Herald Sun 11 February 2012 By Tony Shepherd President, Business Council of Australia Australia’s economy may be facing a rough period in 2012, but the changing nature of our job...Read more
The Australian Parliament has a responsibility to ensure that a “strong cop on the beat” is maintained in the building and construction industries, says the Business Council of Australia’s Acting...Read more
Herald Sun By Jennifer WestacottChief Executive, Business Council of Australia This time of year can be joyous, but for many families it is also stressful and reinforces how stark the...
Statement from BCA Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott on the Decision by Heather Ridout to Move on from the Australian Industry Group “I congratulate Heather Ridout for a remarkable career with...Read more
BCA Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott delivered the 2011 Sambell Oration, titled ‘Sharing Prosperity’, on On 23 November 2011 in Melbourne. I have a deep affection and respect for the Brotherhood...
Opportunity Is Measure of True Wealth: Edited extract of Jennifer Westacott’s Brotherhood of St Laurence’s Sambell Oration
Edited extract of Jennifer Westacott’s Brotherhood of St Laurence’s Sambell Oration published in The Australian, 24 November 2011 I do not come from the usual background for someone in a business...Read more
The Australian By Graham Bradley, President, Business Council of Australia The Fair Work Act was introduced to deliver greater fairness and productivity in Australian workplaces. Two years after its introduction,...Read more
Statement by Business Council of Australia Chief Executive Jennifer Westacott on the Qantas Industrial Issues
Following the decision by Fair Work Australia to terminate industrial action between Qantas and unions, the Business Council of Australia calls on the parties to the dispute to work towards...Read more