5 Pinterest trends that will boost your sales

- November 24, 2020 4 MIN READ

Small business owners hoping to capitalise on consumer uptake in digital sales should also consider shoppable Pins on Pinterest. The platform’s latest data reveals the per cent of ‘Pinners’ engaging with shopping surfaces on Pinterest has grown over 85 per cent in the past six months. According to Pinterest data, 63 per cent of Pinners plan to… Read more »

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How to make Black Friday a sales success

- November 24, 2020 2 MIN READ

The 2020 sale season is full steam ahead with the busiest shopping days of the year just around the corner. There has truly never been a better year for small businesses to hop on the Black Friday bandwagon. With record numbers of consumers now shopping online, there is currently a huge opportunity at play for… Read more »

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6 tips to get your business ready for Christmas

- November 20, 2020 3 MIN READ

This holiday season will be critical in the recovery of most Australian businesses. Many shops copped a battering with COVID-19 restrictions and the resultant steep economic decline. But with restrictions easing and borders opening, things are finally looking up, writes Adrian Floate. Australians are expected to go on a cash-splash this Christmas, with consumer confidence… Read more »


Home improvement jobs soar thanks to COVID-19

- November 19, 2020 3 MIN READ

Whilst most industries experienced their worst year on record, one is currently flourishing at an unprecedented rate – and that industry is home improvements. With more people spending time at home for work and leisure, they are investing even more into their houses. Australian online services marketplace Oneflare’s research shows that trade services are growing… Read more »

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How happy are men in their careers and work?

- November 19, 2020 4 MIN READ

Careers and workplace wellbeing are a crucial factor for men’s overall health, wellbeing and satisfaction.  The 19th November each year is  International Men’s Day.  And supporting men in navigating their career and the choices and pressures around that is key, writes Sue Parker. International Men’s Day focusses to celebrate men’s diversity, role models, improve health,… Read more »

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9 awesome women entrepreneurs making a difference in 2020

- November 19, 2020 4 MIN READ

November 19 is International Women’s Entrepreneurship Day so today we are celebrating fabulous women in business making a difference to the lives of everyday Australians. Women’s Entrepreneurship Day (WED) was founded by entrepreneur Wendy Diamond following a trip to Honduras where she witnessed extreme poverty. Diamond was inspired to pioneer a movement to empower women… Read more »


How to achieve financial wellness in 7 easy steps

- November 19, 2020 3 MIN READ

Just as crash diets and getting fit by going to gym once a month does not work, setting aside some money every month without a plan, typically won’t get you to where you need to be financially (or maybe, but not in an ideal timeframe). Having disciplined goals, no matter what the discipline may be,… Read more »