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The news you need to know: October 29 2019

- October 28, 2019 2 MIN READ

Have you missed today’s news? Don’t fret we’ve got you covered. Catch up on today’s headlines. Here’s the news you need to know on October 29, 2019. Business groups criticised for blocking renewable energy change Chairman of Alinta Energy Group, Mark Johnson, has come out guns blazing at business lobby groups such as the Business… Read more »

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The news you need to know: September 30 2019

- September 30, 2019 2 MIN READ

As September draws to a close, catch up on the news you need to know. Here are the latest headlines affecting small business owners on Monday, September 30, 2019. Housing affordability crisis continues As the property markets in the nation’s capital cities continues to bounce back, a new survey by CoreLogic has found the dream… Read more »

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The news you need to know: September 10, 2019

- September 9, 2019 2 MIN READ

Grab a cup of Joe and kick back with the latest headlines affecting small business owners. Here’s what you need to know on Tuesday, September 10, 2019. The glass ceiling is real in Australia Gender equality is a long way off within Australia’s major corporates, with the latest reports suggesting female representation at a CEO… Read more »

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The news you need to know: September 9 2019

- September 8, 2019 2 MIN READ

Missed out on today’s headlines? Never fear. Catch up on all the news you need to know that affects small business owners. Here’s what you need to know on Monday, September 9 2019. Westpac and BT Life hit by super scandal Two of Australia’s biggest super funds, Westpac Life and BT are being taken to… Read more »

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The news you need to know: August 22, 2019

- August 22, 2019 2 MIN READ

Want to know the news affecting small business owners? Check out our daily news briefs. Here’s what you need to know on Thursday, August 22, 2019. A ruling by the Federal Court could have ramifications for the nation’s business owners, following a dispute between Cadbury and its factory workers. Two of the chocolate brand’s employees… Read more »

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The news you need to know: August 21, 2019

- August 21, 2019 2 MIN READ

Want to know what’s happening in the world of small business? Grab your dose of the daily juice and wrap your peepers around today’s news briefs. Online sales may be the future of bricks and mortar retailers, but the switch to eCommerce is burning a hole in the pockets of consumers according to new research… Read more »

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Businesses leave suppliers $8 billion in the red

- March 28, 2017 2 MIN READ

Mid-sized Australian businesses owe $8 billion in outstanding payments to suppliers, with more than $2 billion currently overdue, according to new research released by American Express. Here are 9 key findings: Issue of late payments Late payment is not only an issue in the highest ranks of enterprise, but found within the mid-market. Invoices 30% of mid-sized… Read more »

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Help for budding Aussie entrepreneurs

- March 1, 2017 2 MIN READ

Small Business Minister Michael McCormack has provided relief for young Australian entrepreneurs. There are some fantastic new products and services available to help the younger generation who are starting a business for the first time. Following the increase of young Aussies going into business, particularly in industries such as construction, transport, information technology and telecommunications,… Read more »

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Australian small businesses lagging behind global markets

- March 1, 2017 2 MIN READ

According to a new survey, released by global accounting body CPA Australia, small businesses in Australia are crawling behind other markets on the key drivers of growth. The survey demonstrated that growing small businesses are likely to be focussing on innovation, e-commerce, social media, training and exporting. Yet, Australia came last out of the eight… Read more »