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Let’s talk: Keeping the culture

Culture is often talked about as one of the most important things to ensure a successful company. Without a positive work culture, employees are...

Let’s talk: Technology and business

Technology advancement has never been more important than in 2020, with the pandemic revealing the true importance of digital transformation and efficiency. Businesses with...

Let’s talk: Running a retail business

Covid-19 has reshaped retail and given business owners in the industry many unprecedented challenges so far this year. As shops on the high street...

Let’s talk: Fear of starting a business

In today's Let's Talk we are discussing the fear that comes with starting a business with different founders who have been there and come...

Let’s talk: The ups and downs of franchise businesses

Franchise businesses, although sharing many qualities with non-franchises, have their own unique ups and downs that come with the relationship of the existing brand...

Let’s Talk: Tips for the new financial year

The new financial year has arrived, but the effects and financial difficulties of covid-19 are unfortunately likely to continue for a while longer. With that in...

Let’s talk: The legal support your business needs

Running a business of course comes with legal responsibility, but knowing what’s required and how to comply with law can be difficult, particularly for...

Let’s talk: How to pitch to investors

A lot of businesses will need to pitch for investment from the likes of venture capital funds, banks or angel investors at some point...

Let’s Talk: Effective leadership strategies

There are different leadership strategies that business leaders use to drive their teams and organisations forward.  According to the varying preferences, personalities and values of...

Let’s talk: The best marketing methods for businesses

Marketing is a huge topic in itself and the question on every business leader’s and business owner’s mind is ‘What is the best marketing...

Let’s talk: Entrepreneur essentials

Entrepreneurs are often talked about in an admirable way, possessing traits and habits that are uncommon to most people. These traits and habits give...

Let’s Talk: Supporting employees and protecting their wellbeing

Supporting employees has never been more important than now, given the uncertainty we are experiencing. Although lockdowns are slowly easing, the working and business world...

Let’s Talk: Opinion on the government’s stimulus packages

During the crisis, the government has unveiled many stimulus packages to support businesses and sustain the economy, including the JobKeeper payment, the early release of superannuation and...

Let’s Talk: Business in crisis

All businesses, regardless of size, have had to deal with the COVID-19 crisis. Some companies have been extremely hard hit, some companies have seen...

Let’s talk: Is an accelerator programme right for you?

Are accelerators and incubators something you should consider for your startup or small business? The assistance that comes with joining an accelerator programme can...

Let’s Talk: Social media and how best to use it

Social media has become one of the most influential marketing strategies for businesses in recent years, which begs the question: How do you best...

Let’s talk: Staff motivation – how to keep teams driven

Staff motivation can be tricky to master at the best of times. Throw a pandemic in to the mix, and it becomes extra hard...

Let’s Talk: Pivoting and adapting your business due to coronavirus

In the midst of the coronavirus lockdown in Australia, we wanted to ask small businesses first-hand how they are pivoting and adapting in the...

Let’s Talk: Are soft skills more important than ever in leadership?

'Soft skills' in leadership refer to a host of skills that differ from hard skills, and include empathy, teamwork, flexibility, positivity, adaptability and many...

Let’s Talk: Cash flow, the big challenge for small businesses

Cash flow is a huge concern for small business at the best of times, however with the unprecedented coronavirus pandemic also, today's Let's Talk...