Online mentoring program helping women in business

  • February 4, 2020
  • FENCiT
A free online mentoring program will provide practical resources for women running small businesses, micro-businesses and start-ups. TAFE NSW will run the $7 million Women in Business program. The program...

Opportunities in Brexit trade deal limbo

  • January 31, 2020
  • FENCiT
"While today's (January 31 2020) formal UK exit from the EU provides Australian companies based in the UK with some certainty that the split will happen, there is still at...

Home buying intentions reach record-high, according to CBA HSI readings

  • January 22, 2020
  • FENCiT
The latest monthly data from the Commonwealth Bank Household Spending Intentions (HSI) Series indicates that home buying spending intentions are running at a record rate with early signs suggesting a...

Public warning issued against deceitful fencing contractor

  • January 21, 2020
  • FENCiT
Matthew Geoffrey Rixon, 34, is again preying on unsuspecting Queenslanders looking to hire someone to build them a fence. This time he has set up a business in South East...

Extra energy savings for drought-affected small businesses

  • December 2, 2019
  • FENCiT
Farms and small businesses in drought affected areas will receive much needed Government support to reduce their energy costs and improve energy efficiency as part of the Business Energy Advice...

Boost to infrastructure spending will create jobs and stimulate activity…

  • November 27, 2019
  • FENCiT
“Ai Group welcomes reports that the federal government will boost infrastructure spending over the next few years. Extra infrastructure work will create new jobs and will lift demand for the...

Ombudsman calls for better protections of employee wages

  • November 21, 2019
  • FENCiT
The Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman Kate Carnell is calling on the federal government to make it easier for hard-working Australians’ wages and entitlements to be calculated correctly...

Business Growth Program

  • November 18, 2019
  • FENCiT
A great opportunity for South East Queensland businesses to take advantage of a program fully funded by the Queensland Government* in partnership with TAFE Queensland. The Business Growth Program focuses...

Shifting the dial on micro-economic reform

  • November 14, 2019
  • FENCiT
The Property Council has welcomed the renewed focus from the federal government on ways to boost productivity through better collaboration with states and territories on micro-economic reform opportunities. “Doing things...