Category Archives: Business

New Australian Workforce Findings At Hackathon

Tanda has released new statistical discoveries regarding the Australian workforce after hosting their inaugural Hackathon on 17th and 18th of April. The Hackathon was regarded as Brisbane’s biggest with over 50 people coming to compete and present innovative ideas in … Continue reading

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Free Workshop For Brisbane Businesses

Local business owners and operators can take advantage of a free business workshop on Wednesday 4 March and hear from industry experts about ways to develop and grow their business. The Lord Mayor’s Business Excellence Workshop will feature presentations from … Continue reading

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Molten Store Pops Up at Wintergarden

Local cult jewellery and gift boutique Molten Store has opened a beautiful pop-up store in the Wintergarden shopping centre on the Queen Street Mall. Molten Store is for those who seek beauty in everyday encounters and delight in the sentimental, the bohemian and the … Continue reading

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Brisbane Start-ups Given A $25,000 Helping Hand

Brisbane’s latest up-and-coming entrepreneurs will share in nearly $25,000 from the Lord Mayor’s Budding Entrepreneurs Program. Lord Mayor Graham Quirk today announced seven successful winners of the third round of grants designed to support innovative entrepreneurial projects. The Lord Mayor … Continue reading

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Roma Street Redevelopment Continues

Brisbane’s Roma St precinct will be given a much-needed makeover with plans for a new $2 million food, bar and lounge destination to be opened in early 2015. NEST on Roma Street is expected to breathe new life into the … Continue reading

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QLD Police Update – How Will G20 Impact You?

According to Queensland Police, the security operation for the G20 Leaders Summit in November will be larger than any Olympic Games effort and the biggest such operation Brisbane and Australia has ever seen. Senior Sergeant Scott Harris, G20 Group Business … Continue reading

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G20 Trade & Investment Summit

Just weeks before the Brisbane Global Cafe and G20 Leaders Summit put the city in the international spotlight, the State Government is hosting a one-day G20 Queensland Trade and Investment Summit. Join the line-up of distinguished speakers and panellists on … Continue reading

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Brisbane Retailer Fashion Showcase

Brisbane’s key CBD shopping precincts will be the star of the show at the Fashion in The City parade at City Hall this Thursday. Presented by Brisbane Marketing in its role as a major sponsor of the ninth annual Mercedes-Benz … Continue reading

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The outlook for increased sales has hit an 11-year high, suggesting business confidence is well in check. Dun & Bradstreet’s monthly Business Expectations Survey has reported the sales index as standing at 36.6 points, a leap above its10-year average of … Continue reading

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Industry Embraces ‘Welcome’ Training

More than 500 Brisbane tourism and hospitality workers have now completed Brisbane Welcomes the World training in the lead-up to the G20 Leaders Summit. A free program run by Brisbane Marketing with support from venue partner QUT, it aims to … Continue reading

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