July 2016

The Indigenous Procurement Policy Awards $284 Million in First Year

By |2017-10-23T23:44:45+00:00July 22nd, 2016|Latest Articles|

$284 million in awarded contracts in the first year of the IPP is very impressive, so impressive in fact that the Federal Government is now bringing forward the 3 percent national budget spend allocated to Indigenous business by 3 years. Now that is what you call accelerating an economy.  

Early School Leavers Left out to Dry

By |2017-10-23T23:44:17+00:00July 18th, 2016|Latest Articles|

After speaking with many young people looking for work, working in tandem with many Job Services Australia (JSA) agents and Centrelink officers over the past few years, it is clear that compulsory services that are meant to be provided to Early School Leavers are not being provided.  This failure has had and will continue to have a significant long term impact on the individual, society and the economy.