Advice

How to learn from the pandemic to optimise company culture

It’s more important than ever for employers to consider their company culture and how they will show employees they care as the new normal continues to shift.

Why 2021 needs employees that are excellent self-leaders

When life is demanding, those who lead themselves from the inside out excel. Poor self-leaders waste energy on things they can’t control...

Conquering chaos: The importance of communication & collaboration in a home/office hybrid workplace

As the pandemic continues to change how businesses manage staff, it's clear that communication and collaboration are imperative for success...

3 mind hacks to help you build your dream business

Here are three steps to building your dream business: shifting your mindset, aligning your goals and implementing simple strategies. Read on...

Letting everyone work from home forever isn’t good for teamwork

While there are indeed benefits with remote work, making it the ONLY option can be a bad thing to do for most organisations and teams.

6 most commonly overlooked cost savings in business

From paying more than necessary to cutting budgets on activities that bring home the bacon, here are some of the most commonly overlooked savings in business to look out for in 2021.

Three ways to ensure your employees work safely from home

When a pandemic effects a revolution, by making remote work common, employers must re-think their approach. They have to answer this question: How do you ensure a safe place of work when that place is an employee’s home? Here are three practical suggestions.

The pandemic pivot: 5 ways coronavirus shifted HR priorities

With the ups and down during the pandemic, one thing remained clear for businesses: exceptional HR is not an optional extra – it’s a necessity.

Let’s Talk: The office vs. working from home?

Working from home is now a viable option for many businesses. So, this far into the pandemic, what do we think? Work office vs. Home? Let's talk...

How your business should approach reducing headcount following the end of JobKeeper

As JobKeeper closes, businesses may need to reduce headcount to keep wage bills affordable. Here's how to approach a restructure legally and effectively...

Want to start a business? Here are 5 things you need to know

From accounting to staffing, you must consider these things before embarking on your business..

Let’s Talk: Cost cutting in business and what you can do to save

Running a business is a challenge at the best of times, but throw in a pandemic and the associated economic woes - and cost cutting has never been more important.

At least two decades needed to grow in the Asian market: RBA

Australia businesses should prepare to take at least two decades to build new opportunities in the Asian market, says RBA governor Dr Philip Lowe. On...

6 out of 10 Australian SMEs report losses up to 75 per cent

Business Australia reported that 6 out of 10 Australian SMEs reported sales losses up to 75 per cent this year. Only 18 per cent...

Entrepreneur advice: How businesses can keep up with delivery demand

Byline: Guy Mckenzie and Adam Gilmore, co-founders of Tonic With the demand for delivery rapidly increasing, businesses across all industries, from food to health and...

Why small-to-medium sized businesses should consider global cloud providers

By Lionel Legros, Asia-Pacific Director at OVH We are living in an era of cloud adoption. A 2019 study on Australia’s cloud market reveals that...

How SMEs can avoid common financial pitfalls by managing cash flow

Setting up a small business can be an exciting yet daunting experience. By the time you actually launch your business you have likely experienced...

12RND Fitness so successful it expands overseas

12RND Fitness is the fastest growing boxing & strength franchise that has caught the attention of some of Australia’s leading athletes.  Tim West, the Managing Director...

Why selling online makes smart sense for Australian service businesses

In the services game and looking to increase your sales? Selling to consumers online can complement the activities of your marketing team and open...

Preparing for an IPO? Here are 4 things to consider in your PR strategy

Going public is a huge step for any company. Taking a company from private to public through an IPO (or ‘initial public offering’) and...