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Why it pays to be an informed director

Company directors have numerous rights and responsibilities and keeping abreast of these is critical. Even the slightest indiscretion can see you fall foul of the Corporations Act, the ASIC and the ATO.

Get your cashflow under control: Five tips

No matter what type of business you run or what stage of its life cycle you're working through, the biggest issue that plagues SMBs is cashflow, cashflow and more cashflow. Here's some expert advice for getting this vital aspect of your business under control.

How to prepare for incoming ATO benchmarks

The Australian Taxation Office has more government funding than ever before, intended to help it ensure all taxpayers pay what they're obliged to. To avoid unwanted attention, an expert is urging all businesses to check the ATO's benchmarking records, to ensure their percentages are in the acceptable range for their industry.

Six key accounting resolutions every business should make

Now's the time for SMBs to reflect on the year gone and plan for the one ahead, and accounting expert John Corias suggests owners focus on five key areas when making plans for the next 12 months.

Is franchising for you?

While buying a franchise can sometimes seem like the safest, easiest route into small business ownership, as with anything, there are always risks. Make sure you weigh it all up before you sign on the line.


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...