Opinion articles

Visit the opinion articles archive for articles published prior to 2016.

Lockdown uncertainty is crippling confidence

This opinion article by Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Sydney Morning Herald on 22 December 2020 Throughout the twists and turns of this pandemic, the...

IR package is a way forward through the middle ground

This opinion article by chief executive of the Business Council Jennifer Westacott was published in The Australian Financial Review on Friday 11 December 2020 For decades, attempts at industrial relations reform...

Potential lies in regional Australia

This opinion article by Marnie Baker, chair of the Business Council's Regional Development working group and Bendigo and Adelaide Bank Managing Director, and Business Council chief executive Jennifer Westacott was...