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A wise boardroom must control its spending

Tough economic conditions and vanishing revenue streams mean organisations across Australia are searching for clever ways to maintain shareholder return. Ask these simple questions of your business to see if you can do the same.

Retail turnover rises, again

With Christmas less than eight weeks away, retailers have received a much-need confidence boost with the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reporting retail turnover rose 0.4 percent last month.

Managing your business in tough times

With an economic downturn still being touted just about everywhere, it’s an ideal time to recap on ‘getting back to the basics’ of good business management practice. Cuts in discretionary spending are not the only measure to keep your business running strong. So what steps can you take to improve your business in a tougher business climate?


Australia facing its worst economic contraction in history

The ABS confirmed Australia’s first recession since 1990 after recording two consecutive quarters of economic decline. After being hammered by the pandemic, bushfires and drought,...

Let’s Talk: Investing to Succeed

Figuring out where to best invest your time and money is a difficult task. As businesses scale, leaders’ daily tasks become more and more...

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment offered to Victorian workers living in NSW or SA

People who live in New South Wales and South Australia but work in Victoria are now eligible for a $1,500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment...

Afterpay doubles revenue and partners with Worldpay to go global

Despite the global economic slow-down, the shift to online spending and move from traditional forms of credit have boosted Afterpay’s position domestically and internationally. Afterpay...