News outlets to embrace social media or perish

It’s the question that’s been plaguing journalists as technology continues to advance: what is the future of news? The news organisations that continue to stay strong through the 24-hour news cycle are the ones who embrace the online realm and social media. Yesterday’s tragic accident at Dreamworld had social media in a frenzy. It’s where … Continue reading News outlets to embrace social media or perish

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Mother, nurse and now Sunshine Coast’s Young Business Woman of the Year

STANDING at the podium she looks out into a room filled with the best women in business the Sunshine Coast has to offer. Still amazed that she’s been placed in the same category as them, this mother of three takes a deep breath as she prepares to accept the award for Young Business Woman of … Continue reading Mother, nurse and now Sunshine Coast’s Young Business Woman of the Year

Do school fees match a child’s outcome?

SUNSHINE Coast parents with teenagers in independent and catholic schools paid on average 10 times the amount that state school parents did in 2014. My School statistics show the average fees, charges and parental contributions per student was $600 for Sunshine Coast government schools, whereas non-government schools came in at an average cost of over … Continue reading Do school fees match a child’s outcome?