Small business

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"Working smarter means that ladies can come into the industry and do the same as the boys – sometimes better." - Helen Yost.

Busting myths and business advice from an all-girl plumbing crew

Since launching in 2014, Brisbane-based all-girl plumbing crew, The Tradettes, has not only swelled in size but also earned a swag of fans along...   Read More

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If you work or live in Western Sydney, get ready to put on your trainers, charge your Fitbit and walk, run or bike for a good cause.

Corporate for community

On Friday October 20, you won’t want to be the only business that misses out on Western Sydney’s fundraising event of the year –...   Read More

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“Your employees are like the wheels of your car. If they’re motivated, they’ll drive your business well."

9 small business tips to save money and time

Every business owner starts a business to ultimately earn money. Of course, there are exceptions to the rule where people work purely for passion...   Read More

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Many successful business people love to help others who are building their businesses, and get a real kick out of giving back.

5 tips to finding and working with a mentor

Whether it’s for advice, a pep-talk or just knowing you have someone ‘in your corner’, sharing the load makes a huge difference. Starting and...   Read More

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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