Our publications

Principal publications

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Business Pulse

Business Pulse Digital

Our flagship Member publication released 11 times each year.

A weekly newsletter containing key news and updates.

A weekly email of upcoming dates, events and courses.


Below is a list of publications, news and information services currently available via subscription, free download or purchase.

For more information or enquiries about our publications please contact our Membership Team on 1300 422 494 or email membership@cciwa.com.

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Newsletters and magazines

Business Pulse May 2014 Business Pulse

Published ten times annually, Business Pulse is CCI’s flagship publication and is received by every Member. Content includes relevant business and employment issues along with commentary on the impacts to business.

Available to Members only.


Business Bytes
Business Pulse Digital

Members are kept up-to-date with CCI's Business Pulse Digital. Delivered weekly, this email service provides updates on the latest WA and national business news, along with topical feature articles and practical advice.

Available to Members only.


The Guide
The Guide
The Guide is also a weekly email service that previews upcoming events, courses, and key dates to keep Members and Non-members alike up-to-date with what's happening in the business community.

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Industry

WA Works

WA Works

This newsletter is provided to WA Works subscribers and is produced fortnightly. The newsletter contains information on current and upcoming projects, news and events within the resources, energy, construction, infrastructure and defence sectors.

Available to WA Works subscribers only.

Subscribe to the WA Works newsletter.


Economics

Survey of Business Expectations
Survey of Business Expectations

The longest running and most comprehensive business survey in WA. Covering businesses of all sizes and sectors across the state, this report provides a snapshot of current business opinion and expectations on a range of issues.

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Consumer Confidence
Consumer Confidence Survey 

The first of its kind in the State, this report provides an invaluable insight into the attitudes and sentiment of Western Australian consumers. 

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Inflation Update
Inflation update

The inflation update provides detailed charts and tables on consumer price trends in Perth and around Australia. The data is updated quarterly on the day of release.

 


Outlook
Outlook

A bi-annual forward-looking analysis of the state, national and international economies, including forecasts on key economic indicators.

This publication is free for Members. If you would like to be added to the email subscription list please contact our Membership Team on 1300 4 22492 or at membership@cciwa.com

For non members, please click here to subscribe


Employee and Industrial Relations


CCI Quick Guide 

An overview of key employment issues such as recruitment and termination, employment contracts, minimum conditions, performance management, workplace bargaining, equal opportunity and OSH. It also includes sections on international trade and the laws that govern retail trading.

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Available to Members only.


Guide to Managing Significant Workplace Change and Transfer of Business
Guide to Managing Significant Workplace Change and Transfer of Business

This Guide offers a range of pro-forma HR templates including a skills matrix, letters notifying of the implementation of significant change/ redundancy/ termination due to redundancy, a redundancy checklist for managers, an interview record for consultation meetings, a separation certificate and statement of service, letters advising of recognition of service in a transfer of business, and much more.

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Guide to Managing Parental Leave and Associated Entitlements
Guide to Managing Parental Leave and Associated Entitlements

This guide contains an extensive suite of template HR forms covering all aspects of managing pregnancy at work, parental leave and return to work following a parental leave period. Inclusive is a parental leave policy, manager’s checklist, letters confirming transfer to a safe job/ the requirement to proceed on no safe job leave, correspondence accepting/ refusing requests for flexible work arrangements, request for keeping in touch days and paid pre-adoption leave confirmation to name a few.

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Guide to Understanding Long Service Leave in Western Australia
Guide to Understanding Long Service Leave in Western Australia

This comprehensive guide includes information on scope and application of relevant State law, it’s interaction with employment legislation and industrial instruments, eligibility, calculating the quantum and hours where they have changed over time, determining the appropriate rate including for commission only and piece rate payment systems, options for access to the entitlement such as cashing out, taking the leave in advance and much more.

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CCI Employers' Guide to the Fair Work Act

Written in simple terms and explains the meaning and application of Fair Work legislation. It includes useful references to relevant sections of the legislation and a regular update service.

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Employers' Guide to Managing Drugs & Alcohol in the Workplace
CCI Employers’ Guide to Managing Drugs and Alcohol in the Workplace

This guide offers practical information on how to introduce drug and alcohol testing at work, create and implement drug and alcohol polices, current drug testing methods, performance management, termination due to drug and alcohol possession or use at work, up-to-date legislation on drug and alcohol use in the workplace and much more. 

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Employment Forms Guide
CCI Employment Forms Guide

The CCI Employment Forms Guide contains ready-to-use standard employment forms for recruitment through to termination along with helpful guidance notes. It includes sample job descriptions, interview questions, rejection letters, offer of employment letters, employment contracts, payroll forms, performance appraisal forms, sample policies, written warnings, grievance procedures, redundancy guidelines and notice of termination letters.

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Minimum Conditions Law Guide
Minimum Conditions Law Guide

The Minimum Conditions Law Guide contains a complete copy of the State Minimum Conditions of Employment Act 1993 along with helpful guidance notes. Regularly updated, the Guide explains the Act's application to State employees and converts legal requirements relating to record keeping, leave entitlements and minimum rates of pay into simple easy-to-follow language.

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Recruitment and Termination Guide
CCI Recruitment and Termination Guide

This guide covers everything from recruitment through to termination including drafting job advertisements, interviewing techniques, selection criteria, affirmative action, employment contracts, performance appraisals, sexual harassment and equal opportunity, dealing with unsatisfactory performance, warnings and dismissals, termination procedures and redundancy.

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HR Link
HR Link

Emailed to subscribers on a regular basis, HR Link keeps employers informed of important developments in the industrial relations and human resources fields at both a state and national level and covers matters including legislative changes, industrial tribunal and court decisions, equal opportunity matters and human resources practices.

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Award
Industrial Award Service
Our Industrial Awards Service covers most Modern Awards and many of the West Australian State Awards.

For any enquiries regarding employer obligations under either an award or a NAPSA, Members can contact ERAC on  (08) 9365 7660.


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