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Technology updates
& customer service

A couple of recurring themes run through this week's Business Voice. Innovation is the most cost effective driver of business efficiency and is often the unique differentiator that makes your business stand out.

Good, old-fashioned customer service, though, is something that never stops delivering. The good news story about local business Kwik Copy below is an example of how that works.

Don't forget the fabulous offer to win a free ticket to see a French film at the Film Festival next month. Also, only a couple more sleeps before ads close for March Westender - details below.

Yvette Adams

Yvette Adams reveals tech trends on Wednesday

Networker, guru and advocate for small business, Terri Cooper, was at West End’s Loft for the SW Chamber of Commerce, February breakfast. Westender caught up with her for a quick chat about the need for real advocacy on behalf of small business.

Yvette Adams is ICT Woman ... Read online.

Participants in the 2013 Queensland Small Business Week

Growth will stretch cashflow

Participants in the 2013 Queensland Small Business Week

As your business grows, you will need to find money to pay for more staff, bigger facilities and increased production costs. If your business grows rapidly and the growth is largely unplanned, you'll risk overtrading ... Read online.

Check Berwicks web-site

$30k in 30 minutes follows Wow factor at Loft

John Dwyer watches his favourite coup on set at the client’s

John Dwyer from the Institute of Wow lived up to his name at the South West Chamber of Commerce breakfast at West End’s Loft this month. ... Read online.

Win a free ticket to the festival

Free French Film for you and yours

Westender has two free double passes  to the film of your choice at the French Film Festival. Tre bon!

The festival is organised by Alliance Francaise and features 42 films over four weekends in March.

To get your taste of this year's French Film Festival all you have to do to do is send us a short synopsis of your favourite French Film ... Read online.

Kwik Copy's Adrian Davis

Customer service is still King

Stunning customer service from Kwik Copy's Adrian Davis has inspired this piece

Don't forget the customer in your drive to do business smarter and more efficiently.

Companies struggling to remain profitable in tough times tend to  ... Read online.

Food Connect help line

Food Connect revamps ordering system

Food Connect has improved customer service through a better website

Local food distribution system, Food Connect, has entered 2014 with a bang and a new website and ordering system.

Happiness manager, Emma Kate Rose said "we did it because many of you gave us feedback about ... Read online.

iSaveLocal promo

ISaveLocal online campaign to start

The high take up of the Local Shop campaign before Christmas and the popularity of the Directory section of the Westender indicates the hunger for services connecting local business to the community. ... Read online.

Find the local Cartridge World

Get into print this month

Business Voice is a weekly online eNews service provided to business by Westender.

The monthly print edition of Westender goes out across West End targeting the 25,000 residents, 20,000 employees and 18,000 students in this dynamic, cultural hub of Brisbane.

Reach your audience this month, by advertising in the March edition. Do it online at the website or email