The news you need to know: November 4 2019

- November 3, 2019 2 MIN READ

Did you miss today’s news? Check out the latest headlines that matter to small business owners with our daily briefs. Here’s what you need to know on Monday, November 4 2019. Government plans independent review program for ATO complaints Following record complaints against the ATO, taxpayers and small business owners could get a fairer deal… Read more »


The news you need to know: September 10, 2019

- September 9, 2019 2 MIN READ

Grab a cup of Joe and kick back with the latest headlines affecting small business owners. Here’s what you need to know on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. The glass ceiling is real in Australia Gender equality is a long way off within Australia’s major corporates, with the latest reports suggesting female representation at a CEO… Read more »


ABS delivers a snapshot of Australia’s working mums

- May 11, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Ahead of Mother’s Day, the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) has revealed a glimpse into the life of the nation’s working mums. According to the 2016 Census, there are more than six million mums in Australia. 77 percent of all women over 15 are mums and of those, 114,800 work, study and care for their… Read more »


Work and no play the norm for Aussie working mums

- May 10, 2018 2 MIN READ

Right now in Australia there are 114,800 mums who both work, study and care for children under the age of 15. Despite all the conveniences offered by modern technology, the enduring pressures of parenthood still weigh heavier on shoulders of Australian women. The statistics reflect this issue better than anything –  while the proportion of mothers… Read more »


Cheaper prices and a love of tech drive retail spending

- February 7, 2018 2 MIN READ

The latest retail spending data is in and the verdict from Commsec and the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) is Aussie’s love a bargain, enjoy a coffee and have a lust for the latest tech. In 2017 Australians spent over $311 billion on retail goods and activities such as food and clothing with spending at… Read more »