, Tuesday’s Employer Advisory livestream will address the topic: PSYCHOLOGY: Managing Conflict in the Workplace. Join us at 9.15 am: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeop… #COVID19au #informationforemployers #wevegotyourback The information and advice we provide in our…

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Employer Advisory – What is JobMaker? (5 June 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Friday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, addressed the topic: What is JobMaker? Bronwyn also provided an update on the last 48 hours and followed up on any questions asked at…

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Employer Advisory – Preparing to Recruit – Where to Start (4 June 2020)

Employer Advisory: (livestream) delivered by Gretel Khan, Recruitment Consultant, and Gina Mackenzie, HR Officer. Thursday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by Gretel Khan, Recruitment Consultant, and Gina Mackenzie, HR Officer: Preparing to Recruit – Where to Start? Join us at 9.15 am: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeop… #COVID19au #informationforemployers #wevegotyourback The information and advice we provide in our Facebook livestream…

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Employer Advisory – Interview; Workplace Ergonomics at Home with Deb Hunter, CEO, Move Better for Life and Workhealth Australia (3 June 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, featured: Interview: Workplace Ergonomics at Home; with Deb Hunter, CEO, Move Better For Life & Workhealth Australia. Bronwyn also provided an update on the…

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Employer Advisory – Navigating COVID-19 & Other Workplace Challenges: Interview with Lysaghts Refrigeration & Air Conditioning (27 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory livestream addressed the topic: Navigating COVID-19 & Other Workplace Challenges: Interview with Lysaghts Refrigeration and Air Conditioning. Our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, also provided an update on the last 24 hours and…

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Employer Advisory – Psychology: Strategies & Tips for Relocating New & Existing Employees (26 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, delivering; Psychology – Employee Assistance Programs. Delivered by our Consultant Psychologist,  Tuesday’s Employer Advisory livestream addressed the topic: PSYCHOLOGY: Strategies and Tips for Relocating New and Existing Employees. Join us at 9.15 am: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeop… #COVID19au #informationforemployers #wevegotyourback The information and advice we provide in…

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Employer Advisory – Psychology – Employee Assistance Programs (19 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, with Psychology – Employee Assistance Programs. Delivered by our Consultant Psychologist, Tuesday’s Employer Advisory livestream addressed the topic: PSYCHOLOGY – Employee Assistance Programs. Join us at 9.15 am: https://www.facebook.com/PinnaclePeop… #COVID19au #informationforemployers #wevegotyourback The information and advice we provide in our Facebook livestream is general…

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Employer Advisory – National Cabinet Update (9 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Saturday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, addressed the topic: National Cabinet Update. She also provided an update on the last 24 hours and followed up on any questions asked at…

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Employer Advisory – JobKeeper enabling directions – Case Studies; Changing duties (8 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Friday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, addressed the topic: JobKeeper Enabling Directions – Case Studies – Changing Duties. Bronwyn also provided an update on the last 24 hours and followed…

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Employer Advisory – Innovative recruitment strategies to get the best outcomes. (7 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Thursday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, and Gina Mackenzie, HR Officer, addressed the topic: Innovative recruitment strategies to get the best outcomes. Bronwyn also provided an update on the last…

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Employer Advisory – Recognising signs of burnout in yourself and your staff and what you can do about it. (5 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, with recognising signs of burnout in yourself and your staff – and what you can do about it. Tuesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our Consultant Psychologist, addressed the topic: Recognising signs of burnout in yourself and your staff, and what you can do…

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Employer Advisory – JobKeeper enabling directions; Case Studies: Changing hours and wages (4 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Monday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson, addressed the topic: JobKeeper Enabling Directions – Case Studies – Changing Hours and Wages. Bronwyn also provided an update on the last 48 hours…

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Employer Advisory – Working at home with kids, what it’s really like and how we’re doing it. (1 May 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Jessica Kliendeinst of Pinnacle People Solutions. Friday’s Employer Advisory (livestream), delivered by Jessica Kliendeinst covered working at home with kids – what it’s like, and how we’re doing it. Join us at 9.15am at: https://www.facebook.com/events/21343… #COVID19au #informationforemployers #wevegotyourback The information and advice we provide in our Facebook…

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Employer Advisory – What has COVID-19 revealed about the vulnerabilities of our business? What can we do about it for the future? (29 April 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) delivered by our CEO Bronwyn Pearson addressed the topic: What has COVID-19 revealed about the vulnerabilities of our businesses? What can we do about it for the future? Join us…

