Supporting Australian Agriculture

As Australians increasingly come to recognise the importance of agricultural development and the related opportunities of agricultural industry, optimism and investment in the industry continues to show ongoing growth…


Investing in People

Forty-two years of history is claimed by Rockpress Pty Ltd. The company is a major manufacturer and fabricator of metal products for a wide range of industries and applications – particularly the transport market. We spoke with Marketing Manager Allan Mortensen about one of Queensland’s most respected metal fabricating operations.


Three Business Units, One Focus on Innovation

From its humble beginnings in a Sydney home office in 2006, Saxons Group has grown to serve over one hundred public and government companies throughout Australia. It now covers three core businesses and a strategic group, enabling an end to end IT implementation, training, service and support for small to medium size businesses.

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Preserving our Planet

World Wildlife Fund’s (WWF) iconic black and white panda bear logo is unmistakable. Instantly recognisable around the globe, the endearing symbol is synonymous with conservation. And no wonder – WWF has grown to become the world’s leading conservation organisation.

World Wildlife Fund

Creating Innovative HVAC and BMS Engineering Solutions

In only a few short years, Value Added Engineering Group (VAE) has quickly grown to become one of Australia’s most innovative and customer service focused HVAC and building management systems (BMS) engineering services providers. The company consistently pushes the boundaries of what can be accomplished on complex, often remote, worksites.

Value Added Engineering

Designing Your Future

“The best way to predict the future is to design it,” reads the website of Next Brand, a company that strategises and designs brand identities. Founded in Melbourne in 2004, Next Brand helps organisations realise their own vision of the future.

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A One-stop Shop for Office Products and Services

Complete Office Supplies (COS) is the largest privately owned office products supplier in Australia, its success built upon 35+ years in the business. Providing upwards of 20 000 products, COS is a business-to-business (B2B) solutions provider, offering the best value and service for money and guaranteeing a next day delivery service to thousands of customers across Australia.

Complete Office Supplies

Gaining New Ground

Chemcorp is gaining new ground. Since we spoke to Founder John Fisher two years ago, his company has enjoyed strong growth and launched several new brands – giving us plenty to catch up on.


Planting Hope and Growing a Sustainable Future

It is estimated that one billion people experience food insecurity worldwide. The global population is expected to reach 9.2 billion by 2050, significantly increasing demand for food, water and other natural resources, and thus, competition for arable land (degrading at a rate of 5-7 million hectares a year). The transition to hunger is rapid, but the transition from hunger is slow, painful and difficult.

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Making Sense of Management

Management is the art, or science, of getting things done through people. Sounds fairly straightforward – except for the fact that people are not robots waiting to do our bidding. People have their own minds, motivations, and goals. So how do managers keep operations – and the people behind them – running as planned?

January 18, 2019, 3:27 AM AEDT