Cost of Ego in your Company

How much was ego costing your company? With changing market conditions a sense of fear can typically creep into our workplace environments which naturally can be detrimental to the culture we are breeding. So exactly what were we doing to prevent this? Did we really need to be placing greater emphasis on culture when as…

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Kiki Makrogiannis

Name: Kiki Makrogiannis Position: Founder Company: KIKI Enterprises – MIC DROP MEDIA   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? My aim is to help construction, building and trade businesses across Australia with personalised branding, digital and marketing solutions! I’ve always had a strong passion about helping people…

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Miners must respond to pressure for change

Rio Tinto’s boss has warned the mining industry needs to adapt or have change forced on it as pressures intensify. The FTSE 100 miner’s chief executive, Jean-Sébastien Jacques, said the industry was threatened by protectionism and had to respond to technological advances and pressure to combat climate change. Jacques told a conference: “Geopolitics has become…

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The Tiny Home Trend

When people are younger, they usually spend lot of time with their friends. But as they grow old, they have other responsibilities and the time spent with friends gets reduced. But this is not the case with the people in this story. They have built their small houses next to each other. The idea is…

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RBA Flags Cut to Interest Rates

The Reserve Bank has signalled it may have to cut interest rates to historic lows next month to prevent unemployment rising. A reduction in the cash rate, now 1.5 per cent, has been widely expected as the economy slowed and inflation has remained at negligible levels. In a speech to the Queensland branch of the Economic Society…

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Cecily McGuckin

Name: Cecily McGuckin Position: CEO / Managing Director Company: Queensland Steel & Sheet Pty Ltd   What do you enjoy the most, working in the field of Construction & Development? Being the only female CEO in my industry I have enjoyed being part of creating the diversity in a male dominated world. Women have such…

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