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Workplace essentials for better business

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The Workplace essentials website provides small to medium businesses with a 'one-stop' gateway to find useful information, templates, links and resources that can help them to better plan, attract, develop and retain a skilled workforce.

Developing and implementing workforce planning and workforce development  processes in the workplace and having a workforce action plan are essential components of healthy business practice.

Not being able to attract staff and losing and having to replace staff can cost a business time, productivity and money. By investing time into getting your workforce planning and development processes right today, businesses can be better placed to meet their business goals today and tomorrow.

Project partners

The Workplace essentials for better business website was developed by the Department of Training and Workforce Development in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Western Australia (Inc.), Small Business Development Corporation, the Department of Mines, Industry Regulation and Safety and representatives from the Western Australian Training Councils.

To find out more about the project partners check out their website from their logos below.

The original content for this website was sourced and adapted by the Government of Western Australia, Department of Training and Workforce Development, from the “Better Workplaces Employer Resource Kit” produced by the Tasmanian Department of Economic Development, Tourism and the Arts.