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The secrets to a healthy work life balance

The secrets to a healthy work-life balance

Work-life balance means different things to different people and for many of us it no longer means working nine to five. Due to technology and social media, the boundaries are blurring between work and home and it’s becoming hard to separate work and non-work. There are many good reasons as to why you should improve…
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The 20 jobs businesses desperately need to fill right now

The 20 jobs businesses desperately need to fill right now

The Covid-19 pandemic has seen hundreds of thousands of jobs lost – but in some sectors, employers aren’t able to fill positions fast enough. Healthcare workers continue to experience high demand, with all types of nurses at the top of Australia’s list of most-needed workers, according to new data from jobs platform Seek. Aged and disability support…
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The 2 questions Bill Gates asks himself when solving big problems

The 2 questions Bill Gates asks himself when solving big problems

Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates has amassed nearly $158 billion and spends his time working on solving some of the world’s biggest technology, education and healthcare issues. He’s been vocal about funding coronavirus vaccines and treatments, and so far has donated more than $480 million to the fight against the pandemic through the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation. But…
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Extra Aussies eligible for JobKeeper ATO says

Extra Aussies eligible for JobKeeper, ATO says

Australian business owners on JobKeeper have been reminded by the Australian Taxation Office that certain business participants are eligible to receive the wage subsidy. “If you’ve enrolled for the JobKeeper Payment, don’t forget to check if you can nominate an eligible business participant,” the office said on its website. An ‘eligible business participant’ is someone who…
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The 100 000 reason you should become smarter with your money

The $100,000 reason you should become smarter with your money

In the past I’ve advised anyone who wants to be their own financial adviser to treat themselves like they’re a business. Imagine you ran a business. What questions would you be asking to make sure you made profit and avoided going broke? These are good questions to ask of yourself, if you’d personally prefer to…
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Online shopping is surging This is eCommerces next challenge

Online shopping is surging: This is eCommerce’s next challenge

The post-Covid boom in e-commerce has already thrown up its fair share of ASX winners. But looking ahead, tech expert Tim Knapton reckons there is still plenty of underdeveloped growth areas that will move to the forefront as the sector matures. For example, as CEO of TechVoyage (an advisory firm connecting tech businesses with sophisticated investors), Knapton…
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IFA

Shartru Wealth has been named as a finalist in the ifa Excellence Awards Awards for Dealer Group of the Year

The ifa Excellence Awards showcases the industry’s most prestigious accolades recognising excellence across the entire independent financial services industry. The awards pinpoint professional development and innovation, showcasing both the individuals and firms which are leading the way in the industry. Award recipients represent a true cross-section of the ifa industry, recognising the contributions of the…
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Bold shift in direction’ How young people will get jobs in 2025

‘Bold shift in direction’: How young people will get jobs in 2025

The national education system will need to undergo a “bold shift in direction” if high school graduates are to be job-ready for a post-pandemic world, a new review has found. The ATAR model is no longer enough to equip students with the skills they need, and teachers are frustrated by the way it narrows the…
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The industry begging for workers amid Covid 19

The industry begging for workers amid Covid-19

Businesses needing essential workers are still hiring in droves, despite the second Covid-19 wave impacting the Australian economy, new LinkedIn data has revealed. Transport and logistics jobs are up nearly 100 per cent on this time last year, and jobs in health care are up 68 per cent. Public administration jobs are up just under…
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