Opinion Article

Time for Business to Fight Back

This opinion article by Business Council Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott was published in The Daily Telegraph on 10 June 2016.  We all know election campaigns are a hothouse for claims,...

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Can't Grow Economy by Killing Golden Goose

This opinion article by BCA Member and Wesfarmers Chief Executive Richard Goyder (pictured) was published in The Australian on 9 June 2016.  I am privileged to lead one of Australia’s...

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Back Stronger Businesses so Australians Get Ahead

This opinion article by Innes Willox, Australian Industry Group, James Pearson, Australian Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Jennifer Westacott, Business Council of Australia and Brendan Pearson, Minerals Council of Australia was published in...

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Time to Give Business a Break

This opinion article by Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia was published in The Daily Telegraph on 27 May 2016. When politicians feel comfortable joking about putting another million...

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Fairness is a Growing Economy

This opinion article by Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia was published in the Weekend Australian on 30 April 2016. On the eve of the federal Budget, and more...

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Cyber Security Strategy

This opinion article by Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia was published on The Australian Financial Review website on 21 April 2016. Embracing the possibilities created by digitisation and connectivity...

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Culture is Critical in Our Workplaces

This opinion article by Jennifer Westacott, Chief Executive of the Business Council of Australia was published in the Weekend Australia on 2 April 2016. A collaborative and respectful workplace culture is an essential...

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