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Businesses wanted for innovation games

- September 18, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

The Council of Small Business Organisations Australia and the Western Sydney University are joining forces next week to present an innovation games event. The ‘games’ will provide an opportunity for small business owners interested in growing their businesses to road test ideas and solutions for business challenges with some of the uni’s best students. 10… Read more »

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COSBOA ranks the parties’ SMB policies ahead of the election

- May 10, 2019 2 MIN READ

The Council of Small Business Organisations Australia (COSBOA), has released comparison findings on the policies proposed by the Coalition and the Australian Labor Party (ALP), affecting small businesses. The policies were assessed based on areas considered to be of high importance to the small business community. As part of the findings, COSBOA have graded policies… Read more »

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COSBOA Calls for action on energy costs for small business

- March 22, 2019 2 MIN READ

Small business owners are calling for action on rising energy prices as COSBOA’s Energy Summit examines what the government needs to do to address the problem. The Summit was opened by the Federal Minister for Energy, the Hon. Angus Taylor MP and Shadow Assistant Minister for Climate Change and Energy, Mr Pat Conroy MP, and the… Read more »

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Big business put on notice for poor payment times

- February 14, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

The Minister for Small and Family Business, Michaelia Cash has put the nation’s biggest corporations on notice, following the government’s commitment to improve payment times for small businesses. 3000 of the nation’s leading corporations are being called upon to take part in a payment reporting scheme which would require them to publish how long it… Read more »