Business Australia advice line seeing huge demand

Business Australia, a free national membership organisation has been inundated with calls from business owners asking for support in the wake of new restrictions to help them navigate the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic – with an 65% increase this week to their Stimulus Advice Line.   The organisation has had such an increase in requests for advice… Continue reading Business Australia advice line seeing huge demand

Mums supporting mums: flexible working hours

Kayla Mossuto, founder of Crema Joe

For mums, the decision to head back to work after having a baby comes with some big considerations and mixed emotions. How do you continue giving your child the very best and feel fulfilled in your work life? The answer is different for every mum. But one common thread is the call for part time,… Continue reading Mums supporting mums: flexible working hours

SME dissatisfaction with fed govt support increases: MYOB Business Monitor survey

The current federal government is more popular amongst SMEs than its predecessor but an increasing number of business owners are dissatisfied with the Coalition’s support, according to the latest MYOB Business Monitor   The bi-annual national survey of over 1,000 SME operators revealed that since being elected to power in September 2013, the Coalition government has… Continue reading SME dissatisfaction with fed govt support increases: MYOB Business Monitor survey

Support for Australian SMEs looking to grow internationally

While Australian SME exporters continue to win contracts against global competitors, many find it difficult to access the finance they need to secure these opportunities.