Opinion Article

Why Our Children Need a Strong ABCC

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Daily Telegraph on 20 October 2016. The Prime Minister wrote in a column this week that the case...

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Now's time to cut company tax

While usually fierce competitors, the 'big 4' professional services firms - all Business Council members - are joining forces to call for a company tax cut. This opinion article by...

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Australia Can't Afford Not To Cut Company Tax

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Australian Financial Review on 28 September 2016.  For many years, our two major political parties were united in their...

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Purposeful Business, Purposeful Country

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in the The Australian on 24 September 2016.  We have an expression we use constantly at the Business Council:...

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The Best Welfare is Working

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in the Daily Telegraph on 23 September 2016.  Growing up in public housing, I learned firsthand how government...

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MAKE BUSINESS STRONG AND WE ARE ALL WINNERS

This joint opinion article by James Pearson, CEO of the Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia, and Innes Willox, CEO of the Australian...

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