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Business for Sale

What to look out for when buying a business

Buying a business is a complicated process, but can be such simpler if you obtain the right advice.

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Five ways to innovate in your business

Listening to customers and having the right partner are being able to innovate in your business.

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Reducing red tape key focus of National Small Business Summit

Senior politicians and industry leaders will discuss key issues facing the sector at the National Small Business Summit.

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Meatball and Wine Bar faces court for alleged underpayments

26 workers, all but four in their 20s, victims of alleged underpayments at popular restaurant chain.

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App making tax time easier for sole traders

The ATO app is a handy aid to staying on top of your compliance at tax time and throughout the year.

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How to control and monitor remote employee spend

A smartphone is the most effective tool in managing the travel and expense budget of a remote employee.

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From the kitchen sink to the world stage

“The Entrepreneurs’ Programme is an intellectual cross-fit…that helped us to think differently about the possibilities of our business.”

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ATO fire warning to SMEs on BAS compliance

The ATO process to liquidate companies without judgement on undefended claims over $2000 means company wind ups are happening more frequently.

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Bill to increase franchisor compliance risk

Increased liabilities that come with proposed law would place an extra compliance burden on every franchisor.

Fair Work Ombudsman

Rural company promises compliance step-up after underpaying workers nearly $94,000

Farming waste company promises to change its act after FWO reveals it was underpaying workers overtime and weekend penalty rates.

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Q&A: CHIA

Mixing chia seeds with fruit juice has given two sisters from a small town in New Zealand a business that exports to Asia and Australia.

Empathy

Uber shows us the cost of a workplace without empathy

The Uber story reveals the cultural battle businesses face between empathy and abundance versus narcissism and scarcity.

Business Branding

How to define your brand identity

A strong brand identity will set your business apart from your competitors.

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When business and politics come together

How does posting an opinion on politics in our place of business or social media page reflect our identity?

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ASBFEO making a real difference for small business

The ASBFEO champions the welfare of the SME sector by providing independent advocacy and assistance.

Customer Experience

Australians embrace the experience economy as they reach “peak stuff”

The thriving experience economy is pushing retailers to find ways to create facilitate meaningful relationships with their customers.

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