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Small Business


cashflow tips

Written on 23 October, 2017 by Iona Yeung

Q&A: Tips to manage cash flow Managing cash flow is a business critical task yet it's an ongoing challenge business owners have. If you can relate to this, you’re not alone. According to research by the Australian Bureau of Statistics, half of all businesses throw in the towel in their first three years. 40% of business... Read more
Categories: News, Small Business
disruption in businesses

Written on 07 August, 2017 by Iona Yeung

Disruption: the new business as usual Length: 3-5 minute read Disruption is the buzzword of the moment and with good reason. Uber, AirBnB and Netflix continue to upend old business models, change industries and blow open new possibilities for consumers. But how can we use disruption creatively to grow our businesses? A panel of disruption experts,... Read more
Categories: Small Business
Facebook for beginners guide

Written on 04 August, 2017 by Iona Yeung

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Facebook for Beginners Starter Toolkit If you are looking to find new customers, Facebook advertising can be a great channel to reach 16 million Australians active on social media. As the platform continues to evolve it can be hard to keep up with constant changes Facebook makes. There are a number of factors that make... Read more
Categories: Small Business, Social Media

Written on 10 July, 2017 by Iona Yeung

How to take your startup to the next level Length: 5 minute read Whether your business is in its infancy or at a level of maturity, one fact that remains is that there's always room to grow. If you're just starting to see momentum from all your blood, sweat and tears, now is not the time to rest on... Read more
Categories: Events, Marketing, News, Small Business
5 tips for online collaboration

Written on 31 October, 2016 by Lisa Shannahan

5 tips for online collaboration There are a number of tools now available to make collaborating with your team across time and distance easier. Software like Microsoft’s Office 365 have various in-built collaboration tools to make secure and simple file-sharing, connecting with your colleagues, and managing security a breeze. Manage documents easily Online collaboration tools... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: office 365, online business, small business
Why your business isn't showing up on Local Maps and how to fix it

Written on 12 September, 2016 by Ben Pearce

Why your business isn’t showing up on Local Maps and how to fix it As a small, local business, utilising local maps is arguably the best way to out-rank bigger corporations. A local map aims to show searchers businesses based on their location, giving small business owners with a brick-and-mortar store greater visibility. Can't seem to get yourself listed on local maps? Here's how... Read more
Categories: Search Engine Optimisation, Small Business
Corporate innovation: Why disruption is important

Written on 15 August, 2016 by Toni Knowlson

Corporate innovation: Why disruption is important - Toni Knowlson We’re facing an unprecedented time in history where technology moves faster than we can. Computer power doubles every couple of years and already there’s one mobile phone per person on the planet. In business, the power dynamic has shifted from the company to the consumer. Before the internet existed, companies... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: innovation, online business, small business
Online security for small businesses

Written on 11 July, 2016 by Lisa Shannahan

Online security for small businesses You wouldn’t dream of leaving your computer unprotected from malware and viruses – your website shouldn’t be any different. Small and medium businesses are at equal if not more risk of being targeted for hacking, fraud, and spam compared to large corporations because they often have poor security, so can... Read more
Categories: Small Business | Tags: online security
5 reasons to use a professional email address

Written on 13 June, 2016 by Lisa Shannahan

5 reasons to use a professional email address It’s almost impossible to do business these days without an email address. While it can be tempting to try and save funds by using one of the many free email options available, when you’re running a business it’s important to have a professional email address, and it will be well... Read more
Categories: Small Business
5 fatal errors when choosing a domain name

Written on 09 May, 2016 by Verity Meagher

5 fatal errors when choosing a domain name With the rapid growth of online marketing, your domain name should be considered the foundation of your business's online presence. It's the first thing customers look at when they land on your site, and the closer it is to the name you use on all your social media platforms and... Read more
Categories: Domains, Small Business | Tags: domain names, online business, online marketing, small business