Three simple steps to improve your small business cashflow

Lucy Liu, Co-founder and President at Airwallex.

Ask any small business owner what keeps them up at night and they will say cashflow is their top concern. Understandably so, as it plays a pivotal role in a business’ survival. This year has started out rough for all of us. In Australia, we first had to fight through the bushfire crisis, and now… Continue reading Three simple steps to improve your small business cashflow

Real-time budgeting is a must for every business. Here’s why.

By David De Laine, GM, ANZ, Oracle NetSuite Most businesses budget and plan for their next fiscal period at a set time every year – whether it’s at the start of the calendar year or in the lead up to the new financial year, which for the majority of businesses, starts at the beginning of… Continue reading Real-time budgeting is a must for every business. Here’s why.

Small businesses should live for a budget

Any first time business owner will encounter the world of numbers and sometimes, become stuck among the intimidating and sometimes confusing jungle. Budgets; a word no one is thrilled to hear but its presence is critical to the success of a business. It’simportant you live for a budget. Make budgets your ally Financial plans and… Continue reading Small businesses should live for a budget

It’s 2016 and you’ve seen better days: four strategies to help your business cope with the excess of Christmas

The beginning and end of the year represent two extremes of the human condition. As the year draws to an end, we celebrate extravagantly and we spend. Australians are thought to have spent $8.9 billion on Christmas gifts last year. In the New Year, we redeem ourselves with healthy living – we cleanse, we detox and we… Continue reading It’s 2016 and you’ve seen better days: four strategies to help your business cope with the excess of Christmas

5 Tips to create a debt killer budget

Ever wonder why some people get ahead, buy a car, buy a house and go on fantastic holidays while you continually struggle to make ends meet? The secret is to plan for your goals and above all to BUDGET. You’ve probably heard the well known saying “The problem is not that you plan to fail,… Continue reading 5 Tips to create a debt killer budget