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We represent managers and other professionals right across Australia.

Professional Managers Australia believes you should get the respect, recognition and reward you deserve.

We are part of the Professionals Australia network with more than 25,000 members across Australia.

We bring managers and other professionals together not only to work for better wages and to ensure your rights are protected, but to help resolve the issues facing your profession.

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Latest News & Updates

Are you management material?
Thursday, 7 August 2014

Notice to members: Advice of rule change from Fair Work Commission
Thursday, 26 June 2014

Members please note a rule change in relation to the Association’s governance structure.

Social media and career development
Wednesday, 4 June 2014

Ambition - is it helping or hindering your career?
Thursday, 29 May 2014

Minister must apologise for labelling Defence workers ’fat and happy’
Wednesday, 21 May 2014

Professionals Australia has called for Minister of Defence David Johnston to apologise after he labelled the civilian workforce in Defence ‘fat and happy’.

Budget 2014: What’s in it for members?
Thursday, 15 May 2014

Professionals Australia has welcomed the Government’s investment in infrastructure and medical research, but is concerned by proposed cuts to science, public sector jobs & automotive transition plans.

The Anti-Bulling Jurisdiction of the Fair Work Commission
Tuesday, 6 May 2014

There’s nothing smart about cutting brains
Friday, 2 May 2014

Professionals Australia’s response to the National Commission of Audit Report

Managing people with different personalities
Monday, 28 April 2014

Career transition for professionals
Thursday, 3 April 2014

The importance of continuing professional development
Friday, 28 March 2014

Staff performance - are you investing enough time in feedback?
Friday, 28 February 2014

Networking and the hidden job market
Tuesday, 18 February 2014

Election Notice - Stage 3 Nominations Now Open
Friday, 17 January 2014

Stage 3 nominations are now open to Professionals Australia members.

Looking for workplace advice over Christmas?
Thursday, 19 December 2013

Professionals Australia extends to all members our best wishes for the holiday season. Our offices will be closed from 20 December to 6 January 2014.

Negotiating skills
Wednesday, 4 December 2013

For many professionals, negotiation can be a neglected area of professional development. Dr. Janet Fitzell takes you through the basics ...

Resilience at work
Tuesday, 26 November 2013

As a professional, it’s important that you’re clear about what it means to be resilient at work and the workplace systems and practices that support people to be resilient.

RedR Australia: Philippines Appeal
Saturday, 16 November 2013

Typhoon Haiyan hit the Philippines on 8 November, bringing death and destruction to nine regions of the country.

Professionals Australia Informer - Manufacturing
Thursday, 31 October 2013

In our second issue we look at current trends and the outlook for Australia’s manufacturing sector.

’APESMA becomes Professionals Australia’ - What you said
Wednesday, 30 October 2013

Last week’s edition of Professional Edge officially launched Professionals Australia – the new name and direction for APESMA.

Management Insights

Practical advice on day-to-day challenges of being a manager.

Management Guides

Resources and advice to help you, from your move into management through to senior level.

Relevant Case Law

Decisions from FWA set precedents that can influence the careers of professional managers in many ways

Salary Trend Update

Annual update on salary and remuneration trends for professional managers

Managers and the Fair Work Act

The Fair Work Act and how it applies to managers

Join the Managers Interest Group

If youre a current financial member of Professionals Australia or MPD, you can register with the Managers Special Interest Group

Management Ready

An online diagnostic tool to help assess and improve your leadership & management skills.

Manager Upskill scholarship

Support for training and professional development for Professionals Australias manager members