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Checklist for Christmas & New Year Closure

Checklist for Christmas & New Year Closure

The Aesthetic and Beauty industry, much like retail, experience their peak season in the lead up to the Christmas break. We’ve put together a useful ‘to-do’ list to ensure you head into the Christmas break feeling completely prepared and able to relax.

Everything you need to know about treating clients post-vaccine

Everything you need to know about treating clients post-vaccine

There are an endless number of questions on the topic of treating clients with beauty or aesthetic treatments after COVID vaccines. from how long post-jab we need to wait before treatment, to how the immune response affects the skin, and how this might interfere with our treatments and procedures. ABIC have gathered all the latest evidence on this topic. Read here!

A Confirmed Case in the Workplace: A Guideline for Victorian Businesses

A Confirmed Case in the Workplace: A Guideline for Victorian Businesses

New isolation rules have been announced by the Victorian Government for Phase D of the National Plan and Victoria's Roadmap: 90% fully vaccinated. As the NEW isolation rules have changed significantly, ABIC has created a simple guideline for businesses to follow when they have a confirmed case of COVID-19 in the workplace.

Refunds in a COVID world

Refunds in a COVID world

The opening up of NSW and Victoria has been a cause for joy and celebration. However, at ABIC we acknowledge that it also brings fresh challenges for our industry and operating a small business. We’re here to work through and navigate these challenges with you.

QUEENSLAND COVID PLAN - Everything we Know so far

QUEENSLAND COVID PLAN - Everything we Know so far

Queensland current COVID restrictions are changing, here is what we know so far.

Do you have a proper understanding of the classifications for the Hair & Beauty award?

Do you have a proper understanding of the classifications for the Hair & Beauty award?

Understanding where you or your employee sit in the award classification is important for knowing the correct pay level, find out this important info in this quick 1 minute read blog!

Stapled Super Funds For Employers

Stapled Super Funds For Employers

On the 1st of November 2021 stapled superannuation was rolled out in Australia which effects new employees that don't choose a super fund, and obliges employers to request their ‘stapled super fund’ details from ATO. Read this important information in this blog.

Expanding your educational reach

Expanding your educational reach

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How to target more eyes and ears through digital platforms

Minimum Wage Increase for the Hair and Beauty Industry

Minimum Wage Increase for the Hair and Beauty Industry

As was announced by the Fair Work Commission back in June 2021, the National Minimum Wage was due to increase by 2.5%. Although increases to the minimum wage typically occur on 1 July to coincide with the start of the Australian financial year, given the continuing difficulties with the COVID-19 outbreak in Australia for a variety of industries....

ACT REOPENING TODAY

ACT REOPENING TODAY

Here's what you need to know about reopening in in ACT - Congrats everyone!

VICTORIA RE-OPENING: Everything we Know so far

VICTORIA RE-OPENING: Everything we Know so far

For Victorian's our current restrictions end on Thursday 21st October 11.59pm as we reach 70% vaccination rate. Reopening for our industry will happen this Friday 22nd October, and here are all the details you need to know to get back to work, and open your business - including a tailored template for your Covid safe plan, posters and reopening guidelines.

NSW COVID Safety Plan for Beauty & Aesthetics

NSW COVID Safety Plan for Beauty & Aesthetics

In NSW it is now required that personal services, beauty & aesthetics to complete a COVID-19 Safety Plan. We have created an industry specific example for you to follow and tailor to your business.

Covid-19 Vaccine Requirements and Exemptions

Covid-19 Vaccine Requirements and Exemptions

There have been many questions and uncertainty surrounding the Covid-19 Vaccine Requirements and Exemptions, we answer some of the most pressing in this blog.

Reopening: What We Know & the Answers We are Waiting On

Reopening: What We Know & the Answers We are Waiting On

Navigating the plethora of seemingly conflicting information can be challenging, confusing and emotionally taxing. In this blog you will find summarised information based on our current understanding of government communication, plus you will see all the answers we are still waiting on!

Introducing 'Mastering Your Financials' - A New Education Series By ABIC

Introducing 'Mastering Your Financials' - A New Education Series By ABIC

The ‘Mastering Your Financials’ series has been created to help businesses learn how to achieve financial freedom and grow their profitability with practical, hands-on advice from industry experts. One episode every week LIVE on Facebook.

Returning To Work After COVID - Questions & Concerns From A Therapist's Perspective

Returning To Work After COVID - Questions & Concerns From A Therapist's Perspective

By Mala McAlpin It’s been a rough few months. As a Sydney-based Beauty Therapist and a student Dermal Clinician, I have desperately missed practicing my skills, offering my beloved facial routines to clients, and helping to solve the riddles of my clients’ skin mysteries with product diagnosis and coming up with treatment plans...

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