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The new charter slashing small business red tape in NSW

- February 20, 2024 2 MIN READ

  Business NSW has teamed up with the NSW Government to sign a Charter for Small Business. The historic agreement aims to slash red tape, enhance procurement opportunities, and solidify NSW’s reputation as the premier destination for starting and operating businesses. The co-signing ceremony, led by Business NSW CEO Daniel Hunter and Small Business Minister… Read more »

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Rising costs squeeze small business according to MYOB report

- February 16, 2024 2 MIN READ

  Small business owners across Australia are feeling the pinch as the cost of doing business skyrockets, with one in five forced to cut personal income, according to the latest findings from the MYOB Business Monitor. The report, based on a survey of over 1000 Australian small business owners and operators, highlights the increasing challenges… Read more »

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Most Eligible: MAFS star Brent Vitiello’s sea-cret business success

- February 15, 2024 3 MIN READ

  Brent Vitiello and Mos x Daily are revolutionising wellbeing, embracing sustainability, and positively impacting everyday Aussies’ lives. When Brent Vitiello stumbled upon a video of Dr Sebi, a natural healer championing the therapeutic power of nature’s resources, the former Married at First Sight (MAFS) contestant was intrigued. But it wasn’t until years later that… Read more »

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Small business insolvency rates and court wind-ups on the rise

- February 8, 2024 2 MIN READ

  Small business owners across Australia are facing a surge in insolvency rates as court-ordered wind-ups increase. According to the latest corporate insolvency index from Insolvency Australia, there has been a massive 133 per cent increase in court wind-ups during the first half of the 2024 financial year compared to the previous period. The report… Read more »

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COSBOA calls for critical support measures for businesses in the Federal Budget

- February 7, 2024 2 MIN READ

  In a rallying cry for the struggling small business sector, the Council of Small Business Organisations Australia (COSBOA) has pleaded to the government for more significant support for businesses ahead of the budget. With small businesses facing unprecedented challenges amidst a backdrop of plummeting sales and skyrocketing costs, COSBOA is hoping to secure vital… Read more »

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Australia’s restaurants and retailers expecting more dough than woe in 2024

- February 6, 2024 2 MIN READ

  Small businesses are gearing up for a potential resurgence in 2024, with Square’s latest Future of Commerce report signalling a renewed focus on growth, technology adoption, and innovative strategies. While consumers are presenting a slightly more cautious outlook due to financial uncertainty, businesses across the retail and hospitality sectors are anticipating better times ahead.… Read more »

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Zeller scores Aussie-first with Tap to Pay launch on Android

- February 2, 2024 2 MIN READ

  Homegrown fintech Zeller has once again taken the lead in the financial technology sector by launching Tap to Pay on Android. The move positions Zeller as the first locally-grown fintech to introduce this cutting-edge method of accepting contactless payments and builds on the iPhone release of Tap to Pay in October 2023, which has… Read more »

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ATO unveils free online learning hub to empower small businesses

- February 1, 2024 2 MIN READ

  In a bid to empower small business owners across Australia, the Australian Taxation Office (ATO) has rolled out an online learning platform to equip entrepreneurs with the knowledge and skills required to navigate tax and super obligations effectively. Deputy Commissioner Will Day said the Essentials to Strengthen Your Small Business hub will deliver accessible… Read more »

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NAB reveals top scams to watch out for in 2024

- January 11, 2024 3 MIN READ

  National Australia Bank (NAB) has issued a warning to business owners to remain vigilant as a swathe of new scams are set to impact Australians in 2024. NAB’s fraud and cybersecurity experts have identified six prominent scams, urging business owners to stay vigilant and arm themselves against the evolving tactics employed by scammers. NAB… Read more »

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AI and tech will help businesses grow in 2024, MYOB reports

- December 12, 2023 2 MIN READ

  A new study by business management platform MYOB reveals seven in ten medium-sized businesses (77 per cent) expect to increase their revenue in 2024 despite economic challenges – and their use of tech could be a driving force in their success. While only half of those business owners surveyed (51 per cent) believe Australia’s… Read more »