Entries by etender Administrator

Why Bang On About Document Control?

Document control – not exactly dinner party conversation To a lot of people document control is probably one of the most boring topics under the sun.  Making sure the right document gets to the right person! Riveting stuff.  Or put another way. ‘How to clear a room in two easy steps.  One, walk into room.  […]

Subcontractors – Tips when starting

“To be.. a subcontractor.. or not to be” – that is the question. So you’ve decided to go out on your own – or perhaps with a mate – and start your own business. You’re a tradesman so you’re probably familiar with licencing in your country/state and you’ve applied for and have one of those. […]

40 Hour work week? I remember my first part time job.

I bailed my PM up in the lunch room after working one too many 55 hr weeks and said, “things have to change. I want to go back to working a 40 hour working week. We have to learn to work smarter not harder “.
He stopped, looked directly at me with his head tilted to the side, you know, the way a dog does when it’s a bit confused, and said, “You CANNOT be serious, your role isn’t part time “

Ipswich – a great place to live and invest

The Pegg Group is building 108 residential units in two towers, commencing in 2017, to help house ipswich’s growing population and etender’s team is working with him to assist him in bringing the project to fruition.

A population growth over the next 24 years of 330,000 new residents in Ipswich @ 2.3 persons per household; will require
143,000 new dwellings in the next 24 years
OR 5,978 dwellings per year

Grant help for small business

At present the Queensland government has several types of grants that can be accessed, ranging from matching funding up to $10,000 (ex GST) for mentoring and business coaching, to digital grants for the purchase of hardware, software and services. You might even be able to get your website updated now.

Accelerate Small Business Grants – put in applications now

Digital Grants Program – round 2 applications opens on 8 March 2017

For more information visit –

https://www.business.qld.gov.au/starting-business/advice-support/grants