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Payment times report register reveals extent of late payments to small business

- December 2, 2021 2 MIN READ

The launch of the Payment Times Reports Register has revealed three in ten big businesses are paying their small business suppliers late. The new online Payment Times Reports Register publishes information about the payment policies of businesses with a turnover of more than $100 million. Australian Small Business and  Family Enterprise Ombudsman Bruce Billson welcomed… Read more »


Poverty, environment, human rights and diversity top issues and concerns of consumers

- November 26, 2021 4 MIN READ

Research reveals the pandemic has provoked Australians to be more socially responsible. Taloma’s annual Consumer Global Barometer Study shows an increase in concern by Australians on the issues of poverty, human rights and the environment. More than half (55 per cent) of Australians cited environmental concerns as an important issue to them, closely followed by… Read more »

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TAFE NSW launches free courses for women in business to upskill and grow

- November 16, 2021 2 MIN READ

Female entrepreneurs looking to grow their businesses will now have access to free training thanks to a new $5.9 million Women in Business initiative. The Women in Business initiative will be delivered by TAFE NSW and will provide female entrepreneurs running small businesses, micro-businesses, or start-ups access to courses designed to help them build their brand.… Read more »

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Google announces billion-dollar investment in Australia’s digital future

- November 16, 2021 3 MIN READ

Google is expected to create 28,000 new jobs over the next five years as they serve up a billion-dollar investment in Australian innovation. The Google’s Digital Future Initiative will deliver a billion dollars in Australian infrastructure, research and partnerships. Google Australia & New Zealand Managing Director Mel Silva says under the Digital Future Initiative, the… Read more »