The miracle morning : the not-so-obvious secret guaranteed to transform your life before 8AM (book)

Author: Hal Elrod What if you could miraculously wake up tomorrow and any day or every area of your life was transformed? What would be different? Would you be happier? Healthier? More successful? In better shape? Would you have more energy? Less Stress? More Money? Better relationships? Which of your problems would be solved? What … Read more

Gambling and casinos

Treasury Casino, Brisbane, 1996. (In copyright). From GL-50 Casino Complex Photograph Albums 1996. John Oxley Library, State Library of Queensland. Neg 130291

Guest blogger: Emeritus Professor Peter Spearritt, curator of Freedom Then, Freedom Now. State governments in every Australian state have legalised poker machines and casinos, primarily because they can tax such activities to contribute to state revenue, helping to pay for schools, hospitals and other responsibilities. Some states embraced these revenue raising possibilities very early, especially … Read more

Brisbane’s Hydric Media works with brands to create apps for music discovery

Testament to the increasing popularity of streaming music, Spotify today announced that it breached the 140 million active user mark, with 48 million of those signing up for the platform’s paid service. To allow other businesses to pivot off this success, the company released its own API toolkit, offering a helping hand to startups such … Read more

Pacific Manuscripts Bureau – Information about the Pacific Islands at State Library of Queensland

South Sea Islanders, recruited for the Queensland canefields, being carried in boats to the Para Image number: 65320 John Oxley Library

Queensland and the Pacific Islands have much in common historically. The importation of Pacific Island labourers into Queensland has created strong bonds between Queensland and the islands. However, trade between the islands and Australia has also created a network of interrelationships as has our war time experiences. Do you want to read business records from … Read more

BUSINESS STUDIO LUNCH BOX FORUM: MARKETING FUNDAMENTALS

Date: Wednesday 21 June 2017 Time: 12.30pm–1.15pm Where:  Business Studio, level 1, State Library of Queensland Whether you’re new to business or have been in the game for a while, you’ll know that marketing and sales are the two foundations that determine the difference between the success and failure of your business. In this presentation, Petra Williams will share … Read more