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Building a strong foundation for the success of your community organisation

Are you involved with a not for profit organisation? Do you know your legal obligations? Have you read the constitution? Do you know where it is saved? Many...

Should you have a Physical Shopfront?

Anyone involved in retail will tell you that the retail landscape was changing rapidly before COVID and things have only gotten more unpredictable since. The...

Connections through volunteering

Are you curious to meet new people? Embrace a world of opportunities and forge meaningful connections through volunteerism. Volunteering is a remarkable avenue to give back...

Voting Yes Means More Value for Money

We are now counting down the days until Queenslanders take part in the historic referendum on recognising Indigenous Australians in our constitution. Many referendums have...

Social Enterprises

Last time we mentioned social enterprises, and this generated some curiosity from people wanting to know what they are and what they do. A...

Boosting startup businesses

Funding your Startup One of the biggest challenges facing many aspiring business owners is financing their startup. Some businesses, for example personal service businesses, require...

There is no more time to waste on climate action

Events around the world over the past couple of months have brought home just how urgently we need to move off coal and gas. In...

Modest miracle workers

I want to focus our attention this week on the quiet achievers. The modest individuals busy working in the background behind the ones who like...

Maintaining Volunteer numbers

Attention Not For Profits: Submit Your Annual Returns Within One Month of Your AGM 31st July 2023 As a key pillar of our society, not...

Regulations impossible in small towns

Mount Morgan will lose its only aged care home because of a botched decision by the Federal Government. The families of Mount Morgan are the...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Rapid Prototyping

Last time we answered a question about implementing rapid prototyping (RP) into a manufacturing business. To quickly recap, we explained how RP is a...

Advantages and Disadvantages of Rapid Prototyping

Last time we answered a question about implementing rapid prototyping (RP) into a manufacturing business. To quickly recap, we explained how RP is a...

Action from the greens and fairways across region

GLADSTONE GOLF CLUB Saturday, 24 February Men's and Ladies Single Stableford Men's A Grade winner: Brandon Steele (5) 40 pts. A Grade runner-up: Jason Seng (5) 39 pts. B Grade...

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