A delicate balancing act between people and business

11 May 2023

Melina Morrison from the Business Council of Co-operatives and Mutuals shares her views on the recent budget.

Melina says that the budget strikes a balance by prioritizing people and supporting living wages while also benefiting businesses through a robust economy. She appreciates the government’s emphasis on “leaving no one behind” and promoting various business models, including small businesses and member-owned businesses.

Melina says she commends the budget’s measures to support both the care economy and Indigenous communities, stressing the significance of community-led solutions and economic empowerment.

Watch on-demand on ausbiz, 10 May 2023.

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