Majority of SMEs opt for dual capital channels as business investment surges
80% of SMEs now have a secondary working capital provider as business investment plans hit four-year highs
Industry Growth Program launches advisory service for SMEs
SMEs can now apply for expert advice on getting their ideas to market.
Xero Beautiful Business Fund winners for 2023 unveiled
AU$130,000 awarded to Australian SMEs to support future growth and aspirations
Cash and Vouchers: Aussies’ top Christmas wishlist this year
Almost two-thirds of Aussies have cash or store vouchers at the top of their Christmas wish list this year.
SME face increased threats from AI-enhanced fraud these holidays
Here are a few common scams which utilise AI, and several ways to prepare and prevent an attack on your business.
Privacy Wake-up Call: Most SMEs unprepared for privacy act changes
New research reveals that 85% of Australia’s 2.3 million small businesses are unaware of the pending changes to the Privacy Act
Access Group launches $100k grant to ease SME software costs
Initiative aims to have a long-term positive impact on Australian small businesses, as business failure rates reach a 15-year high
Cremorne Digital Hub to nurture Australia’s next tech unicorns
Applications are now open and four companies will be selected for a first round of the new Cremorne Digital Hub (CDH) Scaleup Program
How the latest Privacy Act changes will impact Aussie small businesses
Dr Philip Bos explores the implications of the recent changes to the Privacy Act and their effects on small businesses in Australia.
2024 trends: Winning AI strategies must focus on human connection
Qualtrics announces top consumer experience trends for 2024
ATO and banks take to the courts to claw back debts
As interest rates and tax debts bite, the Big Four Banks and ATO are ramping up their court-initiated recoveries
Australian SMEs are embracing strategic spending for growth
Australian businesses are deploying key strategies to find efficiencies designed to unlock greater productivity.
Australian business faces disturbingly low activity levels
The October Business Risk Index from CreditorWatch signifies the lowest average invoice value recorded since the tracking commenced in January 2015.
SMEs express concerns over softening consumer demand
The 2023 Sendle Small Business survey reveals small businesses are divided on sales growth this peak sales season, with customer acquisition the top challenge in 2024
Entries open for the 2024 Australian Small Business Champion Awards
Free Entries open to the 2024 Australian Small Business Champion awards
Preparing for the Holiday Season: the Christmas Cash Jingle
Angus Sedgwick shares valuable insights on navigating cash flow challenges amid the upcoming busy holiday season.