One of the highlights of Queensland Small Business Week 2014 (September 1-6) will see State Members of Parliament behind the counter of, or fronting a local business. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has called on financial institutions to make it easier for small businesses to get loans. Read more.
Communication is the lifeblood of any organisation. We have customers, suppliers and partners that we need to communicate with, as well as team members. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) welcomes a new energy report which points to effective competition in the electricity industry, but urges that more needs to be done to help small business fight rising costs. Read more.
Far North Queensland business leaders have urged the State and Federal Governments and local councils to invest heavily in the region in anticipation of major growth. Read more.
A truck driver, who was terminated due to gross misconduct for urinating outside the entrance to a Woolworths Regional Distribution Centre (the RDC), will receive about $14,000 in compensation after the Fair Work Commission (FWC) found that his employer’s handling of the investigation rendered his dismissal unfair. Read more.
Business confidence has soared on the Sunshine Coast, but business leaders have urged all levels of government to support the surge with more investment. Read more.