25 Oct 2017

Every Australian would receive a "lifelong skills account" to spend as they wished on university or technical education under a new proposal from the Business Council of Australia that would for the first time treat university and vocational education funding the same way. Launching the report at the National Press Club on Wednesday, the council's chief executive Jennifer Westacott will...

25 Oct 2017

The Business Council launched a discussion paper which outlines a new tertiary model that would enable workers to more easily retrain and reskill over their lives.  The world of work is changing. Nobody knows exactly how it will change, but we can be sure that almost every single job will be different; some sectors will be severely disrupted. Against these forces of change, Australia n...