Small business

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Capital raising expert Ursula Hogben discusses five key ways to fund and grow your business.

5 key ways to fund your business

Do you have the funding you need for your business to reach its potential? Most owners don’t. SMEs are a significant contributor to Australia’s...   Read More

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How to attract new customers and grow existing ones

One of the biggest issues impacting many businesses is poor lead conversion rates. Business owners put substantial marketing money into front-end lead generation and...   Read More

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Using temps to keep your business in business

According to the NSW Business Chamber’s first Workforce Skills Survey released last quarter, more than half of employers in NSW are experiencing skills shortages...   Read More

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Convert customers online with a digital strategy

There’s no mistaking the importance of digital strategy in 2017. From a well-designed website through to social media and online advertising, if you’re not...   Read More

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Creating engaging blog posts that will connect with your readers can convert leads into potential customers.

8 steps to writing great blog content for your business

As a small business owner, you’ll be constantly looking for ways to bring new users and leads to your website so you can sell...   Read More

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3 management tools for remote workers

Working as a freelance writer for most of my career has meant learning different management tools that allow me to collaborate with clients, co-workers,...   Read More

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In April this year, LinkedIn, now owned by Microsoft, claimed 500 million users from more than 200 countries, making it the most popular social platform for professional networking

Using LinkedIn to build your business

LinkedIn is a great way to build your brand and develop a rapport with your clients. And while you may already have a profile,...   Read More

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Five ways to create a first impression

It’s said that you only get one chance to make a first impression and when that one chance is the difference between signing up...   Read More

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Warnings are designed to identify where an employee needs to improve his or her conduct, rather than as a tool for dismissal.

How to give a formal warning

Unfortunately, there may be times when the behaviour of one of your employees warrants a formal warning. But what is the correct procedure for...   Read More

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Injured employees afraid to speak up, new report shows

Fears about losing their jobs and paying the bills are weighing heavily on the minds of many injured Australians – and it’s setting back...   Read More