One in two Australians intend to travel in the coming holiday period

Credit: TourismAustralia

More than 50 per cent of Australians intend to travel in the next six months, says Tourism Australia. Australia’s tourism industry, which employs 5 per cent of Australia’s workforce, has experienced a tough year, impacted by bushfires, the pandemic and interstate and national border closures.  However, industry experts have observed a growing Australian sentiment towards… Continue reading One in two Australians intend to travel in the coming holiday period

Luxury Escapes Founder’s success secrets

Founding one of the world’s fastest growing travel websites, Luxury Escapes, Adam Schwab is an award winning entrepreneur with over 15 year’s experience in business and journalism. His passion for travel combined with knowledge of business allowed him to build one of Australia’s most profitable e-commerce companies in just five years without any external funding. With offices already… Continue reading Luxury Escapes Founder’s success secrets

How you can run your business from anywhere

Over the last 10 years, my company Business Blueprint has achieved more than 4,000 percent business growth. During this time, I’ve also travelled for three to four months a year, sometimes for business but mostly to visit incredible locations with my family.  Many of my clients and peers ask me how I’m able to spend… Continue reading How you can run your business from anywhere

Let’s Talk: Business Meetings

Technological advances such as video conferencing and cloud-based file-sharing are enabling businesses to save time and money by virtually engaging with stakeholders such as clients across borders and oceans rather than meeting them in person. This begs the question… have in-person meetings, requiring attendees to travel interstate or abroad, become redundant? We asked 15 business… Continue reading Let’s Talk: Business Meetings

Slingshot announces a dozen startups for regional travel and tourism accelerator

Twelve startups have been selected to participate in Horizons, a regional travel accelerator program being run by Slingshot in partnership with travel tech company Amadeus, Brisbane Airport corporation and Queensland Tourism Industry Council. According to Slingshot CEO, Karen Lawson, the Horizons cohort boasts some of the most experienced travel entrepreneurs in the industry, including Paul… Continue reading Slingshot announces a dozen startups for regional travel and tourism accelerator

How to earn more reward points for your SME

Do you want to maximise the number of points you can earn on your business costs? Use these three simple strategies to boost your business’s points balance and redeem rewards faster. Use a business rewards credit card Unlike some personal credit cards, a business rewards or frequent flyer credit card is an easy way to… Continue reading How to earn more reward points for your SME