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Three simple steps to improve your small business cashflow

Ask any small business owner what keeps them up at night and they will say cashflow is their top concern. Understandably so, as it...

Cash flow: Four business strategies to ensure consistency

Steady cash flow lies at the heart of all successful businesses, regardless of either their size or industry. Achieving and maintaining it is imperative...

Happy new financial year! A small business guide to the tax changes

By Matthew Prouse, Head of Industry, Xero Australia New financial year, new obligations and opportunities... If you’re like most small business owners, you’re probably focused on...

Efic helping high-growth business take on export opportunities

Seeing Machines has gone from strength to strength since 2000, when the business was founded as part of an association with Australian National University....

Non-bank business lenders growing in popularity amongst SMEs

There is no doubt the big banks remain major players in the SME lending market however, there has been a steady rise in the...

New export loan opening up international markets for Aussie businesses: Frankland Islands Cruises and Intersective

Australian small businesses Frankland Islands Cruises and Intersective are among the first to benefit from Efic's new Small Business Export Loan. The latest finance offering from Australia's...

Depreciation made simple for small business

Depreciation has been made simpler for small business in the 2012-13 income year. There are three primary changes and they may impact your timing of asset purchases.

Richard Branson on how to delegate control of your finances

You can't do it all, so take this advice from the billionaire entrepreneur on how to share the responsibility of managing your company's finances.

Choosing a bank? Consider this first

One of the biggest decisions any small business owner faces is choosing which institution will handle their business banking requirements. If you're struggling to make this decision, consider these 8 important aspects.

9 steps to choosing the right accounting system

Remember - time is money! What's the cost to your business if you have to spend 30 hours a month of your time on your bookkeeping? With this in mind, follow these 9 steps and you'll be well on track to choosing the right accounting solution for your business.

‘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...