SOAPBOX: In praise of Sunday penalty rates

The financial boost from Sunday penalty rates made a big difference to people who worked just as hard as any rich executive but for a much smaller rate of pay.

Business 'blown away' after 140 people apply for one job

A total 140 people applied for a casual receptionist position at Harrup Park.

Jobseekers up against the odds for some positions

REVEALED: 38 new CQ projects to deliver 229 jobs

Construction cranes on the Mooloolaba skyline.

There are 11 projects to be funded in Woorabinda

$40m Sunny Queen expansion means cracking new jobs

NOW OPEN: Minister for State Development Dr Anthony Lynham, Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk, Sunny Queen Australia managing director John O'Hara and Ipswich Mayor Paul Pisasale at the grand opening of the new $40 million manufacturing facility in Carole Park.

'Egg-cellent' investment will be a boost for local economy

No time to respond to job applicants? Google CEO does.

Girl, 7, delighted to get personal response from Google boss

South dominates manufacturing grants applications

State Development Minister Anthony Lynham praised Maryborough's Downer Rail.

Most manufacturing grants applications from southern Queensland

New Rocky mine plans revealed, up to 500 workers needed

JOBS, JOBS, JOBS: A mine that will eventually have the capacity to employ 500 workers is opening in CQ.

BOSS OF yet-to-be-built coal mine will hire CQ workers.

UPDATE: Administrators announce plan to save Stockland stores

Terry White Chemists in Stockland shopping centre closes its doors as administrators are called in.

'We are trying to recapitalise the business moving forward'

10 places on Sunshine Coast hiring right now

A Sunshine Coast civil infrastructure business is looking for someone who will take a six figure salary.

Ten top jobs on the Coast right now

'Second wave of pain': No jobs for FIFO workers coming home

NO WHERE TO GO: Gladstone FIFO workers hung after UGL-Kentz readvertises jobs they were made redundant from late last year.

HUNDREDS of FIFO workers could return to no jobs in Gladstone.

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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

Construction to start on Coast's $400 million waterpark

Developers Sanad Capital plan to break ground on a new waterpark at Glenview by about the middle of this year.

Plans for wave reservoir to be submitted to the council this year

What to do if your pay is cut

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Employees are being warned to check their pay slips carefully

New CBD to become council HQ in massive move

SHIFT: Sunshine Coast Council will have a strong presence in the new Maroochydore CBD.

Council looking to shift bulk resources into new city centre

Jet pilot training centre takes off

Steve Padgett in the latest Ansett TRU Beechcraft King Air 350i simulator at the Sunshine Coast Airport.

Why pilots are lining up to train on the Sunshine Coast

Wagner leads breakaway tourism group in Toowoomba

John Wagner at the Brisbane West Wellcamp Airport open day. Photo: Bev Lacey / The Chronicle

Tourism operators from region decide they can not work with SQCT

Creditors left empty-handed as company goes bust

Liquidator Raymond Sutcliffe said it was unfortunate