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Young Brisbane-based startup goes global

Brisbane-based tech start-up, Entegy, is off to a great start in the new decade, as the company’s service has recently expanded into Brazil, Spain,...

Brisbane’s new co-working space, The Cove, won’t be pigeonholed in any one industry

Brisbane will soon boast a new co-working space with the launch of The Cove in Newstead at the end of September. According to owner...

A dozen start-ups join KPMG accelerator

Twelve start-ups from across Perth and Brisbane have been selected to participate in Energise, an energy and natural resources accelerator program that kicks off...

Under the hood of CarAdvice: how the start-up lapped its competitors in automotive media

While his competitors in automotive media ‘clung desperately to print’, Alborz Fallah was able to accelerate his start-up into the digital age. That was...

The original ingredients, a new recipe: Jasmin Robertson on the ‘sauce’ of her recent success

In the space of five years, Jasmin Robertson has reversed the fortune of the family business she never imagined she’d run. With little industry...

Brisbane Business Awards: Finalists announced

The nominations for this year’s Lord Mayor’s Business Awards have been announced.

Cloud computing saves flooded business

Thinking of reasons to switch to the cloud? I bet risk of flood wasn’t top of your list. Brisbane's Gilkatho Coffee used cloud computing to keep operating when their business was 2.6m underwater.

How to stress test your business and prepare for any disaster

Stress testing your business before disaster strikes will help you avoid failure. Even if your business is not directly impacted by disaster, changing market conditions or your relationships with businesses that are directly impacted can seriously hurt your business.

Govt plan to relocate unemployed to Queensland likely to fail

The Federal Government's plan to relocate the long term unemployed to Queensland in order to fill demand for labour to rebuild the state after the Queensland floods is likely to fail, claims former head of Drake Personnel, Matthew Tukaki.

Brisbane’s business community gets back to business

Brisbane’s business community is getting back to business following the recent floods. Most of the city’s major businesses have already resumed operations and Brisbane should expect to see economic growth through rebuilding as a result of the floods.

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Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...