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Why a ‘people plan’ is just as important as a business plan

Your business needs a people strategy, one that covers the embedding of culture and the projection of your team members’ career pathways...

5 ways your business could benefit from open source technology

Here are five reasons why open source technologies are beneficial for businesses looking to stay competitive in digital transformation...

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.

$143 million business support package announced by Victorian Government following 5-day lockdown

Victorian business affected by the most recent lockdown may be eligible for support thanks to a Circuit Breaker Support Package introduced by the State Government.

How business crisis pressures can produce disruptive diamonds

Disruption waits for no one, especially not a pandemic. Innovative thinking should be top priority during a crisis. Read on...

Seven steps to attract and hire the best staff in 2021

Now is the perfect time for businesses to re-evaluate their hiring processes. Here are tips for any business looking to land top talent...

Is your business ready for a data breach? Here’s what you should know

Hacking and data breaches have become increasingly common for business owners and leaders. Here's what you need to know...

The end of JobKeeper is nigh: How your business should prepare

Instead of feeling paralysed by worry, businesses should see this as an opportunity. Here's how businesses can transition to a post-JobKeeper environment successfully.

How to keep business costs down, while still achieving your strategic goals

Making cuts to costs that are too deep can impact employee and customer satisfaction. Don’t cut costs enough, it can embed inefficiencies into the business or threaten viability. So...

Australian government opens third round of international collaboration grant: Up to $1 million for successful applicants

The third round of the government’s Global Innovation Linkages Program, aiming to provide funding to help Australian businesses or researchers collaborate with international partners, is now open for applications.

Q&A: Cybersecurity and how to lower the risk to your business

We sat down with Scott McKinnel, a manager at international cybersecurity company Tenable, to discuss the cyber threats putting businesses at risk and what can be done to crack down on these vulnerabilities.

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..

How to start an online store in 2021

While it can be overwhelming to start an online store from scratch, hundreds of entrepreneurs proved it can be done – even during a pandemic – by keeping it simple and having a clear online strategy.

Financial democratisation: The people are now dictating the money game, not banks

Demand, competition and technology are driving seismic changes in the financial landscape, with power heading from the banks to the people...

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.

Let’s Talk: The end of JobKeeper and what it could mean for your business

With JobKeeper payments now reduced and the end of the scheme looming, Let's Talk about what it can mean for businesses...

‘The Canva of eLearning’: A new platform to improve the training process of your business

“Learning is critical for everyone's success.” “Today, we are living in a world of continual change that we've never...

Meet the energy startup making it easier, and more affordable to buy renewables

Amber Electric, simply put, is the new way to buy power. By rejecting the traditional energy wholesale model,...

Physical retail to transform as we know it, according to Shopify Future of Commerce report

Shopify has today released a Future of Commerce report, exploring the world of commerce as it grapples with COVID-19, spanning all aspects...

Victorian Government highlights startups as key to economic recovery

Last month’s Victorian State Budget is being celebrated as a "game-changing tech budget’" on the back of a raft of new funding...