Future-proof yourself Get started with the basics of coding using a range of applications to develop coding and programming skills. Students will begin by looking to understand coding principles with a focus on Javascript. This course is designed for students looking to develop entry level skills in coding or existing employees looking to enhance their role with coding skills. Skill Shortage : It’s estimated that by 2025 there will be a significant lack of qualified Coders and Programmers, with employment projected to grow much faster than in other sectors. Employment Growth : From now until...Read more
REGISTER NOW for GovHack 2017! The national competition for innovators, community members, developers, designers & business people. Create new products and services and collaborate to share in cash prizes for using local data. All Welcome! Tickets are FREE! Starts Friday 28th July at 6pm! Find out more https://govhack.org/locations/sunshine-coast/Read more
REGISTRATIONS FOR TERM 3 Registrations are open for Term 3 at the below locations. We hope to see all Ninjas and Mentors again. UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNSHINE COAST https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/coderdojo-term-3-2017-university-of-the-sunshine-coast-tickets-35746892919 NOOSA REGISTRATIONS https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/coderdojo-term-3-2017-sunshine-coast-noosa-tickets-35747113579 COOROY REGISTRATIONS https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/coderdojo-term-3-2017-sunshine-coast-cooroy-tickets-35749041345 Any questions please shoot them through to: sunshinecoast.au@coderdojo.com or contact us on our...Read more
A series of five videos are a part of a free online boot camp containing resources to help founders refine their ideas, and develop their start-up. After startup founders have worked through this boot camp series, they will have refined their startup concept, have a more structured approach to working on their startup idea, be informed on their options, and even be ready to prepare an application for an incubator program. The boot camp video series cover topics including Business Models, Lean Startup Principles, Marketing Startups, Intellectual Property & Intellectual Capital, and...Read more
REGISTRATIONS OPENING FOR TERM 2 2017 Based on some feedback we are using Eventbrite again for our registrations in Term 2. The Maroochydore venue has been moved to the University of the Sunshine Coast as we spoke to many of you about already. UNIVERSITY OF THE SUNSHINE COAST https://www.eventbrite.com.au/e/coderdojo-term-2-2016-university-of-the-... NOOSA REGISTRATIONS - open soon MALENY REGISTRATIONS - closed for winter Any questions please email: sunshinecoast.au@coderdojo.com Or contact us on our Facebook page https://www.facebook.com/CoderDojoSCRead more
Online scorecard checks digital readiness of business The Digital Scorecard will help businesses identify ways to improve their digital capability and be more competitive in a global digital economy. The Scorecard will allow businesses to benchmark where they sit in relation to other business across the region and within their industry; and offer technological solutions and training to help them improve their businesses and make them more competitive in the local and global markets. By addressing digital opportunities and breaking down barriers, businesses will be better equipped to transform...Read more
Take your business to the next level with access to workshops, webinars, mentors and more The Level Up program is a Sunshine Coast Council funded program aimed at helping local startups, small and medium businesses connect to the NBN (where available), and fully utilise digital tools, innovation principles and business solutions to enable them to improve their productivity, profitability and ability to compete nationally and internationally, where desired. Our vision for the Sunshine Coast is based on the premise that future cities are smart, healthy and creative. We hope this program helps...Read more
It’s a new year which means another year of CoderDojo is about to commence! We currently have three Dojo’s running all over the Sunshine Coast; Noosa, Maleny and Maroochydore and registrations for term 1 are open now. So what IS Coder Dojo? Coder Dojo is a global movement of free, volunteer-led, community based coding clubs for young people between the ages of 7 and 17. Here at CoderDojo we learn how to code, develop websites, apps, games and explore technology in an informal and creative environment. Emphasis on the informal, we prefer you think of Sunshine Coast CoderDojo as a club with...Read more
Thanks to a major update, Australians looking forward to being connected to the nbn™ network can now expect greater clarity on when their premises will be made ready for service. Newly released improvements to the address checker function on the nbn™ website mean that most Australian homes and businesses will now be able to access better information on the rollout in their area. The update provides the most accurate view of when the nbn ™ network will be available as well as what technology will be used at any given time. The website now also allows nearly every Australian to find out when...Read more
From disrupted to disruptor: Reinventing your business by transforming the core By Peter Dahlström, Liz Ericson, Somesh Khanna, and Jürgen Meffert Companies must be open to radical reinvention to find new, significant, and sustainable sources of revenue. When Madonna burst onto the scene in the early 1980s, there was little reason to suspect that she’d have more than her allotted 15 minutes of fame. But in the three decades since her debut album, she has managed to remain a media icon. Her secret? “Madonna is the perfect example of reinvention,” Janice Dickinson, renowned talent agent, has...Read more