Opinion

Three reasons to wind up, not down, for Christmas

- November 25, 2020 4 MIN READ

As we hit early December, or even late November, typically you can almost audibly hear the collective exhale in breathe as Australians prepare for the ironic big chill as summer shutdowns begin to happen. Catch ups pre Christmas, coffee or lunch, become slightly longer or pending tasks, once bordering a priority, are relegated or procrastinated… Read more »

Features

5 myths about starting your own business

- August 27, 2020 3 MIN READ

Take everything you think you know about starting a business and throw it away: these all-too-common misconceptions about what it’s like to start your own business could actually be your undoing! writes Alan Manly. Declaring yourself an entrepreneur will naturally attract comment. Some say it’s a yearning for financial wealth that is your driving force.… Read more »

News

ASBFEO calls for COVID-19 recovery plan for small business owners

- May 29, 2020 2 MIN READ

With restrictions finally starting to lift and many small businesses re-opening or ramping up, the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell has called for a COVID-19 Recovery Plan, to help small businesses navigate the next phase of the pandemic. Carnell acknowledges small business owners will be looking for guidance as they… Read more »

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Kochie is live taking your personal finance and business questions on COVID-19

- March 18, 2020 < 1 MIN READ

With the small business community concerned how the current COVID-19 crisis will impact their business, Kochie is live and taking your personal finance and small business questions. Want more? Get our newsletter delivered straight to your inbox! Follow Kochie’s Business Builders on Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, and LinkedIn. Ombusdman calls for COVID-19 support for small business and sole traders  

Experts

3 steps to building a successful small business

- July 9, 2019 2 MIN READ

It’s hard to build a successful small business – let’s get that out on the table right from the start. The small business graveyard is littered with dead bodies of the hundreds of millions that dared venture before you, originally filled with crazy hopes, dreams and aspirations. These googly eyes most likely blinded them from… Read more »

Features

Pippa Hallas shares 5 tips for being bold in business

- March 26, 2019 3 MIN READ

Being bold is crucial to breaking through the noise and differentiating yourself in business. CEO of the 65-year Australian skincare company Ella Baché, Pippa Hallas, shares why stepping into your power and making bold moves is good for business. Hallas became CEO of Ella Baché in 2009, just after the GFC hit. She found herself… Read more »