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SMBs must leverage new technology and take cues from successful leaders to thrive today

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16 rules for business texting

Texting is the new email so best you learn how to do right.

Why good copywriting is a non-negotiable

Copywriting is a way of convincing potential customers to take a specific action, by capturing their attention and persuading them to respond in a certain way. Here are three areas where good copywriting is a non-negotiable for your business.

6 ways to set communication boundaries

Thanks to the explosion of texting, instant messaging and social media, the line between communication for business and social purposes is becoming blurred. Here's how to avoid the embarrassing blunders these communication methods can cause, for the benefit of your professional image.

5 reasons Skype is better than a phone line

If you've never used Skype, you're in for a treat. It's a very valuable and low-cost tool in the business world, but one that many SMBs haven't added to their suite. Here are 5 reasons you should consider Skype, now.

Six popular VoIP myths, busted

If you want the cost savings and flexibility offered by VoIP but have been put off by talk of bad call quality or unreliable service, this myth-busting list is for you.

Seven easy ways to fight email overload

A digital user-experience expert offers a few tricks to let you stop wasting your time on your inbox.

The benefits of using webinars as a communication tool

Imagine having the ability to communicate with stakeholders on a regular basis, without either of you having to leave your current location. Sounds pretty handy, doesn't it? Some very accessible technology is allowing small businesses to do just this.

Why VoIP is an investment in effective communication

VoIP may not be as current a topic as social media or mobile communications but it should be taken seriously by small business owners as a reliable tool to help with growth. Here's how it could work for your business.

Get your message across with body language: Five tips

Effective communication is critical in any business and it's not always necessary to use words. Here are some body language techniques that work.

Rural small businesses given boost through PayPal and Buy From the Bush ecommerce platform

Paypal and Buy From the Bush (BFTB) have launched an online marketplace for rural small businesses to expand their reach through ecommerce.

‘Young people have been disproportionately affected’: Taj Pabari

Taj Pabari is the CEO of the Australian School of Entrepreneurship (ASE), was named the Australian Young Innovator of the Year in...

Let’s Talk: Success Secrets

Success looks different for each business. There is a huge variety in the business models that we hold up as success stories....

Unfair dismissal claim against Deliveroo may have widespread consequences for the gig economy

A former rider for Deliveroo has taken the food-delivery service to the Fair Work Commission (FWC) in an unfair dismissal case.

Buy now, pay later made easy for SMEs as Zip partners with Visa, Apple, Google

Zip has announced its partnership with Visa, Apple and Google to allow many more small businesses to accept buy now, pay later...

Meet the woman behind the digital support network for regional businesses

Jordana Edwards has lived in Pottsville in regional New South Wales for the last 15 years. The town of just 6000 people...

Helping Australian businesses through COVID-19

As we continue to navigate the impacts of the global pandemic, Export Finance Australia is supporting Australian businesses with access to finance.  Without a doubt, new...

‘Innovate or perish’: Martin Duursma

Martin Duursma is a Partner at Main Sequence Ventures. Prior to Main Sequence Ventures, Martin co-founded Datapac Australasia and then went on...