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Working with your family: 5 ways to make it work

Family is one of the most important units of society. These are the people we're closest to. We share history. We love them. We...

The entrepreneur taking the grind out of business

Many kids would rather seek their own path than join the family business they've grown up in, but not Toby Bensimon.

Keeping it in the family: 10 leadership lessons

Running a family business means not only managing relationships with family, but also overseeing leadership skills which may differ from typical values held by your kin. Use these 10 lessons to build a solid leadership structure for your family business, to ensure its longevity.

Working with family without going nuts

Consider these secrets from a fourth-generation company for managing a family business.

Six things to know before working with your family

My brother-in-law was my first hire, and now he runs my company with me. Here's how we keep from strangling one another.

Business wealth transfer lessons from the Rinehart’s

The Rinehart family dispute reminds us that we're in the early days of the largest generational wealth transfer in Australian history. Here are the five things any business can do to prevent the conflict we're witnessing playing out in the courts and public stage between the Rinehart's.

Is private equity for you?

For many promising SMEs, partnering with a private equity firm might be their best shot at reaching their potential. So, what is private equity...


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...