business survival
Growth

3 new rules in business survival

- January 7, 2021 3 MIN READ

If 2020 has been anything for the business world, it has been the Year of the Pivot. Countless organisations have been forced to rethink their entire business strategy due to the pandemic, with many forced to make rapid pivots just to survive, writes Jonathan Attia, Managing Director, Wiise. The “new normal” requires a new set… Read more »

Growth

How to drive business growth in 2021

- December 2, 2020 3 MIN READ

The film The Matrix introduced us to a reality we could have never imagined and in 2020, COVID-19 did the same. Here entrepreneur and business leader, Melanie Power discusses the advice she’s sharing with her global community of accounting professionals and small business owners on how best to navigate this new digitally-driven reality. Who like… Read more »

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Features

Why you should reverse engineer a business plan

- July 27, 2020 3 MIN READ

When creating a solid business plan, reverse engineering is a crucial part of the process. It’s fun and easy to sit and dream about what success looks like. Maybe for you, it’s regularly making a profit so you can wipe out your debts, or perhaps it’s about building a legacy? writes internationally acclaimed business coach… Read more »

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4 tips to effectively plan for the new financial year

- June 25, 2020 3 MIN READ

COVID-19 and the new financial year provide an opportunity to reassess and make changes to your business’ strategies and plans to make sure you are offering a sustainable value proposition that is relevant for customers, staff and the community, writes Leo Tyndall, CEO and founder of Marketlend With COVID-19 negatively impacting two-thirds of businesses across… Read more »

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Reinventing your business beyond COVID-19

- June 10, 2020 3 MIN READ

For many small business owners, continuing to do business as we recover from the effects of COVID-19-related restrictions will require fresh thinking and reinvention, writes Tony Wall, Head of Design at Intuit QuickBooks Australia. The challenge of deciding what’s worth keeping, what’s worth changing and what’s worth throwing out entirely can seem daunting. We use… Read more »

News

MYOB launches COVID-19 business preparedness guide

- April 2, 2020 2 MIN READ

Business owners looking for advice on cash flow, business continuity and business planning to survive the coronavirus pandemic have a new resource thanks to MYOB. The cloud business solution has developed a Business Preparedness Guide to assist Australian small businesses looking for answers during the current COVID-19 pandemic. With the rules of the game rapidly… Read more »

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Is small business life for you?

- February 25, 2020 4 MIN READ

Working for yourself means you are accountable for you. No one else. The buck stops with you. You can’t blame the tutorial you watched when the client is unhappy or that someone else on the team did not do what they said they would. It is 100% all on you to deliver the work that… Read more »