Sally McManus

Member Benefits Update December 2020

Date Published: 08/12/2020 Category: Member Benefits

Here we are, dear readers, our last instalment for the year that was 2020! In December’s edition we highlight how to show some sparkle at Christmas time on a scaled down budget and there’s an excellent deal for union members from our friends at Union Health.

Richard Denniss on the job ahead and Sally McManus addresses the National Press Club

Date Published: 07/12/2020 Category: On The Job

We travel to Canberra to talk with Chief Economist and former Executive Director of The Australia Institute, the well known and hugely insightful Richard Denniss.

Paid pandemic leave – what is it and why do we need it?

Date Published: 10/08/2020 Category: Covid-19 Opinion Workers rights

In what’s been an already devasting year, it’s fair to say Victorians have had an especially rough week.

A win for paid pandemic leave – but there’s more to be done

Date Published: 06/08/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits Workers rights

We can celebrate a victory this week, with the Fair Work Commission finally listening to Australian unions’ calls for paid pandemic leave for aged care workers.

Paid pandemic leave can arrest the latest coronavirus outbreak, and help save Australia’s economy

Date Published: 09/07/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits

As the COVID-19 pandemic takes a dangerous new turn in Australia, the Federal Government must provide all working people with paid pandemic leave.

Securing jobs and wage growth: the key to economic recovery

Date Published: 02/07/2020 Category: Covid-19 Member Benefits Workers rights

Every Australian can win, if discussions between the government, business, and the union movement address weaknesses in workplace law that started long before the COVID-19 pandemic.

IR reform discussions

Date Published: 25/06/2020 Category: Opinion

Check out our special briefing from Sally McManus about the discussions that we are having with the Morrison Government.

With IR reform ahead, ACTU Secretary Sally McManus says a crucial lesson from the COVID-19 crisis is the importance of working together.

Date Published: 17/06/2020 Category: Industrial Relations Opinion

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Member Benefits Update June 2020

Date Published: 03/06/2020 Category: Industrial Relations Member Benefits

Welcome to the June edition of your Member Benefits Update.

The moment that helped inform Sally McManus’ political values

Date Published: 15/05/2020 Category: Opinion

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