Small business confidence in Queensland is increasing significantly, reaching its highest level for three years, according to latest research by the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.
Small businesses across Queensland are leading the charge in national retail growth, according to the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.
Billion-dollar windfalls from government, lower electricity prices forecast, increased spending from shoppers and improving economic activity – Queensland small businesses could be forgiven for thinking all, if not some, of their Christmases are coming at once. Read more.
International clothing brands are making their presence felt Down Under and small business is enjoying the new fashion figures trend. Read more.
The most recent retail trade data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has shown signs of continued sales momentum in Queensland, with the official growth rate rising by 0.4 points to 3.1 per cent in September. Read more.
The recent upturn in the State economy is pointing to better Christmas sales, according to latest data from the Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ). Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says the State Government plan to dispose of surplus land could deliver a significant benefit to the Queensland economy. Read more.
Many years ago I was making a presentation on sales training programmes to a sales manager. My problem was that I was doing all the talking and my presentation was going nowhere fast. I had a new salesperson with me at the time and he was a lot smarter than me. He could see I was making no headway so he waited till I paused for breath. Then he asked the sales manager a simple question. Read more.
Tuesday 9 February, 2016 | By: Default Admin | Tags: retail sales
It doesn’t matter what your particular specialty is in retail – in an office, a shop or online – the basics stay the same throughout. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) believes a new report on electricity pricing is not bold enough to achieve real price savings for small business energy consumers. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has welcomed State Opposition plans to put asset recycling back on the political table. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) welcomes the fall in Queensland’s unemployment rate. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says strong retail sales figures point to promising signs for the new year. Read more.
Don't think of collecting customers' data as a shortcut to their wallets. Really getting to know the people who buy from you is a little bit like making new social connections. And just as rewarding if you do it right. Read more.
Retail communities can no longer rely solely on ‘position, position, position’ to capture their fair share of the customer dollar, according to retail consultancy Spruiker Hire. Read more.