Catch up on today’s headlines as we break down the news small business owners need to know on Friday, October 18, 2019. ATO warns taxpayers to lodge before October 31 deadline The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is calling for people to lodge their tax returns by the October 31 deadline or miss out on refunds.… Read more »
He’s spent almost a third of his life at MYOB, survived three equity buyouts and the company’s float on the stock exchange but now Tim Reed is stepping down as CEO of the leading Australian accounting solution. Reed joined the company some 16 years ago and has led MYOB as CEO for the past 12… Read more »
New research by MYOB has found Australians have little knowledge of the reach of AI in their everyday lives. Less than a third (30 per cent) of those surveyed are aware that they use AI, while only a quarter understand that Netflix recommendations are driven by artificial intelligence and half (55 per cent) realise virtual… Read more »
MYOB’s Tim Reed is a rare breed among Australian CEOs, demonstrating an ability to adapt to changing circumstances much like the accounting software business he leads. He’s also in tune with the company’s longevity and resilience. Earlier this month, MYOB marked 20 years since it first listed on the ASX – within a decade it… Read more »
We launched the inaugural Kochie’s Business Builders Power List in May. The list was curated by our publishing team and featured the people we truly believe are having an impact on the small business and startup space. The list highlighted to us the incredible plethora of talent we have in the ecosystem, from small business… Read more »
More than a third (39 per cent) of Gen Y business loan applications have been denied in the last twelve months according to MYOB’s latest Business Monitor report.
Small business leaders have come out in support of the opposition’s promise to inject $141 million to create new jobs in small business for those under 25 and over 55.
The 2019 budget brought many wins for the nation’s small business owners, including an increase to the instant asset write-off, investment into an apprenticeship scheme, increased infrastructure spending and a $60 million injection into the export market. Yet industry experts and small business advocates suggest more could be done to ease the burden on Australia’s… Read more »
Less than a third (31 per cent) of Australian small businesses are satisfied with the level of support they’re receiving from the Federal Government, according to MYOB’s latest Business Monitor report. MYOB CEO, Tim Reed believes winning the favour of the small business sector by putting policies forward that will make it easier to do… Read more »
MYOB CEO Tim Reed took the opportunity to praise the brand’s community of accountants and bookkeepers for their unwavering support of small business at the keynote opening address at MYOB Partner Connect in Melbourne. The leading cloud-based business solution software provider announced a raft of new features for its platform effective immediately, including the expansion… Read more »
Recent research by the Association of Superannuation Funds of Australia (ASFA) revealed almost one quarter of self-employed people do not have superannuation.
Majority of small businesses concerned the Turnbull government’s SME policies will not pass in parliament
The policies the government took to the election are popular with small business, but the close election outcome has raised fears that these policies won’t see the light of day.