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Three ways politics impacts your business

You may not personally want to be involved in modern politics but if you want to run a business you have to be aware...

Small business owners prioritise climate change, energy costs and tax cuts

A new survey from Xero, the global small business platform, has revealed a disconnect between small business owners and politics, with a whopping three...

Analysts say new PM Scott Morrison is ‘good’ for economy

Australia gets new Prime Minister.

Ombudsman: Australia behind the eight ball for small business

Is Australia behind for small businesses?

United or divided: when the views of your company aren’t shared by your employees

You may have been told once before that it is not polite to discuss religion or politics at the dinner table, but what about...

Small business must have say in Federal Budget

These days it’s not uncommon to see headlines about the rising cost of living blazoned across our nation's newspapers.

Julia Gillard, can we just get on with business please?

It seems businesses woke up after the federal election with a real headache – satisfaction has plummeted, and now nearly half (48%) of business owners are dissatisfied with the Federal Government’s support for business.

Women the big losers from 2010 Election

Women are the losers in the 2010 Federal election, with a 'sharp drop' in the number of women elected to the House of Representatives according to Claire Braund, Executive Director Women on Boards.

14 election policies business owners demand action on

With the Federal election only weeks away, here are 14 election policy initiatives that business owners across Australia demand action on.

Gillard snubs small business in Cabinet reshuffle

Julia Gillard has come under fire for refusing to elevate the Minister for Small Business, Craig Emerson into Cabinet in her Cabinet re-shuffle today.

‘Young people have been disproportionately affected’: Taj Pabari

Taj Pabari is the CEO of the Australian School of Entrepreneurship (ASE), was named the Australian Young Innovator of the Year in...

Let’s Talk: Success Secrets

Success looks different for each business. There is a huge variety in the business models that we hold up as success stories....

Unfair dismissal claim against Deliveroo may have widespread consequences for the gig economy

A former rider for Deliveroo has taken the food-delivery service to the Fair Work Commission (FWC) in an unfair dismissal case.

Buy now, pay later made easy for SMEs as Zip partners with Visa, Apple, Google

Zip has announced its partnership with Visa, Apple and Google to allow many more small businesses to accept buy now, pay later...

Meet the woman behind the digital support network for regional businesses

Jordana Edwards has lived in Pottsville in regional New South Wales for the last 15 years. The town of just 6000 people...

Helping Australian businesses through COVID-19

As we continue to navigate the impacts of the global pandemic, Export Finance Australia is supporting Australian businesses with access to finance.  Without a doubt, new...

‘Innovate or perish’: Martin Duursma

Martin Duursma is a Partner at Main Sequence Ventures. Prior to Main Sequence Ventures, Martin co-founded Datapac Australasia and then went on...

‘We have to be bold and visionary’: Sally-Ann Williams

Sally-Ann Williams is the CEO of Cicada Innovations, one of Australia's leading deep tech incubators. Before joining Cicada, Sally-Ann was an Executive...