Features

Is tech in your business plan? It should be

- November 14, 2019 2 MIN READ

If you’re a small business owner, chances are you’re time-poor. In fact, recent studies by Yellow have suggested that small business owners are amongst the most stressed and overstretched of all Australians. So, if you’re starting a business and don’t want to be another statistic it makes sense to include technology in your business plan.… Read more »

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Small business must surf the wave of tech says Xero MD

- September 4, 2019 2 MIN READ

Xero Managing Director Trent Innes has suggested small businesses need to take advantage of digital technology if they want to succeed in the future. Speaking to a rapt crowd of 3000-plus Xero devotees at Xerocon, the cloud accounting solution’s annual conference, Innes said data from the brand’s latest Xero Small Business Insights report revealed a… Read more »

News

Small business must surf the wave of tech says Xero MD

- September 4, 2019 2 MIN READ

Xero Managing Director Trent Innes has suggested small businesses need to take advantage of digital technology if they want to succeed in the future. Speaking to a rapt crowd of 3000-plus Xero devotees at Xerocon, the cloud accounting solution’s annual conference, Innes said data from the brand’s latest Xero Small Business Insights report revealed a… Read more »

Features

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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Cisco and Curtin University announce new research centre

- March 6, 2019 3 MIN READ

Cisco and Curtin University have announced investment in a new research centre, the Centre for Intent-Based Networking, focused on advancing networking technology. The Centre is an element of Cisco’s recently announced Country Digital Acceleration investment in the Australian market. Researchers at Curtin will conduct blue-sky research to support industries that require a new approach to… Read more »

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Are Australian businesses digitally savvy and trustworthy?

- February 12, 2019 < 1 MIN READ

A survey by Dell of Australia’s businesses – The Dell Technological Digital Transformation Index – has found the majority of Australian businesses believe they have the right tools they need for digital transformation and are trustworthy organisations. 75 per cent of Australian businesses believe they have the right skills to achieve digital transformation with only… Read more »

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Calls for small business to adopt AI

- December 7, 2018 2 MIN READ

ACS, the professional association for Australia’s ICT sector has launched Artificial Intelligence: A Starter Guide to the Future of Business, encouraging all Aussie businesses to embrace the use of artificial intelligence (AI). The ACS launched the publication at their innovation hub at  Barangaroo, Sydney. ACS President Yohan Ramasundara, said the guide provides an easy to understand… Read more »

Features

How to make the most of government grants for tech spend

- September 28, 2018 3 MIN READ

If you’re one of the Australian SMBs that’s been fortunate enough to receive a government grant for tech spending, that’s obviously champagne-popping news, but there’s a key question that it’s essential to address: How do you best invest your tech grant to maximise your business growth? Connected Small Businesses 2017, a Deloitte study on the… Read more »

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Solving your small business tech needs with PCaaS

- June 29, 2018 2 MIN READ

Move over SaaS, there’s a new player in town. PC as a Service (PCaaS) is transforming the way small businesses facilitate their tech needs by providing a one-stop-shop bundling hardware, software and support together. With cash flow a major issue for many small businesses, PCaaS makes good business sense by combining hardware, software and support… Read more »

Competition

Does your small business need a digital transformation?

- June 1, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

Dell and Intel have joined forces to provide Kochie’s Business Builders’ readers with the chance to win a $10,000 digital transformation. A recent study has shown outdated technology is costing small business big money. It may be tempting to continue using your old tech if there are no major issues. However old technology not only… Read more »