Hot off the press

a dog sits at a desk- symbolising work perks

How effective are your workplace perks at retaining staff?

- July 15, 2024 3 MIN READ

  Pre-COVID-19 workplace perks were different. In essence, perks were a benefit or bonus of employment, directly connected to the business or industry and intrinsically linked to employee motivations. Work in a hair salon and receive haircuts, and if you have a passion for foreign countries and cultures, a job in the travel industry sees… Read more »

More latest news
Latest Video

Watch Kochie's Business Builders Episode 9 Series 16

Business Basics
Watch Business Basics: IKEA Business Network, Interior Design Service
Business Boost
Watch Business Boost: Co-Parenting Plus
business perfromance in decline News

Urgent Alert: MYOB reveals Aussie small businesses in economic decline

- July 12, 2024 3 MIN READ

  MYOB has unveiled its new SME Performance Indicator, offering an in-depth look at the economic health of Australia’s small business sector. Launched today at the Australian Conference of Economists, the indicator reveals that small businesses are struggling, with a performance score of -2.0 for May 2024. Understanding the SME Performance Indicator The SME Performance… Read more »

More News
business growth strategy Growth

Top three strategies to build a strong business

- July 12, 2024 3 MIN READ

  Australian businesses are facing a downpour of economic challenges, with inflation and uncertainty clouding the horizon. This has business leaders scrambling to increase the resilience and agility of their operations. Scott Wiltshire, vice president and general manager, Oracle NetSuite ANZ explains the top three strategies to get your business ship-shape. Just like a homeowner… Read more »

More Growth
Partner Content
More Partner Content

In case you missed it


Does my business need to register for GST?

- July 8, 2024 4 MIN READ

  Your business will need to register for GST if your annual turnover is $75,000 or more. You have a choice to register or not if it’s less than that. Mark Chapman Director of Tax Communication at H&R Block explains what you need to know. You must register for GST if you reach the $75,000… Read more »

a woman presents to a crowded room at a conference.
Business Advice

From stage fright to spotlight: Essential presentation skills for entrepreneurs revealed

- July 4, 2024 4 MIN READ

  I recently got back from Seoul, Korea, where I had the incredible opportunity to attend the MyEO (Entrepreneurs’ Organization) Global Women’s Summit. Picture this: nearly 100 amazing women from over 17 countries, in an intimate, personal and professional growth event, all gathered to learn, inspire, and connect. As a mother and business owner, I… Read more »

harassment in teh workplace: amn leans over a woman at a desk touching her shoulder

The big changes to the positive duty reforms explained

- July 4, 2024 3 MIN READ

Recent changes to the Respect@Work laws will impact all business owners. Dr Skye Charry, Chief Consultant S.A.C. Consulting Australia and Associate Professor (Law), University of New England, unpacks your new responsibilities. When I sat down to write this article about the new ‘positive duty’ requirements for Australian business owners under recent Respect@Work amendments, my eyes… Read more »

Astrid jorgensen headshot

A harmonious vision: How Astrid Jorgensen transformed pub choir into a global sensation

- July 3, 2024 4 MIN READ

  Astrid Jorgensen, the founder of Pub Choir, has a remarkable ability to turn ordinary people into extraordinary performers. From its humble beginnings in Brisbane to sold-out shows across multiple continents, Pub Choir has become a global phenomenon, touching the lives of over 300,000 people. For entrepreneurs and business owners, Jorgensen’s journey is a testament… Read more »


Weekly business news and insights, delivered to your inbox.

Get the latest news, small business success stories and tips straight to your inbox

You have successfully subscribed to the newsletter

There was an error while trying to send your request. Please try again.

Kochie's Business Builders will use the information you provide on this form to be in touch with you and to provide updates and marketing.