News & Events Posted on April 20, 2011

Gold Coast NEWS

SkillsIQ is a national, not-for-profit organisation supporting industry to develop standards to equip the people-facing workforce with the right skills for jobs now and in the future. Their website provides information on the Industry Reference Committees (IRCs) and industry sectors they support, as well as the training packages allocated to these IRCs. There is a hub for resources and research relevant to their industry sectors and training package [...]

Need one-on-one support? Would you like to apply for a Business Mentoring Program and gain access to tourism experts who can provide support to grow your business? Then apply through a simple Expression of Interest process to be considered for a place on Australia’s Green Cauldron 2016 Business Mentoring Program. The aim of the Program is to assist tourism businesses in New South Wales and Queensland with experience development, marketing and brand [...]

Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards

Posted on May 26, 2016

The Gold Coast Business Excellence Awards are the region's leading honours for business achievements. Launched in 1996, they will celebrate their 21st year this year. During this time the Awards have grown to be recognised as the region's most comprehensive and prestigious business awards scheme, offering specific and meaningful benefits to the wider Gold Coast business community. Entries are due on the first of each month from May to October inclu [...]

Perceptions of the Gold Coast are changing, according to Australia’s leading demographer Bernard Salt, who along with KPMG Gold Coast has canvassed the views of local business leaders. 14 months on from the landmark Beyond the Horizon report, which provided insight into the Gold Coast’s next 50 years, the completion of key projects such as Pacific Fair, and the announcement of the Light Rail Stage 2 has helped build business confidence. “The Gold Co [...]

Future Gold Coast - One Year Later....

Posted on April 27, 2016

  Just over 12 months ago Australia's leading demographer, KPMG Partner Bernard Salt, outlined his vision for the Gold Coast in 2050, at a TSS breakfast before one thousand guests. Bernard spoke with passion and conviction about a bigger Gold Coast, a more diverse Gold Coast, a more knowledge-worker-focussed city. His vision was warmly received by business, the community, the media and by government. Perhaps the Coast was always moving in this dire [...]


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