New insolvency laws: 4 actions small business directors must take

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There are four key actions that small business owners should take immediately, to ensure they are well positioned once they, or their suppliers, come off JobKeeper this month.

Conquering chaos: The importance of communication & collaboration in a home/office hybrid workplace

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As the pandemic continues to change how businesses manage staff, it’s clear that communication and collaboration are imperative for success…

3 mind hacks to help you build your dream business

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Here are three steps to building your dream business: shifting your mindset, aligning your goals and implementing simple strategies. Read on…

Why government must increase digital focus in small business sector

One year into the pandemic, it’s clear that real opportunity lies in more carefully targeting financial support. We need to see more mutual partnerships where governments reward small businesses that take active steps to help themselves.

Why a ‘people plan’ is just as important as a business plan

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Your business needs a people strategy, one that covers the embedding of culture and the projection of your team members’ career pathways…

The changes in insolvency & restructuring rules that could catch out Australian businesses

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“COVID Safe Harbour” insolvency rules have been replaced by legislation that includes a new, streamlined SME restructuring process…

6 most commonly overlooked cost savings in business

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From paying more than necessary to cutting budgets on activities that bring home the bacon, here are some of the most commonly overlooked savings in business to look out for in 2021.

$143 million business support package announced by Victorian Government following 5-day lockdown

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Victorian business affected by the most recent lockdown may be eligible for support thanks to a Circuit Breaker Support Package introduced by the State Government.

iOS 14 and increased privacy: What it means for your small business

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The upcoming changes are a win for improving the privacy of social media users, but it will substantially change the world of marketing. It’s time to invest in other touchpoints…