Budgeting for the summer shutdown

- December 17, 2019 2 MIN READ

With the new year fast approaching, Aussies are eagerly planning some time off work to enjoy the warm weather — however, time off is a luxury many small businesses simply can’t afford. For some small business owners, summer can be the busiest time of the year. For others, it can be a slow period where… Read more »

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How to keep your customers happy

- April 24, 2019 3 MIN READ

As a small business owner, one of your greatest competitive advantages is your size: you are nimble, reactive and, perhaps most importantly, able to provide a personal level of service larger companies can only dream of offering. While you may not be able to compete on resources or reach, you can make your customers feel… Read more »


Encouraging word of mouth to win business

- April 5, 2019 2 MIN READ

For small business owners, winning new business can cost precious time and money. However, what many don’t realise is that it doesn’t necessarily need to. Chris Strode, founder of Invoice2go gives his top tips for drumming up business. Positive word of mouth, both in-person and online, is invaluable to any small business. If you provide… Read more »


4 hacks to help you survive the slow season

- June 12, 2018 3 MIN READ

Most businesses come with some level of seasonality, but when slow season rolls around, there’s a difference between a natural slowdown, and your business taking a significant hit. Chris Strode founder of Invoice2go shares his top tips for surviving the slow season. Smart business owners know there’s a number of steps they can take to… Read more »