Does Your Organization Need More Innovative Thinkers?

first_imgFor Immediate ReleaseContact: Bruce Seifer, Assistant Director for Economic Development, 865-7179Does Your Organization Need More Innovative Thinkers?Burlingtons Community and Economic Development Office is sponsoring a free workshop hosted by Forward Leap Consulting.Five Ways to Unleash the Creative Potential Within Your OrganizationWhen: Friday, November 9, 20077:30AM-9:30AMWhere: City Hall, conference room 12Coffee and refreshments servedThis interactive workshop will allow participants to discuss and generate solutions to innovative issues. A recent survey found 89% of responding employees felt that innovation was among their top five work priorities, 44% of those same respondents gave their organizations a low rating in how well the innovation process was understood.In this workshop you will learn:-The difference between innovation and creativity-Easy-to-implement ideas that will ignite creativity within your organization-Teamwork skills vital for collaborative innovationThis interactive workshop will also allow participants to discuss and generate solutions to innovation issues. Be prepared to use your creativity and take some great ideas back to your workplace.Register today at (802) 324-8326 or by e-mail at leslie@forwardleapconsulting.com(link sends e-mail) “I’m pleased that the City’s CEDO department and Forward Leap Consulting is helping to support businesses and other organizations with this workshop,” said Burlington Mayor Bob Kiss. “In a competitive business environment, innovation and creativity are essential. We need to encourage new ideas wherever we can find them.”CEDO offers comprehensive business assistance through partner workshops and other programs such as energy efficiency, Renewal Community tax credits, commercial space finder, business planning, technical assistance and our business loan program. Call CEDO today for more information or to set up an appointment to start your business.last_img read more

Home with own motocross track now the hottest in Australia

first_img MORE: Home with side hustle of llamas, pizza yurt A dream view for avid motocross lovers. With 4.19ha on offer, there’s more than enough room to have the gang over. Great spot to lay your head after a long day of jumps.They’ve even had to extend the open home hours to ensure people got a chance to have a look.”“We extended the open home because we’ve been inundated with enquiries. People have called from all over, Northern Territory, outside areas, Brisbane as well as North Queensland,” she said. Video Player is loading.Play VideoPlayNext playlist itemMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 1:25Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -1:25 Playback Rate1xChaptersChaptersDescriptionsdescriptions off, selectedCaptionscaptions settings, opens captions settings dialogcaptions off, selectedQuality Levels720p720pHD432p432p288p288p180p180pAutoA, selectedAudio Tracken (Main), selectedFullscreenThis is a modal window.Beginning of dialog window. Escape will cancel and close the window.TextColorWhiteBlackRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentBackgroundColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyOpaqueSemi-TransparentTransparentWindowColorBlackWhiteRedGreenBlueYellowMagentaCyanTransparencyTransparentSemi-TransparentOpaqueFont Size50%75%100%125%150%175%200%300%400%Text Edge StyleNoneRaisedDepressedUniformDropshadowFont FamilyProportional Sans-SerifMonospace Sans-SerifProportional SerifMonospace SerifCasualScriptSmall CapsReset restore all settings to the default valuesDoneClose Modal DialogEnd of dialog window.This is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.Close Modal DialogThis is a modal window. This modal can be closed by pressing the Escape key or activating the close button.PlayMuteCurrent Time 0:00/Duration 0:00Loaded: 0%Stream Type LIVESeek to live, currently playing liveLIVERemaining Time -0:00 Playback Rate1xFullscreenThe Misled Compound hits the market01:25 The property is the most viewed in Australia right now. The Misled Compound, a 4.19ha Queensland motocross property, has emerged as the hottest home in Australia right now — and this weekend may be your last chance to see it.Latest data from realestate.com.au showed the property was the most viewed in the country this week, beating out luxury homes in Melbourne, Sydney and even some of the glitziest parts of the Gold Coast.The sprawling 4.19 hectare block was developed into “a world-renowned freestyle motocross track known as The Misled Compound by its owner Karl Sue-See — who put in jump ramps, a half pipe for skateboarders, an inground trampoline and even a foam landing pit for practice jumps. MORE: Owner of home with motocross track says why he did it The foam landing pit for practice jumps.More from newsParks and wildlife the new lust-haves post coronavirus15 hours agoNoosa’s best beachfront penthouse is about to hit the market15 hours ago MORE: Gold coast mansion sells for $9m MORE: Ink dry on $11.05m mega mansion sale“They’re very interested. It’s all about motocross, It brings so much joy to so many people and if they can do it in their own home at their own leisure, it just does so much for their lifestyle.”The owner was open to offers over $600,000 for the property, which was located just 45 minutes from Brisbane CBD. The outdoor entertainment zone at 104-114 Mona Drive, Jimboomba. You can even catch all the action while chopping up veges for the dip.Ms Griffiths said the right buyer for the home was definitely out there.“I’ve got inspections scheduled for this Saturday. It’s our last open home for the year between 9.30-10.30am and last opportunity to see the home before Christmas.”“At the end of the day it really is about finding the right buyers. I’m sure they are out there. The support has been fantastic.”The home is open for inspection from 9.30am to 10.30am on Saturday December 22. FOLLOW SOPHIE FOSTER ON FACEBOOK It even has an inground trampoline and its own skate ramp.Real estate agent Bridgette Griffiths of Your Address Real Estate Browns Plains — who’s marketing the property at 104-114 Mona Drive, Jimboomba, with colleague Trevor Harding — said they had been inundated with interest in the property.“I’ve got goosebumps,” she said when told it had beaten out luxury contenders for the top spot. “It’s been crazy, we’ve been inundated with enquiries and inspections.”last_img read more