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Six small business trends to watch in 2020

- January 23, 2020 4 MIN READ

With the new year upon us, indicators are pointing to 2020 being one of the biggest years on record for small businesses. Opportunity abounds for small business, and the wellbeing of our nation’s economy hinges on the sector’s ability to thrive, writes Xero’s small business advocate Angus Capel. Here are the small business trends to keep… Read more »

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How to take control of your money in 2020

- January 21, 2020 3 MIN READ

So, you’ve packed away the Christmas tree, put away the good silverware and finally taken the time to think about where you are headed financially for 2020. If like many at this time of year, you find yourself with no savings, a credit card debt and no idea where your money is going, then Susan… Read more »

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Forget work-life balance and try this instead!

- January 17, 2020 3 MIN READ

Ah, the ever-elusive pursuit of work-life balance. Striving for equilibrium in our professional lives, personal lives, and social lives is something most workers admit is a priority. But here’s the thing: work-life balance is hard to achieve. In fact, some could argue that at times it’s impossible, writes Natural Distilling Co. founder Rhys Staley. Finding… Read more »

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What’s keeping Aussie business leaders up at night?

- January 10, 2020 3 MIN READ

Tech, volatile markets, change management, and talent gaps are  the big concerns moving into 2020, write David Jones, senior managing director at Robert Half.  Overcoming challenges is a crucial part of any leadership role but these challenges can often seem like shifting goalposts at times of economic uncertainty, and technological and cultural change. Looking to… Read more »

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5 reasons why you should prioritise workplace health

- January 9, 2020 3 MIN READ

Leading workplace safety organisation SAI Global is urging employers to prioritise the wellbeing of their employees, revealing five important benefits of doing so.  Rod Beath, workplace safety specialist at SAI Global, says while employers are accustomed to looking at how they can implement changes in the business that prevent physical injuries, they are less confident… Read more »