Queensland director jailed on fraud charges

Former company director, Christopher Edward Eric Skelly, of Lark Hill, Queensland, has been sentenced to imprisonment on one charge of fraud after an investigation by ASIC. Mr Skelly was sentenced to three years and six months imprisonment, to be eligible for parole after 21 months. Mr Skelly, a former director of C & G Group… Continue reading Queensland director jailed on fraud charges

Hidden confidence, not-so-hidden success: a chat with the founder of startup KNOBBY 

KNOBBY founder Rob Rand

A finalist in this year’s Telstra Queensland Business Awards, KNOBBY is a subscription business out of the Sunshine Coast whose products are worn by tens of thousands of members globally. You might struggle to spot one on the street, of course, because KNOBBY is an underwear club. If you were to ask founder Rob Rand,… Continue reading Hidden confidence, not-so-hidden success: a chat with the founder of startup KNOBBY 

Queensland’s Small Business Digital Grants Program: round 1 ends this this Friday (9 Dec)

Small businesses across Queensland have until Friday, 9 December, to apply for a government grant to put towards the purchase of digital technologies and services that will help them to be more competitive and employ more staff.  Matched funding of up to $10,000 (excluding GST) is available under the Small Business Digital Grants Program, which… Continue reading Queensland’s Small Business Digital Grants Program: round 1 ends this this Friday (9 Dec)

Is your business backed up?

As a small business owner I struggle like most people to get everything done. And one of the many things on my to do list is backing-up my computer files. Fortunately, having an Apple Mac I get reminders from the Time Machine application when I haven’t backed up my computer for 10 days, which prompts me to do it.