olde time portraits

Olde Time Portraits and Fairy Tale themes with the help of New Business Assistance with NEIS

Helena Blundell is a photographer in Hobart Tasmania who offers costume based photography portraits and wedding photography. Helena’s passion for art and photography began in her 20s after completing a two year course at TAFE Fashion Design School.  She had her own fashion label and even went overseas to the London Fashion Show.  Upon herRead More

Konekt expands in Disability Employment Services

We are delighted to announce that Konekt has signed a contract to acquire the Disability Employment Services (DES) business of Artius, headquartered in the Ipswich, Queensland area. Artius’s Disability Employment Services operate out of 5 locations in Ipswich, Goodna, Stanthorpe and Warwick. Since July 2018, Konekt has been successfully running Disability Employment Services from 16Read More

It’s Crystal Clear when it comes to real estate

Adam Tide started the New Business Assistance with NEIS program with a goal to go out on his own as a real estate agent. He had already built a successful career as an agent for the biggest agency group in the Australasian region, and felt it was time to give it a go himself. HeRead More

Creative Wholesale Distributors – taking games and toys to new heights

Creative Wholesale Distributors is a wholesaler and distributor specialising in toys, games, collectibles, gifts and novelties. When Anais Yliche started her business with the support of the New Business Assistance with NEIS program she was a working mum selling toys from her home. As her product range grew, so did her business. She became soRead More

Opening Cottonmouth Records has been a dream for Zach for over the last 3 years.

Located in the Inner Western Sydney suburb of Enmore, Cottonmouth Records is the perfect marriage of craft beer, whisky bar and a vinyl music store. Through the day, the venue operates as a retail record store, selling new and remastered vinyl. It boasts a massive collection of vinyl that adorns the walls and display crates.Read More

Burnthahardwood – a one stop basketball shop

Matt Smith from “Burnthahardwood” is all about getting everyone fit and active and having fun through basketball. As well as basketball coaching, Matt also sells a funky range of customised basketball uniforms and his own branded street gear. His street vibe is appealing to kids of all ages. Matt is definitely non-traditional and encourages kidsRead More

Jodie starts a new traineeship at Ayers Rock Resort

Dapto client Jodie*, a 19 year old Indigenous job seeker has changed her life by landing a role in the Voyages Traineeship program for Indigenous job seekers. Voyages aims to grow the Indigenous workforce at Ayers Rock Resort, and through its Indigenous Traineeship Program provides accredited training to meet the needs of the tourism andRead More

Anthony is the right fit for H&S Sheds & Garages

When H&S Sheds & Garages needed new staff, they contacted Christine from Konekt Employment Batemans Bay. An authorised distributor of Fair Dinkum Sheds, H&S Sheds & Garages design and build garages and carports, barns, sheds, and commercial buildings across the Batemans Bay and Ulladulla area. They were on the lookout for someone hardworking and reliableRead More

Konekt helps Collette find the right job

Collette had been out of work for nearly a year when she came to Konekt Employment Disability Employment Services. Her Employment Broker David listened carefully to her needs, including her strengths and the areas where she really wanted to work. With David’s support, Collette was able to find the right job and keep it.

How Konekt helped Kacy start her swimwear business

VALLENCOURTS specialises in handcrafted crochet swimwear by combining timeless craft with modern designs handmade in Sydney, Australia by Kacy. Through the Konekt Employment New Business Assistance with NEIS program, Kacy learnt the fundamentals of starting a business. Her NEIS mentor was a great support, providing guidance and advice across all areas of her business. SheRead More