post-COVID recovery

post-COVID recovery Archives

business transactions

Business purchase queries surge as people look to become their own boss

Despite lockdowns and patronage caps, cafés and coffee shops remain the most sought-after type of business in Australia ...
digital era

How to maintain a sense of community in a digital world

Even before the pandemic, websites and apps were popular for buying food and drinks, but became the only way for custome...
recovery, relief package, financial measures, funding, commercial brokers

Government’s loan scheme extended to help small businesses’ recovery

With the Government guaranteeing 50 per cent of loans secured under the scheme, it is hoped that the program will increa...
technology spend, technology trends, new world

Technology spend key to small businesses surviving the pandemic

Xero's report highlights a clear link between small-business digitalisation and improved performance throughout the pand...
resilience, resilient

Most SMEs found to have overcome the odds posed by the pandemic

Forecasting cashflow ahead of time can help you plan any expenses around your projected cash inflows and ensure you are ...
confidence, funding, revenue growth, claims, lockdowns

SME sector fared better than expected during lockdowns

Two-thirds of Australia's SMEs are feeling positive about the future and are actively seeking technology and financial s...
talent acquisition, recruitment

SMEs ramp up recruitment with post-COVID recovery gathering pace

SMEs are being stymied in their recruitment efforts due to a shortage of candidates, with the continued restrictions on...

Shop Small campaign aims to accelerate small businesses’ recovery

Almost a third of Australia's small businesses say that without strong sales over the Christmas period they won’t be abl...
post-pandemic, restrictions

Modest bounceback for small businesses on the back of easing of restrictions

"The latest Xero Small Business Index data highlights how it’s likely it will take a while for small businesses impacted...
perceptions, confidence

Small business optimism on the rise

Over two-thirds of small businesses have pivoted to explore new revenue streams during the pandemic, with most saying th...