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Let’s talk: How to pitch to investors

A lot of businesses will need to pitch for investment from the likes of venture capital funds, banks or angel investors at some point...

New foreign investment rules introduced by government

The federal government has temporarily tightened foreign investment rules following a fall in the value of Australian businesses due to the coronavirus. There are concerns...

Senators urged to pass equity bill that could see SMEs flourish

Kate Carnell, the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO), urged senators to pass the Australian Business Growth Fund Bill on Wednesday. Ms. Carnell...

Let’s talk: Initial public offering

When is an IPO a good fit for a company, and when isn’t it? Taking your business into the public realm through an Initial Public...

Preparing for an IPO? Here are 4 things to consider in your PR strategy

Going public is a huge step for any company. Taking a company from private to public through an IPO (or ‘initial public offering’) and...

Let’s Talk: Raising Capital

How to get investors to sit-up and listen. Entrepreneurialism is thriving in Australia and according to Forbes.com 35 per cent of Australian startups are based...

Why you don’t need the banks to help finance your business

As the Royal Commission leads to an increase in lending standards and requirements for banks, many businesses will be forced to look outside the...

Never make these mistakes when you use a business plan to raise funds for investments

Every single potential investor you contact wants to see a believable and highly readable business plan that contains a summary, the overview of the...

Ola appoints Ebay exec as new Australian MD

Ebay exec appointed as Ola's Australian MD.

Found’s co-founder reveals the strategies that helped his startup reach $1m+ revenue in 2017

Over the past seven months we’ve been on an incredible roller-coaster of a journey – the kind that only an early-stage startup is capable...

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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...