Growth & Development

Q&A: A more level playing field for property buyers

Lauren Moore gave up a successful career as a seller’s agent to “cross the floor” and give buyers a fairer chance in the cut-throat property market.

How e-commerce has buffered small businesses from COVID-19

By using e-commerce, 73 per cent of businesses have been able to retain employees while 61 per cent of businesses remain in operation.

Three things COVID-19 is teaching your business about your millennials

For “get in and get the job done, fast” positions, a labour market already exists – hungry with millennials waiting for their next opportunity.

More Aussies to shop online this holiday season

According to research four in ten Aussies will shop online to purchase holiday gifts this year, and a similar number will prioritise local brands.

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Small businesses key to shaping our communities

A vast majority of consumers say that small businesses play an active role in shaping the culture of their local communities.

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Don’t let buying a business become an expensive mistake

When buying a business be prepared for the fact that it will take longer than you expect and that you will encounter lots of rejections.


Five ways to grow your business online through the COVID-19 pandemic

More customers online means snap decisions are rife, and one way to battle this is by having a solid and public online rating.

World Mental Health Day

Small-business owners, take care of your mental health

Many small-business owners tend to spend too much time taking care of their business that sometimes they overlook their mental health.

Embark on a hassle-free online sourcing and networking journey

The HKTDC has introduced online business matching to enable networking and deal-making that will be showcased at an online exhibition in November.


Why SMEs make the best authors

Business owners are most successful as authors because they prioritise their writing endeavours as they would any other business goal.

Top 50 Small Business Leaders launch celebrates excellence in troubled times

This year’s Top 50 Small Business Leaders Report is being launched at an online event on Wednesday 28 October at which all our readers are welcome.

Q&A: The source of disruption

Sourci has grown rapidly in its three years by helping Aussie businesses experience greater transparency and reliability in their supply chain.

Top tips for small businesses after a decade running one

An entrepreneur shares the lessons she learned after having established a small business that she has managed to grow over the past 10 years.


Small business confidence on the rise

Almost half our SMEs have expressed growing confidence that their revenues will to return to pre-COVID-19 levels by the end of 2020.

SMEs outperforming large businesses in managing the pandemic

Despite a huge drop in revenue due to lockdown, the vast majority of SMEs have managed to adopt various strategies to ensure their survival.

To stay or go in business? Your values will help you find the answer

When making a decision as life-changing as becoming an entrepreneur, you need to figure out what values are most important to you.


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