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Why your business is more successful than you think

- August 10, 2023 3 MIN READ

  As business owners, when we start or purchase our business, it can be a nerve-wracking time. Diving into the unknown is normally an incredibly creative period where we invent, dream, ponder and give birth to new and wonderous products and services. All the while hoping there is someone out there who values our offering… Read more »

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How to offer a five star experience (on a budget)

- July 31, 2023 3 MIN READ

If you think it takes a big budget to provide your customers with a five-star experience, then business strategist Kobi Simmat author of How to Build a Business Others Want To Buy, has some low-cost, no-cost business strategies that will prove you wrong. I have worked as a business improvement consultant for over twenty years.… Read more »

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How I launched a successful brand in the FMCG space

- July 24, 2023 3 MIN READ

When you’re a disruptor in the Fast-Moving Consumer Goods (FMCG) industry, every step towards innovation can feel like a leap into the unknown, explains Mez Jamali, founder of Wholesome Bowl Our journey to launch Wholesome Bowl has been marked by challenges, lessons, and unexpected rewards.So,  I hope our experiences can light the way for future… Read more »

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Starting up? How to grow your business on a budget

- June 29, 2023 3 MIN READ

  So, you’ve identified a market need, created a product or service, and successfully sold it to customers. It’s time to achieve those revenue goals you’ve always dreamed of, says sales and marketing expert Amy Miocevich, author of  The Very Good Marketing Guide: How to Grow Your Business on a Budget. Growing any business is… Read more »

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Australia’s entrepreneurial triumph: seizing opportunities for growth and global expansion

- June 9, 2023 3 MIN READ

  Ranking sixth globally and first within the Asia-Pacific region in the recent Shopify Entrepreneurship Index, Australian entrepreneurs proved their mettle by generating over AUD$42.1 billion in business activity last year. With a favourable ecosystem and conducive conditions, Australia is emerging as a hotbed of innovation and entrepreneurial success. However, amidst its remarkable achievements, there are… Read more »

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Unlocking new markets: Mastering eCommerce sales for explosive growth

- May 12, 2023 3 MIN READ

  Cross-border commerce has become increasingly popular in recent years, with the rise of online shopping and the globalisation of businesses. In fact, Australian merchants are now selling to an average of ten international markets, reaching 92 million international shoppers. However, selling internationally comes with its own set of challenges and considerations that must be… Read more »

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How to measure business success: It’s all about metrics

- May 1, 2023 2 MIN READ

  Operational metrics and key performance indicators (KPIs) are two distinct measures that play a vital role in business success. Simply put, KPIs track long-term business goals while metrics track the progress of different measures implemented to achieve those goals, writes Scott Wiltshire, General Manager, Oracle NetSuite ANZ. Together, these measures provide a short and… Read more »