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Culture at the core of every successful start-up

A winning team is vital for business success and that entails establishing and instilling a strong company culture that is shared by all.

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Cloud technology and the evolution of the Aussie SME landscape

Cloud technology has played a major role in creating the environment in which nearly 88 per cent of Australian exporters are small-to-medium enterpris…

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An EOFY financial health check

Taking he time to do a financial health check can help build the confidence you need to go on and achieve the goals you have for your business.

Understanding the value of cyber security measures

First unified threat management system for SMEs launched

A Unified Threat Management system simplifies information-security management by providing a single management and reporting point.

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Remorseless trolley collecting operator penalised $130,000

A judge has found that a trolley collecting operator had caused three workers “actual financial and emotional hardship” by unfairly dismissing them an…

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Q&A: The easy street to healthy, home-cooked food for the family

Food St. connects those passionate about home cooking who and earning some extra income with families who are just too busy to produce a really health…

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Three ways to prevent fraud and enforce policy compliance

Many SMEs think their fraud policies are good enough because they either haven’t had a major issue to rectify, or they trust their employees to be h…

Spencer Slasberg

A survival guide for franchisees

Good franchisors may offer mentoring and training sessions but without at least some basic business skills novice franchisees are bound to struggle.

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Support for indigenous small business

The ATO have a number of resources specifically designed to support indigenous small businesses.

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Hair salon allegedly underpaid young apprentice

A Sydney hair salon has allegedly underpaid a teenage apprentice in her first job more than $14,000.


Key lessons in successful business growth

Top tips on business growth and overseas expansion from an entrepreneur whose original two-person start-up now spans three continents.

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Dispelling the misconceptions of flexible work

Flexible work is about a lot more than more than just choosing which days to go into the office to work.


Three SEO trends to boost performance in the new financial year

We have reached a point where the synergy of all digital channels is crucial to growing a strong brand, so your SEO needs to be effective across all c…

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Food Precincts campaign returns $450k+ in wages owed to hospitality workers

An FWO audit campaign has revealed that 72 per cent of the hospitality establishments across three major metro areas breached workplace laws.

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ASBFEO urges action on ACCC retail electricity pricing report

The ASBFEO welcomes the recommendation that consumer benefits for retail electricity are expanded to include small businesses as well.

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Five tips to help cut your SME’s energy bills

If SME owners take a few simple steps to change the way they use energy they can offset the rising cost of electricity and keep a lid on their energy …


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