Enter to win a $17,000 business coaching program

The winner of this amazing prize will get a 12-month one-on-one coaching program with a Business Coach from Max My Profit valued at $17,000. PLUS, you will also get: Access to over 700 resources on the Business Excelerationׅ® hub, which is an online resource hub that members get access to 24/7. Access to an online… Continue reading Enter to win a $17,000 business coaching program

How market volatility affects small business

It’s far from a secret that macroeconomic trends can have a major impact on small businesses. Among the trends that typically has the greatest impact on these small enterprises is volatility in the market. When markets become unstable, the results can make or break the small businesses that make up the core of most economies.… Continue reading How market volatility affects small business

Small business insurance for hairdressers

You’ve done the hard yards washing hair, booking appointments, and sweeping floors. Now it’s finally time to work for yourself. As a hairdresser, there’s plenty of opportunity to grow your own business, from renting a chair, to opening your own salon. Just as important as growing your business however, is protecting it. In this article,… Continue reading Small business insurance for hairdressers

Print is dead. Long live print.

In an age where so much human interaction and communication takes place online, it’s natural to think that printed, physical products might be losing ground. But the opposite is true. We’ve definitely seen a resurgence of the analog with many people feeling that, even with all the advantages of digital products, some things are not… Continue reading Print is dead. Long live print.

Marketing strategies for small businesses

Whenever we come across a remarkable piece of marketing, it’s easy to assume that the big agencies (who have equally big budgets to spend) are the only ones who can pull off something successful. This just isn’t the case: you don’t need celebrity endorsements or flashy adverts to create great content. Yes, having lots of… Continue reading Marketing strategies for small businesses

Increasing cash flow with a chattel mortgage

If you’re a business, the lifeblood of your business comes down to one thing – cash flow. If you have bottlenecks in cash flow, it makes life tougher and it can be hard to catch up. When cash flow is tight, you may feel that necessary asset purchases such as cars or equipment need to… Continue reading Increasing cash flow with a chattel mortgage

How to Measure ROI on your Promotional Products

Every now and then, businesses rely on promotional products as a viable marketing strategy. Whether the giveaways are at tradeshows or employee events or as appreciation, recruitment or holiday gifts, promotional products help in creating goodwill. The measurement of Return on Investment (ROI) on promotional products, however, has been a subject of debate among experts.… Continue reading How to Measure ROI on your Promotional Products

Roasted by numbers

Black Velvet is a Melbourne based boutique roastery and espresso bar that supplies quality beans to cafes and home baristas alike. Their second store based in the Galleria on Bourke St, which opened two months ago is already doing a roaring trade with thanks to the teams’ refocus on data and analytics to power and… Continue reading Roasted by numbers

Comparing apples to oranges

At Heal.Thy Self Co. in Melbourne’s Yarraville neighbourhood owners Electra Tomasino and Dylan Davies believe that people thrive when they consume a diet based on whole foods straight from the earth. Her store offers plant-based, free range, organic, ethical and sustainable produce and can cater to almost anyone with wide-dietary requirements. “We’re focused on seasonal produce… Continue reading Comparing apples to oranges

Citrix’s Small Business Bootcamp: Seven Steps to Security Success

Week 5 of Citrix’s Business Bootcamp will empower you to build a secure IT environment without compromising workforce mobility As you move to the cloud and rollout your subsequent enterprise mobility strategy, there is one critical area you must not overlook – IT security. Enabling employees to access data and work on the move from… Continue reading Citrix’s Small Business Bootcamp: Seven Steps to Security Success