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The Whats, Whys, and Hows of Social Media Marketing for SMEs

According to the 2018 Yellow Digital Report, 51% of small and medium Australian enterprises (SME) are using social media, which is an increase from last year’s 47%. However, with the many benefits of social media, this number is not enough. Below is an infographic on a few key statistics on Australian SMEs and social media: […]

WEBINAR on Programmers & Developers: How to Readily Hire Quality Talent at 75% Lower Labour Costs

Join us on our October 2018 Webinar Series entitled, “Programmers & Developers: How to readily hire quality talent at 75% lower labour costs”.  It will be no more than an hour, to be conducted by our Managing Director Peter Willson. The available schedules are: October 2, Tuesday, 12nn (Brisbane time) October 9, Tuesday, 12nn (Brisbane […]

What’s Common with Graphic Design Giants Canva, 99Designs and DesignCrowd?

Aussie start-up Canva recently made headlines for reaching unicorn status (a private company valued at more than US$1 billion, or A$1.3 billion). Canva is an online graphic design tool that allows non-designers to create stunning layouts with its easy-to-use drag-and-drop format. Founded in 2012 by WA entrepreneur Melanie Perkins, Canva is used today by more […]

Three Game-Changers for Property Managers

The Australian Property Management industry is doing very well, with more than $3 billion in annual revenues and growing at 2.7% per annum. However, the number of property managers is growing by 11% every year, leading to increasing competition for valuable rentable properties and tenants (Source: joboutlook.gov.au). Good property managers will need to be able […]

WEBINAR on Engineering: How to Readily Hire Quality Talent at 75% Lower Labour Costs

Join us on our September 2018 Webinar Series entitled, ” “Engineering: How to readily hire quality talent at 75% lower labour costs”.  It will be no more than an hour, to be conducted by our Managing Director Peter Willson. The available schedules are: September 4, Tuesday, 12nn (Brisbane time) September 11, Tuesday, 12nn (Brisbane time) […]

The Renewable Energy Boom and the Demand for Engineers in Australia

Since 1910, the average surface temperature in Australia has increased by 0.9oC. Just a half-degree increase in temperature will cause longer heat waves, more intense rain storms, higher sea levels, and faster deterioration of the coral reefs. That’s why the Paris Agreement in 2015 calls for holding the ongoing rise in global average temperature to […]

7 Common Reasons Why You Missed Your Software’s Bugs

It’s a familiar scene for any software development team: after days and weeks of working on a particular functionality of your game-changing software, just as you’re about to move from staging to production (or worse, while live in the production stage), you discover a huge bug in your program. It’s a real bugger (pun intended). […]

The State of Engineering Work in Australia

Australia has experienced a shortage of engineering talent for more than a decade. With the economy’s uninterrupted march to prosperity since 1992, a corresponding infrastructure boom followed. And to drive infrastructure, engineers are needed. Every year, about 18,000 engineering positions are available in the job market, but only 6,000 are filled-up by Australian engineering graduates. […]