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Q&A: A revolutionary form of weight training

How an entrepreneur used his expertise in algorithms learnt as a trader to create an innovative, tech-based weight training platform.

A good fit

If you are solving new problems, it stands to reason that you may need marketing and digital partners who bring a different skill set and new perspect…

The top priority to drive your SME’s B2B sales, recovery and growth

Your B2B sales and marketing teams should be working together to assess buyer needs and determine the buyer enablement tools.

Aussie gin distillery officially the world’s best producer for second straight year

Four Pillars became the first Australian distillery to win any International Producer of the Year title when it first won the title for its gin in 201…

How to fire someone the right way

When you intend to fire an employee, it should never come as a surprise to them – you need to have provided adequate performance management to explain…

Smooth and supple strategies

The founder of a probiotic skincare range shares how pivoting her marketing helped the business thrive through the COVID pandemic.

Giving back: how small businesses can help support local communities

As a small-business owner, supporting your local community can be an important way to build strong, meaningful relationships with customers.

Updated business funding guide to offer small business COVID-19 support

The Business Funding Guide helps small businesses find appropriate loans and increases their chances of getting approved for financing.

SME retailers on the road to recovery

Retail foot traffic and store openings are now at 95 per cent of pre-COVID levels and the average retail spend per visit also on the way up.

Influencer marketing: three expert tips to grow your reach in 2021

Influencer marketing has proven to be inherently successful in helping SMEs grow their reach and increase engagement in their target audience.

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Start-ups are fast-moving hectic environments but don’t forget your people

Something that should not be overlooked in fast-moving start-ups is the mechanism to take care of your staff and satisfy your duty of care.

How to avoid the unstoppable wave

Small businesses with limited or no stock or plant and equipment to use as collateral – think health & beauty and trades – are most at risk of ins…

Surviving in a home-based business with your partner

Once the roles are defined you have to communicate with and trust your partner to make those decisions, don’t micromanage or undermine your partner.

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Government stimulus the key to keeping three quarters of businesses going

New research reveals the relative efficacy of the different Government COVID stimulus measures, with JobKeeper coming out as the most useful.

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Mixed fortunes for Victoria’s SMEs post-lockdown

A significant number of Victorian SMEs are still struggling with revenue despite the lifting of lockdowns and situation slowly going back to normal.

Top tips for organising your office Christmas party during COVID-19

The office Christmas party is joining the long list of events being adapted to suit COVID-19, with businesses already booking virtual celebrations.

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