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How to boost your productivity in 2-hour blocks

How do you currently spend your workday? Like most people, the first thing you likely do is open your email and see what pops...

Modern Office Automation: what’s possible

'Office automation' is a term that arose in the 70s and 80s to describe the way that computers were revolutionising workplaces. These days, our computing...

Don’t buy new technology for technology’s sake, acquire it to achieve business goals

We live in exciting time. It seems like every day a new device or application is launched that has the potential to change our...

7 steps to bring business and personal vitality to life

More stress, less time, more responsibility, less support? How do we get back to living a life we love without giving one thing up...

Aussie SMBs struggling with costs as they strive for efficiency: Survey

In global terms, Australia is an expensive place to do business. Wages, rents, taxes and regulation combine to make conditions here tougher than in...

Why monotasking is the new black

Surviving in the crazy busy modern workplace has resulted in our adoption of some new strategies designed to save us time. The problem is...

Making legal practice, modern practice

Lawyers accustomed to long working days might consider it a ‘good day’ if they made that 7pm dinner appointment they tentatively arranged three weeks...

The key to lean performance: Aiming for dynamic improvement, not static efficiency

Lean techniques are a popular choice for organisations seeking to reduce the use of resources, eliminate waste, work smarter and improve efficiency. In particular,...

Keep energy expenditure in check with online tools

The cost of energy is one of the more expensive outlays for small business owners. However, there are many energy saving behaviours which small business owners aren’t doing to full effect.

7 tech trends to watch in 2013

Changes in technology move faster than most of us can easily keep up but it's important to be aware of upcoming trends that could fundamentally affect the way the world does business.

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...

Let’s Talk: What is the best social media platform for your business?

What social media platform is best for your business? Go all-out on all of them? Focus on one or two? Paid or organic approach? Let's talk...

The fitness franchise that’s punched up during the pandemic

Boxing and strength-focused fitness franchise 12RND Fitness has 18 more locations set to launch in 2021. We chat to Co-Founder Tim West...

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...

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..

Bing at the ready: Microsoft officially supports Australia’s media code as Google eyes an exit

Microsoft is determined to play ball with the Australian Government as they eye a potential growth spurt that would come with Google leaving.

Jeff Bezos will step down as Amazon CEO

Amazon unveiled its latest earnings report today – and with it came the news that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos would be stepping...