Author Archives: Pete Maxwell

How we can Avoid Loss of Life or Property Damage in a Flood

Floods cannot be prevented, but with good strategic planning and management, loss of life can be avoided, and damage to property can be minimised. The key to minimising the impact of floods is preparation, and to that end, everyone has … Continue reading

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ATO: What you need to know about unpaid tax liabilities

Since July 2017, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has had the authority to share the names of taxpayers who have unpaid liabilities with Credit Reporting Agencies. Although it applies to all types of taxpayers, businesses are the ones that are … Continue reading

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Dysfunctional Power Market sending Prices ‘Through the Roof’

This year the wholesale cost of electricity in Victoria has risen dramatically. Many people blame the closure of coal powered stations like Hazelwood as the cause, but this is only part of the problem says the Victorian Energy Minister Lily … Continue reading

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Changing Stress and Anxiety into Efficiency

Can the health and wellbeing of workers and their performance be both advanced at the same time by utilizing practices validated by recently released studies? Leaders who want the best possible results for both the businesses they represent and the … Continue reading

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Hiring The Right Tradie For Your Property

Whether you’re planning to procure an all-around property contractor for a significant building task, creating a core maintenance team to maintain your rental’s systems, or simply need to have a property contractor to remedy some difficulties around your residence, here … Continue reading

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Tax Time Tips

From Melbourne Accountant George Kontominas Money mistakes made this month can potentially cost you plenty at tax time says George Kontominas, the Managing Partner of Dendra Accounting Group. Kontominas was nominated for two individual awards in the prestigious Australian Accounting … Continue reading

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TROUBLED WATERS

So in the end, a day that began looking like a total disaster for the Democratic National Convention led to an evening that was not disastrous in the least — an evening, in fact, that might have saved not just the week … Continue reading

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Botanic Gardens – Not Just a Pretty Picnic Spot

Been to the Botanic Gardens Lately? It’s more than just a nice spot to catch up with a gathering, there’s a variety of activities on offer for young and old. Here’s a sampling of what’s available or for more information … Continue reading

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Every breath you take

My reason for sending ‘my story’ to talkhealth (rather than to only the Aspergillosis website) was in an attempt to reach those unfortunates who have yet to be diagnosed and, of course GPs, as personally I have suffered these symptoms … Continue reading

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Protecting The Innocent

I’ve always been known as a tough-on-crime, pro-law enforcement individual, and I still am. During my years as a North Carolina State Senator, I vigorously advocated for the death penalty. As a superior court judge, I presided over trials where … Continue reading

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