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How to ensure your future retirement is comfortable

Making informed investment decisions to secure a comfortable retirement Understanding the impact your preservation age has on your retirement plans Ensuring financial longevity rather...

Career breaks fuelling gender superannuation gap; super an ‘afterthought’ for SMEs owners

By the age of retirement, the average working woman will have lost $160,000 in superannuation due to career breaks, according to REST Industry Super....

When selling a small business, failing to prepare is the same as preparing to fail

If “location, location, location” is everything in real estate, then “preparation, preparation, preparation” is equally important when selling a small business. There are many reasons...

No super policy change will affect the retirement of 50% of Aussies: ISA

In its submission to the Tax Review, Industry Super Australia has forecast that close to 50 per cent of Aussies retiring from now to 2055 will not have the income necessary for a comfortable retirement.

Small business must embrace older workers

An increase to the retirement age may herald good news for small and medium sized business owners as the government moves to raise the pension age to 70.

Why SMEs need to make succession a priority

The future viability of small businesses is being risked as owners increasingly fail to recognise the value of an exit strategy.

Are you prepared to leave the business you built?

As boomers approach retirement, more and more small business owners are looking to pass the reigns of leadership to the next buck, or in...

Baby boomers back for an encore

Older Australians are increasingly finding themselves in a new stage in their careers in the years between the end of their 50s and the beginning of retirement.

Succession Planning: ‘It’s make or break’

The end of the Second World War led to the start of the great Australian baby boom, when many of today’s leaders and business owners were born. Today, these same baby-boomer business owners and CEOs nearing retirement are faced with a burning issue – to whom should they hand over the reins?

92% of baby boomers plan to travel on retirement

92 percent Baby Boomers plan to travel around Australia after they retire, but half of those surveyed don't feel confident in having the money to do it when they retire.

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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...