6 business trends to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic
Lawpath has collected data from the 130,000 businesses that their legal platform to determine 6 strong business trends that have taken off in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic. Since March this year, the business landscape as we know it has shifted dramatically to something unrecognisable – CBDs are empty and shopping centres deserted. Government shutdowns,… Continue reading 6 business trends to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic
Businesses are struggling to get ‘COVIDSafe’
Small and medium businesses are struggling to get ready for a return to work as they attempt to decipher the complex and costly requirements which allow them to reopen, says Employsure, Australia’s largest workplace advisory firm for SMEs. The call comes as states begin to ease lockdown restrictions and permit a reopening of hospitality and… Continue reading Businesses are struggling to get ‘COVIDSafe’
Ticking privacy time-bombs for businesses working from home
A Melbourne lawyer is warning businesses to prepare for potential privacy issues that may already be arising from current remote working conditions. Rigby Cooke Lawyers Senior Associate Emma Simpson said while business owners were currently focussed on doing what they could to remain afloat, a significant privacy breach could seriously impede their recovery. “Many businesses… Continue reading Ticking privacy time-bombs for businesses working from home
Why JobKeeper creates cash flow issues for businesses
The announcement of the government’s $130 billion JobKeeper Payment scheme was greeted with a sigh of relief for many businesses who are struggling with paying staff wages as part of the financial challenges caused by coronavirus (COVID-19). The scheme supports businesses significantly affected by the coronavirus to help keep more Australians in jobs and is… Continue reading Why JobKeeper creates cash flow issues for businesses
Is now the right time to sell or buy business, considering coronavirus?
Is now the time to buy or sell a business? With so many businesses closing their doors during the coronavirus outbreak, you might think the answer is ‘no’. There’s no denying the current economic situation is dire; however, a recent survey has revealed that buyers and sellers are still in the market and the future… Continue reading Is now the right time to sell or buy business, considering coronavirus?