The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says reports of alleged under-paying and exploitation of workers by a very small number of businesses is damaging the reputation of the vast majority who do the right thing. Read more.
New childcare legisaltion has been welcomed by the Queensland small business community, with more women hopefully able to return to the workplace. Read more.
The Federal Government has made significant changes to Australia’s superannuation system. Read more.
Christmas certainly proved the season of giving as Queensland small businesses enjoyed record sales figures. Read more.
Small business confidence heading for high points in 2017 Read more.
Do you fully understand your power bill and who decides how much you are paying for your consumption and your network charges? Read more.
With Thursday’s Australia Day being a public holiday, it’s no surprise that many Queenslanders will seize the opportunity for a four-day weekend. Read more.
It isn’t a case of the chicken and the egg when it comes to infrastructure and businesses: bring the infrastructure and the businesses will come. Read more.
Queensland small business has started the New Year in fine fashion with new data from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) confirming improved economic activity. Read more.
The release of Building Queensland’s Infrastructure Pipeline December Report on Monday highlighted the slow progress on a number of Queensland’s priority infrastructure projects and the growing need for new investments. Read more.
One of the realities of small business is that all of us have a number of competitors offering similar products and services. And many of these competitors are good at what they do. So how can you positively differentiate your business from your competitors? Read more.
Do you remember back in the 90’s when the internet was becoming the next big thing? That nostalgic sound of a screeching dial-up modem and waiting half an hour to download a single MP3 file? Read more.
The term ‘networking’ became the power phrase of the 80s and 90s, and has continued to be an important tool in fostering relationships. If done well and with a degree of consistency, networking is an effective way to build your brand and customer and business relationships. Read more.
Small businesses across Queensland are leading the charge in national retail growth, according to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says the business community feels daylight saving could impact the state adversely if it not implemented in its entirety. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has questioned the Palaszczuk Government’s appointment of a new small business advocate. Read more.
Queensland is again the place to be. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has expressed concern about the long-term impact on small business in Queensland as the nation’s triple-A rating comes under serious threat. Read more.