Business Advice

Best performing industries revealed

- June 26, 2017 3 MIN READ

Data released by the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) reveals the best performing industries in the last financial year. Leading the industries for income growth in 2015/16 was ‘Forestry and Logging’ and ‘Commission-based wholesaling’. In terms of profit, 79% of industries made a profit in 2015/16. These statistics illustrate the progression of business across all industries.… Read more »

News

Penalty rates cut a win for small business

- February 23, 2017 2 MIN READ

Great news for small businesses! The Fair Work Commission has decided to cut Sunday and public holiday penalty rates in the retail, fast food, hospitality and pharmacy sectors. However, Sunday wages will not be dropping to the same level as Saturday rates. Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell says, “A reduction… Read more »

Finance

7 business strategies for 2017!

- January 3, 2017 3 MIN READ

What can you do this year to ensure 2017 is their best year in small business yet? Here are 7 important strategies to help put you on the road to success. # 1. Rest and read As we know the whirlwind of being a business owner operator can provide a tremendous sense of achievement, however it… Read more »