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  1. QUICK TIPS WHEN PLANNING A WEDDING DURING COVID

    QUICK TIPS WHEN PLANNING A WEDDING DURING COVID

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    There are so many factors which influence us during the wedding planning stages. Planning a wedding during COVID can be stressful and confusing at best. Conflicting information through the media can make it difficult to move forward with a solid plan.

    Here are a quick few tips:

    • Stay informed and follow guidelines. Your first point of call is to get factual and up to date information from your national and state government websites.

    • Embrace the downtime. It’s a silver lining but will give you time to focus on the intricate details of your event while spending time researching and reflecting what you and your partner really want from the day. Chat to vendors and see what’s on offer and how they can cater for your event during a pandemic.

    • Think local. Support local businesses and industry where you can. Your community will be
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  2. 5 Top Performing Employee Types (and how to reward them)

    5 Top Performing Employee Types (and how to reward them)
    With the end of financial year (EOFY) around the corner, we begin to reflect on our top-performing employees over the past 12 months. These come in many forms and guises – from the standout stars to the less-than-obvious.
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  3. The Best Way to Spend your EOFY promotional budget

    The Best Way to Spend your EOFY promotional budget
    It’s that time of year again. We’re approaching the End of Financial Year (EOFY) and businesses everywhere are looking for the best ways to spend their EOFY promotional budgets.
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  4. Food, Glorious Food – The Ideal Gifts for Foodies

    Food, Glorious Food – The Ideal Gifts for Foodies
    t’s an essential part of our everyday lives, and as a famous chocolate company once noted, it gives us the energy to work, rest and play. But some of us love food more than others. Yes, you know the type: they’re always up on the next best restaurant or latest food trend, and they actually know how to pronounce ‘quinoa’.
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  5. Custom gifts for the one you love

    Custom gifts for the one you love

    Whether you’re in a long-term relationship, are only just ‘Facebook official’, or you’re admiring from afar, a unique way to express your love is with a personal, custom gift.

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  6. Do You Know the Most Recent Electrical Safety Testing Regulations?

    Do You Know the Most Recent Electrical Safety Testing Regulations?
    New workplace laws are in place covering the testing and tagging of electrical equipment, with most states implementing the changes this year. In an article by Safety Solutions, Sarah Allen of Appliance Tagging Services explained the revised requirements.
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  7. Got Electrical Problems? Follow this Plan

    Got Electrical Problems? Follow this Plan
    If you’re trying to get to the bottom of an electrical problem you need a clear plan. Luckily, Ask The Electrician already have one laid out.
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  8. 4 Tips to Testing and Tagging Electrical Equipment at Work

    4 Tips to Testing and Tagging Electrical Equipment at Work
    Workplaces are full of electrical equipment, switches, cords and plugs that can present a potential hazard to employees. The Brisbane Electricians Network provided 4 tips on reducing the chance of death or injury from badly maintained electrical equipment.
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  9. Avoid Electric Shocks and Fires Through Proper Testing and Tagging – Here’s How

    Avoid Electric Shocks and Fires Through Proper Testing and Tagging – Here’s How
    Testing and tagging is essential for ensuring the electrical appliances used in daily life are safe, wrote Acuara’s Louis Biller.
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  10. Keep Your Workplace Safe with Electrical Testing and Tagging – Here’s How

    Keep Your Workplace Safe with Electrical Testing and Tagging – Here’s How
    Work Safe officials visit a Victorian workplace every 12 minutes and stiff penalties apply to businesses that breach electrical safety laws, explained Labor Fest Detroit’s Joseph Scott.
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  11. What to Do When a Safety Switch Trips in 13 Steps

    What to Do When a Safety Switch Trips in 13 Steps
    When a safety switch trips, follow these 13 key steps to identify the cause.
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  12. Do You Know Your Workplace Electrical Requirements? The NSW Government Explains

    Do You Know Your Workplace Electrical Requirements? The NSW Government Explains
    Under NSW law, certain electrical equipment needs to be regularly inspected and tested by a qualified person. The NSW Government’s WorkCover site went over some of the requirements in the workplace.
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  13. What’s the Difference Between an Electrical Contractor and an Electrician?

    What’s the Difference Between an Electrical Contractor and an Electrician?
    Electrical contractors specialise in the design, installation and repair of electrical systems, according to Backwoods Builders. While the term is often used interchangeably with electrician, they are not exactly the same. An electrical contractor operates an electrical business, either solely as an electrician or while employing electricians. Electricians are qualified to carry out electrical work.
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  14. Sorting out the messy Electrical Safety (Test and Tag) Regulations around Australia

    Sorting out the messy Electrical Safety (Test and Tag) Regulations around Australia
    You’re responsible for ensuring the safety of people in your workplace or home – make sure you understand test and tag compliance guidelines The first thing you should know about test and tag is that it’s mandated by the law. And as with anything related to legal requirements in the workplace, there’s going to be a mess of red tape and legalese to cut through before you get started. Take a deep breath before you dive into the next paragraph, because it’s heavy going from here on out.
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  15. Home Electrical Safety

    Home Electrical Safety
    Water and other liquids conduct electricity, so handling electrical appliances and cords with wet hands can result in electrical shock. Always check for damaged or exposed wires and never handle appliances with wet hands. Keep appliances and cords well away from water and other liquids. Repair cords or discard damaged cords to minimise the risk of water contact.
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