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Communications Hubs: Solving the email deluge

Email is one of the greatest aids to business. But it is also one of the greatest time wasters. Most people do not use email...

Five ways to protect valuable data on-the-go

The BYOD trend as well as the rise of cloud computing and remote video teleconferencing have meant that securing sensitive data on-the-go is becoming a growing challenge for SMBs. Here are five tips for every business owners to consider when travelling.

Six questions to ask before implementing BYOD

Employees often only see the ease and advantages of BYOD, but underestimate the potential consequences. There are six important questions to be asked of the IT department, before you allow staff to use personal devices for corporate reasons.

The case for a rock solid BYOD policy

Some argue that a bring-your-own-device (BYOD) policy is now as important a part of the business communications landscape as having a telephone number or a website. Here’s what you should consider.

Why two email databases aren’t better than one

eMarketing's an important tool for small businesses, but many struggle to decide whether to manage email contacts within a single database, or across multiple databases. Here's a look at the pros and cons of both scenarios.

Tips for building good public relations-ships

Wanting to improve the relationship your small business has with public relations? Follow these five tips and take your PR activities to the next level.

Does targeted communication impact who we become?

Will businesses that collect preference data start to impact who we become as individuals? Five years from now almost every single thing we are exposed to will be personalised. Is this good or bad? Will this begin to steer our preference as opposed to simply leveraging it?

Six things email subscribers need to hear you say

Successful email marketers recognise the importance of building relationships with subscribers. But how exactly do you do that? Here's some tips from Matthew Johnson for wooing your email database.

Four trends email marketers need to know

The Australian Communications and Media Authority (ACMA) has released the latest installment to its Communications Report 2010-11 series, and there are four key trends email marketers need to be aware of.

Reduce the cost of business communications

Talking about reducing business communications costs inevitably leads to talk of ‘IP communications’ or ‘cloud technology’… but don’t space out just yet, the benefits and savings are real as increasing numbers of business owners are discovering.


Why is Australia seeing fewer female CEOs?

Fewer women are running the country’s top 200 ASX-listed companies in 2020 compared to the last four years, according to the Chief...

Coronanomics – What we’ve learnt about the economics of COVID-19

If trade bought prosperity to all corners of the world, then COVID-19 is showing the dark side of an interdependent world.

Should you incorporate an AI strategy into your business?

With both government and companies eagerly adopting artificial intelligence (AI) strategies, we explore how AI could also streamline and scale your business....

‘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...