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Want to win the small business vote? Cut red tape and support digitisation says MYOB report

- May 12, 2022 2 MIN READ

MYOB’s latest Business Monitor report reveals the sentiments of the nation’s small business owners ahead of the federal election. Unsurprisingly, the majority of small businesses want more support for digitisation and two-thirds want compliance costs cut and red tape reduced. Seven in 10 small business owners expect a change of government at the upcoming election,… Read more »

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The ARA outlines what retailers want from the parties this election

- May 6, 2022 3 MIN READ

Australia’s largest retail body, The Australian Retailers Association (ARA) has outlined what retail businesses want from the major parties this election, with a focus on sustainability, upskilling and reskilling and greater resilience coming up trumps. With the election falling during a time of intense global, social and economic uncertainty, the ARA says resilience measures to… Read more »

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Online marketplaces Catch, Amazon, Kogan and eBay under fire for influencing consumer behaviour

- May 4, 2022 2 MIN READ

The Australian Competition and Consumer watchdog, the ACCC, has its eye on Australia’s four largest marketplaces, Catch, Amazon Australia, eBay and Kogan for using algorithms to influence their customers’ buying behaviour. The big four marketplaces have come under fire in the ACCC’s Digital Platform Services Inquiry report, which suggests that online marketplaces have a high… Read more »