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People, processes and culture: don’t let these three innovation enablers become roadblocks

Businesses, both small and large, should know by now that innovation is the key to competing in the digital age, and that longevity isn’t...

Securing staff buy-in for process improvements

Have you started 2017 struggling to get your staff involved in process improvement initiatives?  If so, you’re not alone. Businesses in virtually every industry...

The key to lean performance: Aiming for dynamic improvement, not static efficiency

Lean techniques are a popular choice for organisations seeking to reduce the use of resources, eliminate waste, work smarter and improve efficiency. In particular,...

Co-founder and CEO of Milan Direct shares advice on starting, growing and staying competitive

From humble beginnings, Dean Ramler has turned his startup, Milan Direct, into Australia’s number one online furniture retailer. He shares his expert opinion and...

Why systems don’t suit startups

Don't get me wrong. I love systems. I spend most of my time telling businesses why they're a good idea but they aren't exactly ideal for start-ups. Here's why.

Small business given ‘immunity’ from incorrect Fair Work advice

The Minister for Employment has moved to reassure small business operators that advice from the Fair Work Ombudsman (FWO) should be relied upon, without fear of prosecution.

New bullying laws from 1 January ‘14

From January 1 2014, the Fair Work Act will be amended which will for the first time give employees an avenue to take their workplace-bullying claim directly to the Fair Work Commission (FWC).

6 ways to automate your marketing

Last week I wrote about the importance of having a marketing system in your business. This week I’m continuing the theme and will focus on technology-based systems that help automate or improve the effectiveness of your marketing.


Australia facing its worst economic contraction in history

The ABS confirmed Australia’s first recession since 1990 after recording two consecutive quarters of economic decline. After being hammered by the pandemic, bushfires and drought,...

Let’s Talk: Investing to Succeed

Figuring out where to best invest your time and money is a difficult task. As businesses scale, leaders’ daily tasks become more and more...

Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment offered to Victorian workers living in NSW or SA

People who live in New South Wales and South Australia but work in Victoria are now eligible for a $1,500 Pandemic Leave Disaster Payment...

Afterpay doubles revenue and partners with Worldpay to go global

Despite the global economic slow-down, the shift to online spending and move from traditional forms of credit have boosted Afterpay’s position domestically and internationally. Afterpay...