Vix Volante Creative achieves success with The Announcer Magazine

Andrea Rivero didn’t quite know what she wanted when she first landed in Jane Simmonds’ office – NEIS consultant at Konekt Employment Gosford. After a difficult few years overcoming struggles with her physical and mental health, as well as battling some personal demons that found her exhausted and struggling financially, Andrea was ready to giveRead More

A Bouquet of Flavours

Based in the Yarramalong Valley on the Central Coast lies Hidden Valley Harvest, a sustainable specialist grower of edible flowers that use organic growing techniques. Aliye German, commenced her journey with NEIS in 2017 producing edible flowers, but has expanded her business to host workshops, and is involved with sustainability programs on the Coast .Read More

Camping or Glamping?

“I was always known as the camper who “glammed up” the campsite. With each new camping experience, I’d add décor and beautiful items such as lanterns, lights, cushions, cosy bedding and Christmas decorations. I loved connecting with nature and enjoyed the outdoors, however, I didn’t enjoy roughing it”. So the seed of a business conceptRead More

What Participants Have To Say About NEIS in Perth South

Here are just a few snippets from our Participants in Perth South NEIS Program “Fantastic training program I attribute this to Fiona’s unique style of teaching she is kind, patient &  very caring”.  Joe “It was very informative and we were well guided to set  up our business, especially financials and marketing”.  Farid   “I have learnt a great deal.  The course seemsRead More

Radio Advertising Perth South

Radio is one of the few advertising mediums that includes a built in loyal audience. Most radio listeners have one or two favourite radio stations they tune in to regularly. This gives advertisers a unique co-branding opportunity. Radio listeners also report a greater willingness to not only listen to advertisements but have shown excellent responseRead More

Nelly Torque Classicafricana

Classic Africana – Nelly Torque

Nelly Torque had held a number of project roles in the IT and mining industry.  An achiever and  go getter, she had project managed multi billion dollar projects before she decided to start her own business with the help of the NEIS course in Perth South.   Her business, Classic Africana is an online retailerRead More

Nightingale Guitars

In the last two months, Fraser Nightingale at Nightingale Guitars has jumped onto social media and has gone from zero to 1644 followers and growing every day. He averages 500 likes on each of his posts, creating awareness for his high quality and receiving orders for his guitars as a result. He is a trueRead More

Creative Performing Arts

Creative Performing Arts

Christina Odam is the owner and director of Creative Performing Arts (CPA). CPA is a performing arts school specialising in singing, acting and dancing. Before starting her business, Christina studied at Western Australia Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA) with a Bachelor, Diploma and Certificate in Music Theatre. With over 15 years’ experience in Contemporary andRead More

Ancient Explorer – what a find!

Dr Lisa Dunbar Solas is an ancient explorer of the Central Andes and a leading expert on Inka ceremony and the sacred landscape. She contacted the KONEKT employment NEIS team at Gosford to discuss the opportunity of running art and craft business selling Andean (think Inca & Aztecs) handmade crafts and delivery of workshops onRead More

Kylie helps students build skills for life

Kylie Hastings had been teaching and coaching maths and English for 20 years when she decided to start her own coaching business with the help of the KONEKT employment NEIS program. Kylie loved teaching maths and English to Year 3 – Year 9 students but she saw the content as a means to an end.Read More