The global training market is worth $200 billion per year, yet it’s been struggling with effectiveness since its inception. The value proposition isn’t a hard sell: good training makes workers feel like they’re progressing in their career, which in turn makes them more productive and loyal to the business. Yet all too often, training is… Read more »
Limited cash-flow is an oft-used excuse for putting off staff development projects in a small business. However, with the help of government funding, this doesn’t have to be the case. Offering training is great way to retain staff. A more productive workforce is also paramount for the bottom line. So, how can your small business benefit from subsidised training… Read more »
According to a new survey, released by global accounting body CPA Australia, small businesses in Australia are crawling behind other markets on the key drivers of growth. The survey demonstrated that growing small businesses are likely to be focussing on innovation, e-commerce, social media, training and exporting. Yet, Australia came last out of the eight… Read more »
Queensland’s Minister for Small Business, Leeanne Enoch, has announced that the Suncorp Group will be a gold sponsor for 2016 Queensland Small Business Week.