First Nations people underrepresented in senior positions
Australia’s first detailed snapshot of Indigenous employment has found that just 0.7 per cent of First Nations people were found to hold senior positions. The Indigenous Employment Index, launched on Tuesday, found that indigenous employees are “almost entirely absent” from senior leadership in this country. Insights from 700,000 Australians found that overall, Indigenous Australians make up just 5 per cent of the country’s total workforce.
Huge support for Metricon amid fears
Suppliers and subcontractors are rallying behind Metricon, as rumours of collapse continue to swirl around the home building giant. Claims of financial issues and recent crisis talks with the Victorian Government have come out following the sudden death of Metricon founder and chief executive officer Mario Biasin, who reportedly was experiencing mental health issues. For its…