COVID-19

COVID-19 Archives

pivoting

Are you using an old business model in a new world?

It’s not about having the money to adapt, it’s about the desire, ability and will - crisis is a great teacher if we are ...
family business

What family business legacies will survive beyond Coronavirus?

"Small family businesses have been completely forgotten - we’re out on our own, but those of us who survive this will be...
vaccine, vaccination

Vaccinations, remote work safety foremost among employers’ concerns

Last month Employsure saw the biggest spike in vaccination-related calls to its advice line since the vaccine rollout be...

Why the Federal government urgently needs to install a vaccine passport

From July, multiple countries across the European Union opened up quarantine-free travel to people who are fully immunis...

Podium unveils relief package to support Australian small businesses

Through its SMS-based platform, Podium helps local businesses receive more reviews, collect payments, send SMS campaigns...
R U OK Day,

Celebrate community and connectedness on R U OK? Day

It’s more important than ever to be having honest and open conversations with others about our emotional experiences ami...
index down, business leaders

SME confidence takes a nosedive as pandemic rages on

Despite new Government support measures, the lockdowns are biting – only 30 per cent of SMEs are satisfied with the Gove...

Indemnity scheme announced for businesses that host vaccination hubs

The indemnity scheme will allow business that wish to help the vaccination efforts by hosting on-site vaccination hubs t...
policy reforms, size, government business, Federal Budget

Majority of small businesses believe Government is not doing enough for them

"The COVID impact to the micro and small business sector has huge future implications as well as causing a year of devas...
deferrals

How to find out your State’s revenue downturn benchmark to access COVID-19 support

Although the application criteria for each support measure differs state-by-state, most business owners must be able to ...