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Future Manufacturing Trends

January 18, 2011 • NewsComments (0)

Manufacturing industry in Australia is set to face more competitive challenges in the future, as emerging economies such as China and India become more competitive. So, future manufacturing trends point to “high-tech, high-skill and high-wage manufacturing where we are competitive and where we have world-class capabilities and technology” (Senator Kim

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Taking up a Business Loan

January 17, 2011 • NewsComments (0)

Applying for a business loan is a lot like applying for a personal loan. Ultimately, bank does not want to lose money by taking too great of a risk. So, if you want to prove that your business is worth the money, you will need to be fully prepared. First,

A Consumer’s Guide on Insurance Flood Policy

January 14, 2011 • NewsComments (0)

Floods in Australia have remained to be a persistent risk.  The recent deadly floods have again raised anxiety to many affected Australians regarding the extent and coverage of their house and contents insurance policies.  Unfortunately, many have

Exporting with Soaring Australian Dollar

January 14, 2011 • NewsComments (0)

The recent soaring Australian Dollar has seen exporter’s woes as demand falls over higher export prices. However, Australia is one of the few economies to achieve export growth despite an 11 per cent fall in world trade in 2009 (Tim Harcourt, Chief

The Traveling Salesman

January 13, 2011 • NewsComments (0)

Remember the heyday of business traveling during the 90s? Gone are those high times of flying first class on business expense account on a fortnight basis ( Despite the growing competitiveness between airline companies resulting in

The Client Experience

January 13, 2011 • NewsComments (0)

The old adage “customer is always right” stay true till today in many successful organization. Even though customer service goes hand-in-hand with marketing, it can exist as a branch of its own too. Here are the top reasons why providing a top notch

Hiring an Apprentice

January 12, 2011 • Featured, NewsComments (0)

Remember the days when people used to work in the same company for more than a decade, or even a lifetime? These days, there is a common view that staying in one job too long equals to career suicide. However, this is very frustrating for employers as there