Small business

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"To manage across the generations we have to learn to be mindful of each other and treat each other as individuals."

How to motivate a multigenerational workforce

While smart bosses think of their employees as individuals – not labels – there is plenty of behavioural research to suggest that there are...   Read More

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Avoid BAS stress with these simple tips

Lodging business activity statements (BAS) can be one of the most stressful periods for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs), especially if you’re unprepared. All...   Read More

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Most cash flow challenges can be avoided through an in-depth understanding of your business’s financials.

5 tips to get your finances back on track

Even Australia’s most successful companies experience their share of cash flow troubles, especially small businesses. Here are five of the more common causes: Sales...   Read More

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Despite public perception, the Institute for Economics and Peace’s annual Global Terrorism Index3 says terrorism-related deaths around the world decreased in 2016 and 2017.

Is it time to re-think the unpredictable risks of business travel?

The International SOS released its new travel risk mitigation insight titled ‘Rethink Unpredictable‘, which extracted the last three financial years of regional business travel...   Read More

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Improving office energy and waste efficiency

Future tech, next generation Building Internet of Things! (BIoT), artificial intelligence (AI), emerging digital trends, automated efficiencies, the latest energy saving initiatives in the...   Read More

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Nothing captures the Christmas spirit more than racing your colleagues in a tiny car along a make-believe road.

8 cool Christmas party ideas

Work Christmas parties help make the last few exhausting months of the year bearable. Only thing is, when left up to your boss, Christmas...   Read More

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Australians deserve ultra-fast internet that meets the standards set by our neighbours in New Zealand, Japan, Korea and Malaysia.

4 things to know about high-speed internet

With complaints about Australia’s National Broadband Network soaring to a whopping 160 per cent in the last financial year – 4,000 complaints on slow...   Read More

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Some companies like Swimart offer a choice of operating models, including the choice of setting up a new store, taking over an established store, or operating a mobile business.

Why a franchise can be a great investment (part 2)

As we said in our introduction to franchises as a potential investment opportunity, you don’t have to build a business or a brand from scratch when you...   Read More

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You don’t have to build a business or brand from scratch when you invest in a franchise.

Why a franchise can be a great investment (part 1)

Ever dreamed of owning your own business? By investing in a franchise, you don’t have to build a business or a brand from scratch...   Read More

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Family business tools and tips

As business coach Stephanie Bown asked HomeHub readers, “Would you ever work in a business with your partner, sibling, parent, or best friend?”. Starting...   Read More