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NSW SME’s could be saving more than $2500 per year on electricity

Small businesses struggling with rising electricity prices can look forward to some relief following price cuts from some of Australia’s leading energy providers this...

SMEs investment and employment impeded due to electricity price hikes outpacing inflation

The price of electricity increased 8.9% last quarter, according to the latest ABS Consumer Price Index (CPI), prompting the nation’s peak employer body to...

Coalition says new deal will lower electricity bills for SMEs but union warns prices will rise

Energy retailers and generators will be handed “unprecedented power to… control prices and drive up bills” under a new deal announced by the Federal...

Soaring electricity costs putting SMEs under ‘unacceptable pressure’, ACCC inquiry finds

Rising electricity costs over the past decade are a “drain on business productivity,” according to the Australian Competition and Consumer Commission’s inquiry into the...

‘Owning the moral high ground’: Energy Bill Doctor’s plan to disrupt the energy sector

The brains behind Sydney-based startup Energy Bill Doctor are on a mission to provide consumers with a more complete picture of their energy costs...

Peer-to-peer trading: how it could address the rising cost of electricity for small businesses

The opportunity for small to medium sized businesses to make the switch to solar and batteries is stronger than it has ever been. Similar...

Energy startups have to be ‘very smart’ in how they challenge the big retailers: Evergen’s CEO

Evergen is taking advantage of a “once-in-a-hundred-years” opportunity for startups to gain ground against Australia’s legacy energy retailers, its CEO told Dynamic Business.  Launched in...

Businesses said to see cheaper electricity with Government reforms

Australian Government-led reforms to the energy sector are expected to provide businesses and households with cheaper electricity bills, with price determinations to provide a guide on charges.

AGL penalised $1 million for misleading discount claims

The South Australian arm of electricity retail giant AGL has been penalised over $1 million for misleading customers on the discounts they would receive under the company’s energy plans.

Myths and facts about using solar energy in your business

There are dozens of claims floating around about solar power – so how can you know which are myths and which are facts?

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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...