business confidence

Sensis reveals increased optimism from small business

- October 15, 2020 3 MIN READ

Things are on the up for Australia’s businesses according to the findings of Sensis latest Business Index. Businesses showing optimism for the future The monthly survey of business owners and managers from around the country found the small business sector is feeling far more optimistic about the future. Twenty-two per cent of Sydney businesses are… Read more »


VIC businesses showing optimism for recovery

- September 21, 2020 3 MIN READ

As Melbourne edges closer to coming out of lockdown, new data from Sensis has revealed signs of optimism from the state’s small business community. When it comes to the future of small business, Melbourne small businesses are twice as optimistic as they were a month ago. According to the September Sensis Business Index, 35 per… Read more »


Can’t get a business loan? Here’s why

- August 18, 2020 2 MIN READ

Despite the government’s loan guarantee scheme, over a quarter of small businesses are being knocked back for finance according to results of a recent Sensis survey. Twenty-six per cent of small businesses have had their loan requests refused over the past three months according to the August Sensis Business Index. And if you’re a regional… Read more »


The news you need to know: August 20, 2019

- August 20, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

Get your daily dose of the latest news affecting small business. Here’s what you need to know on August 20. The results of the August 2019 Sensis Business Index have landed and the report finds 89 per cent of small business owners are concerned about the economy. Despite increased business confidence off the back of… Read more »


Sensis reports small business confidence at a nine-year high

- February 5, 2019 2 MIN READ

The latest Sensis Business Index findings have been released and the report has revealed Australia’s small and medium businesses are feeling optimistic about the future. Business confidence across the country has reached a nIne year high with an eight-point increase to + 50. This is the highest recorded business confidence level since December 2009. Victorians… Read more »