CASHED UP: The best paying jobs to chase in 2017

THE big three IT areas of the future: the ones you can pinpoint to future-proof your career.

HIRING: 100 jobs created as Kmart prepares to open

The chain promised to train all new staff

Australian-first operating room unveiled at Coast hospital

Interventional Radiologists Dr Sally Johnstone and Dr Paul Leschke in the Australian-first Angio/CT hybrid operating room at Sunshine Coast University Hospital.

New operating room to save time and lives

10 places on the Coast to find a job right now

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Need a change? The Boat Shed and others are now hiring

MY SAY: Job losses before Christmas a disaster

HAPPY DAYS: SmartCity Graduating class celebrate.

MY SAY: How did they not see effects of system change coming?

Employment makes strongest monthly gain in a year

Financial Planning - Couple getting consulted

Employment rebounded 39.1k in November

Third time lucky: Ipswich included in $20M jobs package

Boilermaker Jake Schostakowski gets to work at Ipswich business J.A Evans and Co.

Ipswich manufacturing business in hot seat to win 'innovation' grant

11 places on Sunshine Coast you can get a job right now

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Our pick of top 11 jobs on offer across the region right now

Jobs on offer as Coast and Cairns firms join forces

JOINED FORCES: Tony Black and Jeffrey Bess have joined forces to create The Partners Group.

Partnership forms between Cairns and Coast firms

JOBS: Adani seeking workers for Bowen office

Adani has advertised jobs for their Bowen office.

Jobs advertised online by mining company

First Year Apprentice Green keeper

The Cooroy Gold Club is seeking expressions of interest for a First Year Apprentice Green keeper Full Time Apprenticeship Must Be...

How to become a barista in less than four hours

Craig Davis managing director of Vincenza Gourmet Coffee have now finished their new show room for barista training.

NEED to brush up on your coffee making skills?

Upskill to prove your value to potential employers

TIME TO SHINE: A potential employer needs to see you as an invaluable asset that will deliver results for their business.

How to stand out from the crowd in a competitive labour market.

40% of vocational student loans will not be repaid: report

Toowoomba apprentice Sean Leonard has won the Third Year Apprentice category in the Australian Renault Apprentice of the Year awards.

Government student loans under a cloud

Businesses desperate for $20,000 tax write-off policy

Business confidence is down as the mining outlook weakens.

The government has room to gain favour with SMEs with simple changes

$2.8M LOSS: What caused 20% drop in CFMEU member money?

SHOWING STRENGTH: CFMEU district vice-president Glenn Power at a May Day march. Mr Power believes the rise of labour hire has contributed to declining membership.

Some point to the falling relevance of trade unions nationally.

EXCLUSIVE: $11M cash splash to tick off big projects in 2017

CASH FIX: Mackay, Isaac and Whitsunday regional councils will have some cash to spend before November. Mackay Mayor Greg Williamson wants to see some roads in the region patched up.

$11 MILLION: Jobs, projects boost for Mackay region

Coast's A-League bid progresses to next stage

ACTION: Could we see Tim Cahill (L) playing against the Coast's own A-League team? NO ARCHIVING, EDITORIAL USE ONLY

Fire boss says bid now hinges of FFA criteria

Police seizure shuts down Sunshine Coast business

Kimberley Mell's Hemp4Health business has been closed down by police who seized her entire supply of non-THC cannabidiod based products used as a natural treatment for a range of illnesses.

Government says patients can already access this life saving drug