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SMBs must leverage new technology and take cues from successful leaders to thrive today

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16 rules for business texting

Texting is the new email so best you learn how to do right.

Why good copywriting is a non-negotiable

Copywriting is a way of convincing potential customers to take a specific action, by capturing their attention and persuading them to respond in a certain way. Here are three areas where good copywriting is a non-negotiable for your business.

6 ways to set communication boundaries

Thanks to the explosion of texting, instant messaging and social media, the line between communication for business and social purposes is becoming blurred. Here's how to avoid the embarrassing blunders these communication methods can cause, for the benefit of your professional image.

5 reasons Skype is better than a phone line

If you've never used Skype, you're in for a treat. It's a very valuable and low-cost tool in the business world, but one that many SMBs haven't added to their suite. Here are 5 reasons you should consider Skype, now.

Six popular VoIP myths, busted

If you want the cost savings and flexibility offered by VoIP but have been put off by talk of bad call quality or unreliable service, this myth-busting list is for you.

Seven easy ways to fight email overload

A digital user-experience expert offers a few tricks to let you stop wasting your time on your inbox.

The benefits of using webinars as a communication tool

Imagine having the ability to communicate with stakeholders on a regular basis, without either of you having to leave your current location. Sounds pretty handy, doesn't it? Some very accessible technology is allowing small businesses to do just this.

Why VoIP is an investment in effective communication

VoIP may not be as current a topic as social media or mobile communications but it should be taken seriously by small business owners as a reliable tool to help with growth. Here's how it could work for your business.

Get your message across with body language: Five tips

Effective communication is critical in any business and it's not always necessary to use words. Here are some body language techniques that work.

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‘A 10,000 per cent increase in page views in 2 weeks’: how to scale up in a crisis

As a telehealth provider, Coviu experienced a sudden surge in customer demand during the pandemic. Their website saw a 10,000 per cent...

Unemployment rate drops, defying forecasts

Official ABS figures released today show that the unemployment rate has fallen to 6.8 per cent in August, down from 7.5 per...

Qantas disrupts financial services industry with SME business loans

Qantas will start referring business frequent flyers to lending platform Valiant Finance. This partnership helps Qantas members access working capital, asset finance...

Employees willing to salary sacrifice for flexible working: Research

Research from payroll and HR software solutions provider, Ascender, shows that more than one in three (37 per cent) of Australians are...

Let’s Talk: The Right Reasons

A strong story behind a business's inception can have a powerful effect on customers. Customers may identify with a founder's back story...