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3 ways to make working capital work for you

There are very few forms of capital in this market, so don’t discount the one that’s right under your nose: your own working capital. Here's some expert advice for making the most of what's available to you.

Six hidden cashflow traps for growing businesses

It's an unfortunate fact that many otherwise promising businesses fail in the early stages due to cashflow problems. When it comes down to it, cashflow is mainly about people and systems - get those two elements right, and your business could be on track for a much smoother ride.

Three simple financial tools to help track business success

Financial dashboards are a popular way for small business owners to track their growth without hiring a pricey business consultant.

SMEs using home loans to finance business, research finds

A large proportion of SME’s are doubly invested in today’s interest rate decision with many using their home loan to finance their businesses.

Grow your business with a financial mindset

How do you spur yourself on in your business? Do you set bold goals, targets or forecasting? Or are you simply winging it? By setting annual, monthly and weekly revenue and profit targets you might be surprised by how quickly you can improve your financial mindset.

Six tips to get your 2012 finances in order

2012 has kicked off the same as most New Years' do - with plenty of talk about setting goals and getting various aspects of your business in order. The trouble most people face is knowing where to start, so Brad Callaughan has put together six easy ways to get the 2012 year off on the right financial foot.

Remodelling your business finances to survive the downturn

Staring down the barrel of an almost inevitable recession following a period of economic prosperity, many business owners are wrestling with an uneasy feeling...


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...