Manufacturing has been identified by the Queensland Government as a critical driver of innovation and productivity in the economy. The advanced manufacturing sector is seen as an important contributor to this growth. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says it’s behind “Team Queensland” in securing the Land 400 phase 2 project, but urged the State Government not to favour big businesses over small businesses. Read more.
Youth unemployment across the nation is being tackled head-on by the Australian Government through their Youth Jobs PaTH program which focuses on upskilling and providing work experience opportunities. Read more.
Sunshine Coast Mayor Mark Jamieson believes 2016-17 will be an historic marker for the region. Read more.
Protecting the Great Barrier Reef and its 64,000 direct and indirect jobs should be a major priority, according to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.
Branding is often a confusing subject because most people think that if they have a company logo and use the same colours in the logo throughout their business they can tick branding off their list. Read more.
What business task have you put on the back burner lately? Perhaps a more important question is: How much is neglecting that task costing you?
With the changes in the marketing landscape, in particular, in the way customers interact and engage with businesses and brands nowadays, it is more important than ever to be up to date with creative and innovative ways in which we could train our business DNA to become more customer-centric. Read more.
Many small and medium size businesses are struggling to keep customers flowing and returning in a highly competitive market. Today’s customer is far more discerning in choosing a brand or service. Read more.
Have you ever felt overwhelmed and lonely in your business and wished that you had someone to turn to for advice and support? Read more.
There was a clear focus in the Palaszczuk Government’s State budget to spread the infrastructure spend across the State in an attempt to woo both the inner-city voters and regional voters leading up to the next State election. Read more.
Employers are being encouraged to take on an apprentice through two key initiatives announced in the 2017-18 State Budget handed down this week. Read more.
When Queensland Treasurer Curtis Pitt handed down his third State Budget yesterday, plans to reduce the red tape burden on businesses were notably absent. Read more.
The new Sunshine Coast CBD and the rapidly-expanding reputation of the region as the place to do business is likely to attract bigger players in coming years. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) is delighted with a near million-dollar boost to its ecoBiz program, which will help more small businesses save on their energy bills. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says Treasurer Curtis Pitt’s third and last Budget before the next State Election delivered few surprises or sweeteners for small business today. Read more.