Budget 2021’s $1.2 billion digital strategy; myGov & My Health sites overhaul, tax incentives, e-invoicing and more

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The Digital Economy Strategy will see a further $800 million added to measures put forth in the 2020 Budget, aiming to make Australia one of the world’s leading digital economies.

Digital customer experience: How Australian SMBs can up their game in 2021

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For many SMBs today, finding new, digital ways to engage with customers is not merely a matter of building a thriving business, it’s about surviving…

Let’s talk: Technology and business

Technology advancement has never been more important than in 2020, with the pandemic revealing the true importance of digital transformation and efficiency. Businesses with solid technology support in place were able to move to a WFH model much more seamlessly than those without, which of course, will have had not-so-great knock-on effects further down the… Continue reading Let’s talk: Technology and business

Avoiding the two most common security risks for your device

Advanced digital technology has reached a point where it has become a key and inseparable part of our lives, but it is not without its caveats. With so much potential, both in terms of creativity and exploitation, it is only natural that those of less than scrupulous morals have openly sought out digital devices as… Continue reading Avoiding the two most common security risks for your device

Mark Bouris heading up Federal Government taskforce to help small businesses digitise  

High-profile entrepreneur Mark Bouris will head up a taskforce established by the Federal Government to encourage small businesses to adopt digital technologies that will streamline their operations. Bouris will be joined on the Small Business Digital Taskforce by Spiro Pappas (Executive General Manager of Global Institutional Banking at NAB), Pip Marlow (former MD, Microsoft Australia),… Continue reading Mark Bouris heading up Federal Government taskforce to help small businesses digitise  

BlueChilli’s start-up accelerator program for female-led businesses kicks off this month

Anne Belcher, GSK general manager, Pharmaceuticals

Pharmaceutical giant GSK has thrown its support behind BlueChilli’s SheStarts, a national accelerator program that seeks to address the under-representation of female entrepreneurs in Australia’s start-up ecosystem. Dynamic Business spoke to Anne Belcher, general manager, pharmaceuticals with GSK Australia, about the initiative, which has seen BlueChilli select ten female-led start-ups, from hundreds of applicants, to receive… Continue reading BlueChilli’s start-up accelerator program for female-led businesses kicks off this month

Escaping the paper vortex and embracing digital tech is a sign of business maturity

The digital revolution has impacted almost every facet of our lives, from how we socialise, exercise, bank, and work. Although business is now conducted largely through smartphones, tablets and laptops, many workplaces are still cluttered by mountains of paper.  Given the indisputable benefits of embracing digital technology, businesses are fast running out of excuses for their stubborn… Continue reading Escaping the paper vortex and embracing digital tech is a sign of business maturity

Digital disruption: Threat or Opportunity?

If you’re in business, and even if you’re not, you have probably heard of the concept of digital disruption. Digital disruption is a term used to refer to the development of digital technologies over the past decade or so and the way they have impacted and disrupted our lives. For many businesses, digital disruption has… Continue reading Digital disruption: Threat or Opportunity?