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How to use video to boost sales this holiday season

- December 10, 2019 3 MIN READ

The holiday season is upon us – with most retailers reporting it accounts for nearly 30 per cent of annual sales – but with fierce competition for market share, it can be a tough job to keep your business in the spotlight, writes Anna Ji, Director of Product and Growth at video creation platform Clipchamp.… Read more »

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Small businesses are first choice thanks to great customer service

- October 21, 2019 2 MIN READ

A report by ZenDesk has found small businesses are winning over the hearts and minds of consumers over their big business counterparts thanks to great customer service. The report,Big Expectations, Small Businesses: What Customers Want”, reveals small business owners that provide a personalised service are coming up trumps with customers.

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The news you need to know, August 23, 2019

- August 23, 2019 2 MIN READ

Stay up to date with all the news that matters to small business owners with our daily news briefs. Here’s what you need to know on August 23, 2019. A new law proposed by the Government that will allow the ATO to disclose the tax debts of small business owners to credit reporting agencies is… Read more »

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31 incredible facts about the state of business in NSW

- July 2, 2019 3 MIN READ

The NSW government released a new report today from the state’s Innovation and Productivity Council (IPC) looking into the state of business there. The IPC’s Business Size Report cast its eye over more than 1.17 million businesses, from sole traders to large companies. It is based on 2015 data from the ABS BLADE and Business… Read more »

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Wearing too many hats? 3 ways digital tech can help

- June 26, 2019 3 MIN READ

Starting a small business is an empowering notion: Striking out on your own, taking control of your future, pursuing a passion. But while the rewards can be fantastic, running a business isn’t easy. From accounting and marketing to IT and human resources, small business owners have to wear numerous hats – many of which don’t… Read more »

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Victorian government announces new $250m Business Growth Fund

- June 7, 2019 2 MIN READ

The Andrews government has pledged $250 million dollars to establish the Victorian Business Growth Fund for the state’s small and medium-sized businesses. The aim of the fund is to provide SMEs with access to capital to create jobs to grow the Victorian economy. The Morrison government has announced an additional $50 million contribution to the… Read more »