The mortgage broking industry has surfaced as the leader in overall satisfaction among franchisees, with Smartline Personal Mortgage Advisors and Mortgage Choice taking the top two spots in a recent bi-annual review.
THE Western Australian Council of Social Service has welcomed the state’s $12 million injection to social services but warned more needs to be done to address the growing wage gap between government workers and those in non-government organisations.
THE founders of West Perth-based recruitment firm, Interpeople, believe hard work, a genuine passion for what they do, and the skills set of a like-minded team have combined to provide the foundation for a successful business venture.
Chris Bates, Cono
PAYROLL giving is emerging as a significant contributor to the not-for-profit sector with a growing number of Western Australian businesses implementing the donating mechanism, according to a PricewaterhouseCoopers report.
The state government will introduce involuntary severance as part of sweeping reforms recommended by the Economic Audit Committee to improve operational and financial performance within the public sector.
One of the councils hardest hit by sub-prime related investment losses, the City of Melville, has blamed cost blowouts for its decision to stop work on an $8.1 million upgrade of the Leeming Recreation Centre.