News

Barayamal Centre of Entrepreneurship to open in Brisbane to support Indigenous businesses

- June 18, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Indigenous entrepreneurship organisation Barayamal is set to open the Barayamal Centre of Entrepreneurship (BCE) in Brisbane next month to foster the growth of First Nations businesses. Along with an event space and meeting room, the BCE will offer coworking space for up to 30 entrepreneurs. Dean Foley, founder and managing director of Barayamal, said the space aims… Read more »

Features

What you need to know to stay healthy in small business

- September 14, 2017 3 MIN READ

Pursuing your passion and being your own boss can be both exciting and stressful. Long hours, unpredictable cash flow and multiple responsibilities can make you mentally exhausted, stressed, anxious or depressed. These feelings could challenge your ability to run your business and affect your employees, suppliers, customers and family. Watch out for the warning signs… Read more »

Business Basics

Special offer: be inspired with Kochie

- June 21, 2017 2 MIN READ

One of my most influential mentors always says the owner is the biggest asset of any small business. Yes, clients are very important and so are customers. But you are the most critical component of your business. You are the creative, cultural and sales driver of your business. However, if you’re jaded, lacking enthusiasm, uninspired and burnt… Read more »

News

Late payment causing major strain

- March 27, 2017 4 MIN READ

A survey of more than 500 Australian small business owners  and managers found nearly four in five (79%) of those polled support a government-backed policy to shorten the time it takes big businesses to pay small businesses. Late payments can cause major strain on small businesses, who are unable to hire more people, purchase more… Read more »