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Big data and small business: 5 tips to make it work

These days any business—small, medium, or large—can access enough data to analyse patterns, trends and find new ways to make better decisions. In the digital age, there's no such thing as being too small for big data.

Top 5 security tips to protect your small business

The biggest mistake small businesses tend to make is thinking they aren’t susceptible to a security attack. As a small business owner, it is easy to fall into the mindset that cyber criminals target large, wealthy organisations.

Back up against disaster once and for all

Backing up business data is one of those tasks that many people know they should be doing but often gets put to the bottom of the business owner’s priority list.

What Google’s Universal Analytics means for your data

Today, the average person connects to the internet in numerous ways, whether that be via smartphone, desktop or tablet device, and Google believes it has found a way to track this activity across multiple devices and channels. Here's what it will mean for your business.

Why you should get smart about file sharing

With the increasing popularity of free services like DropBox and YouSendIt, do you really know where your shared business files are going or who has access to them? Here are some important safety considerations for every small business owner.

5 ways big data is changing the world

From shoe shopping to privacy concerns, big data has big implications.

Who’s responsible for what with BYOD?

It happens so fast – one moment of inattention on a business trip and someone makes off with your laptop or smartphone. Inconvenient to say the least, but also, who is going to pay for the loss? And what about the stored data that is gone – the RFP that was just completed, the lead information, your client list? 

How the rise of Apple is changing data recovery

The rise of Apple devices in the consumer world is now being mirrored in business, with employees increasingly likely to bring in their own devices to access corporate information. So how should organisations address the growing trends of self-selected access devices and the increasing preponderance of Apple in work?

Data stifling growth instead of promoting it, says report

SMBs are discovering that with the growth of data, comes excess expenses and more work. Globally, information is now costing businesses $1.1 trillion annually and the massive amounts of data that organisations possess should be enabling them to be competitive and efficient, but instead is stifling growth as it's being poorly managed and protected.

How to protect your data in a foreign land

If you’re escaping the winter blues by heading overseas and plan to take your mobile phone, tablet PC or laptop along, there are few things you should watch out for. From sand and saltwater to pickpockets and poorly protected wireless networks, many dangers can befall your electronic companion.


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...