Cash you later – why cash is no longer king
Finance

Cash you later – why cash is no longer king

- November 29, 2017 3 MIN READ

Advancements in technology are forcing cash to gradually become redundant, and the government is in favour of cashing in coins for digital dollars. There are many valid arguments both for and against a cashless economy (keep reading for details), but ultimately it is the government and the powers that be that will dictate how we… Read more »

Business Basics

How will Amazon impact SMEs?

- June 19, 2017 3 MIN READ

Amazon is now reportedly worth over $430 billion dollars according to FactSet. It is a behemoth of a company that is going to shake up the Aussie retail sector. Some might say this ‘shake-up’ is well overdue. Small businesses, brands and retailers alike need to be prepared and this might be the kick in the… Read more »

Business Basics

What you need to know about late payments

- June 1, 2017 4 MIN READ

Late payments are the single biggest issue for the small business community. According to Dun & Bradstreet, late payments have increased since the start of 2017 reaching its highest level since 2014. On average, 59.8% of Australian businesses pay their bills on time, while 9.5% pay in excess of 60 days. Here’s what you need… Read more »

News

Small and medium businesses embracing sharing economy

- February 16, 2017 2 MIN READ

According to the MYOB Business Monitor, many small to medium business owners believe the sharing economy is having a positive impact on their business. A national survey of over 1000 small business owners found that the franchise sector was the most positive about the sharing economy, with 71% of franchisors and 41% of franchisees reporting… Read more »