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Employer Advisory – Psychology: Doing the hard stuff of Business (28 April 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, with Psychology: Managing family relationships during COVID-19. Delivered by our Consultant Psychologist, Tuesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) covered strategies and tips for dealing psychologically with the hard stuff of business – issues such as letting staff go, managing business threats, watching your business struggle or…

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Employer Advisory – Reducing hours when working from home. Stand down vs redundancy (23 April 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Thursday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) covered reducing hours when working from home. Stand down versus redundancy. Our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson also provided an update on the previous 24 hours and answered any questions from the…

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Employer Advisory – Changing staff hours and pay: Industrial Relations requirements (22 April 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) covered changing staff hours and pay – industrial relations requirements. Our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson also provided an update on the previous 24 hours and answer any questions from the prior…

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Employer Advisory – Psychology: Managing family relationships during COVID-19 (21 April 2020)

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, with Psychology: Managing family relationships during COVID-19. Delivered by Consultant Psychologist, Tuesday’s Employer Advisory (livestream) covered Psychology: Managing Family Relationships During COVID-19. Join us at 9.15am at: https://www.facebook.com/events/21343… #COVID19au #informationforemployers #wevegotyourback This information and advice is general in nature, based on our interpretation of…

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Employer Advisory – Leave entitlements and COVID-19

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. Wednesday’s Employer Advisory (Livestream) covered leave entitlements and COVID-19. Our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson also provided an update on the previous 24 hours and follow up on questions asked at the last advisory. Join us…

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Employer Advisory – Self-compassion during self-isolation

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, with tips to self-compassion during self-isolation and COVID-19. Pinnacle People Solutions COVID-19 Employer Advisory Series with our Consultant Psychologist,  covering self-compassion during self-isolation. You can join us each weekday at 9.15 am on Facebook. This information and advice is general in nature, based on…

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Employer Advisory -Workers Compensation and COVID-19

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. An interactive livestream with our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson which covered Workers Compensation and COVID-19. Bronwyn also provided an update from the last 24 hours and followed up on questions asked at the previous advisory. Join us…

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Employer Advisory – PSYCHOLOGY: Mental Health and Wellbeing

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with our Consultant Psychologist, regarding Mental Health and Wellbeing during COVID-19. Pinnacle People Solutions COVID-19 Employer Advisory Series with our Consultant Psychologist, regarding Mental Health and Wellbeing. You can join us each Tuesday at 9.15 am on Facebook. This information and advice is general in nature, based on…

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Employer Advisory – JobKeeper Program

Employer Advisory: An interactive livestream with our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson which covered the JobKeeper Program. Bronwyn also provided an update from the last 24 hours and followed up on questions asked at the previous advisory. Join us each weekday 9.15am on Facebook. The information and advice we provide in our Facebook livestream is general in nature,…

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Employer Advisory – Working remotely during COVID-19

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. An interactive livestream in which our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson covered working remotely during COVID-19. Bronwyn provided an update from the last 24 hours and followed up on questions we were asked at our previous…

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Employer Advisory: Clerks Private Sector Award 2020 (COVID-19)

On Saturday, the Fair Work Commission made a determination varying the Clerks Private Sector Award 2020, inserting a new temporary Schedule adding flexibility during the coronavirus outbreak for the period 28 March to 30 June 2020. To view the full press release visit https://www.fairwork.gov.au/about-us/news-and-media-releases/website-news/clerks-award-flexibility-during-outbreak-of-coronavirus These are the main changes: Change in Duties Employers can require employees…

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Employer Advisory – Options and obligations during COVID-19

Employer Advisory: An interactive Q & A with Bronwyn Pearson, CEO of Pinnacle People Solutions, regarding COVID-19 from a HR perspective. An interactive livestream with our CEO, Bronwyn Pearson which covered Employers options and obligations during COVID-19. Bronwyn also provided an update from the last 24 hours and followed up on questions asked at the previous…

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COVID-19- Are you across your employer obligations?

As we sit back, horrified at the alarming behaviour around the ‘great toilet paper crisis of 2020’ it is essential to take a calm and considered approach to the potential impact on your business and put in place appropriate, measured plans for your identified risks and to ensure you meet your obligations as an employer.…

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