September 2016


2 weeks until national conference

With less than two weeks to go don't miss out on your opportunity to expand and update yourself on everything credit related. With fantastic speakers and an exciting venue this year's conference is sure to be one to remember!

Let us know what you want - We're kicking off the planning phase for next year so let us know what events, training, information and speakers would help you do your job better, email with your thoughts.
  Latest Topics   Upcoming Events  
Right, Right…Wrong! Wait what just happened?

Lee Crosthwaite of Worrells discusses when your decision was right, the court says your decision was right…but your decision is still overturned!

Bankrupts, creditors or other stakeholders are not always happy with bankruptcy trustees’ decisions or conduct during the administration of a bankrupt estate. One avenue available for them is to apply to court for a review of the trustee’s decision or conduct.

 click here to read The article 

No setting-off unfair preferences

Matthew Hudson of SV Partners Voidables team argues four possible reasons why set-off should not apply to unfair preference claims.

 Click here to read the summary

 Click here to read the full article

How to prepare for the National Conference

Tips on how to prepare for the National Conference

- Check out our program full of fantastic speakers and consider what sessions would benefit you the most.
- Add the Conference event app for interactive features onto your phone or tablet.

- Check your registration - are you registered for the president's dinner? Did you want to register a partner? Let the AICM head office know.


Conference event app

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Pinnacle Awards - Nominations now open!

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Pinnacle Awards in NSW, Vic and for the first time in Qld.

The categories include
- Credit Manager of the year
- Credit Supervisor of the year
- Senior Credit Officer of the year
- Recruitment Consultant of the year
- Legal Representative of the year
- External Collections/ Mercantile Agent of the year
- Consultant of the year e.g Sales Representatives or BDM's
- The High Five Award 

The awards seek to recognise Credit Professionals at all levels and functions within the Credit Industry. 

For more details on the nomination and voting process or to place a nomination please click on the link below for your relevant state.

NSW Nominations

 QLD Nominations

VIC/TAS Nominations

Credit Team of the Year

We're excited to announce our two finalists in the 2016 National Credit Team of Year sponsored by Veda:
- Hyne Timber, and
- Wyndham Vacation Resorts

These two teams were selected to proceed to the National Conference for the announcement of the 2016 Credit Team of the Year.

Thanks also to the other finalists
- Australia Post, National Legal Recovery Team
- Cummins South Pacific

 for more from our  finalists

Ensure your credit foundations are sound

The Credit Toolbox series has been designed by AICM Life Members and expert trainers to help credit professionals gain, improve or update themselves on the fundamentals of credit management.

Sessions are being planned in all capital cities over the next 6-12 months.  To ensure you or your team members don't miss out email or call 1300 560 996 to express your interest.

Modules cover:
- Introduction to Credit
- Collect With Confidence
- Understanding Credit Risk
- Basics of Insolvency 


 More information

AICM National Partners Webinar Series

The AICM and its National Partners Dun & Bradstreet, Veda and Austral Mercantile have collaborated to bring AICM members a series of complimentary webinars ($50 for non-members).

Members can access the next webinar by following the link on the email sent this week, with a reminder to also be sent on the morning of the webinars. Non-members can register online.

All webinars are recorded for those unable to make the live session or to refer back to.

Upcoming webinars

  • 3 November - Economic update
Past Webinars access the recordings

Link 1

  NSW Events
Develop your credit policy and procedures
19 Oct  
Barefoot Bowls
17 Nov  
(Save the date)
Establish and maintain appropriate security
18 Nov  
Masterclass and Pinnacle Awards
8 Dec  
(save the date)
  QLD Events
Develop your credit policy and procedures
7 Oct  
Credit Toolbox
21 Oct  
(Save the date)
Establish and maintain appropriate security
9 Nov  
Pinnacle Awards
23 Nov  
(save the date)
  VIC Events
Develop your credit policy and procedures
26 Oct  
Trivia Night
28 Oct  
(save the date)
CCE Breakfast
11 Nov  
(save the date)
Networking Night
Telephone technquies
17 Nov  
(save the date)
Establish and maintain appropriate security
23 Nov  
Pinnacle Awards
1 Dec  
(save the date)
  SA Events
Networking Breakfast
28 Oct  
(save the date)
Meeting of Creditors
24 Nov  
(save the date)
End of Year Function
8 Dec  
(save the date)
  WA Events
End of Year Function
8 Dec  
(save the date)

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