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How sleep deprivation affects work performance

Sleep is an essential element of wellbeing. Without sufficient sleep, we don’t perform at our best. That’s not just the case at home —...

Get with the times: How to manage a multigenerational workforce

It’s not uncommon these days to have a wide age gap between your employees. Many businesses these days have an employee age range which...

Want smarter employees? Quiz them

The act of taking a test actually helps you learn. It's one more tool to help your employees be the best they can be.

How praising employees can help your business thrive

Too often, leaders get caught up in telling people what they're doing wrong instead of showing that they care. Here, five ways to praise your team.

Five meaningful ways to motivate employees

More money isn't the only way to motivate people. Check out these effective ways to let your employees know they are really valued.

How an enjoyable workplace boosts employee performance

It’s common sense to create a workplace where people enjoy work, yet many organisations don’t try to create that type of workplace. Too many people simply don’t enjoy the work they do and this holds back performance in many ways.

A look at workplace politics and their effect on performance

Workplace politics and power structures can be like walking a minefield, but it's vital the influence they have on performance management is kept to a minimum, or eliminated altogether, if employee performance is to be measured properly.

Should you ask for referrals?

Brad Callaughan blogs about the right way to ask for customer referrals. "There's no harm in discussing your services with client or customers. Constructive criticism is a fantastic way for you to see how your clients feel about your services, because they're the people that are talking about your business..."

Tips to manage underperforming employees

Great companies are often regarded as only being as good as their staff, so getting rid of the bad apples, or encouraging them to take a different motivational outlook on work, is crucial for managers.

Emotional roadblocks that undermine management’s purpose

Brett Morris blogs about how managers can create a business that's able to function and prosper in their absence. "Central to making this work, practically and effectively, is ensuring that when employees are faced with a problem, we don't allow them to simply 'handball' their problems up to us."

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Has the Budget delivered for small businesses?

Guest authored by Sam Allert, CEO of Reckon With 23 per cent of small businesses concerned they won't exist...

What the Budget means for startups

In what is being dubbed the "jobs budget" the 2020-21 Budget was the opportunity for the Morrison Government to lay out the...

Government backflips on RDTI cuts with a $2 billion boost

Last night, the Government announced a $2 billion investment into Research & Development Tax Incentives (RDTIs), scrapping a previously proposed $1.8 billion...

Female founders deem Budget ‘A step forward, but more to be done’

Whilst largely satisfied with the way the Budget has catered for women, female founders are saying there is room to create greater...

“The $1 trillion budget deficit”: Economists on the 2020-21 Budget

The 2020-21 Budget delivers the biggest Australian deficit since World War 2. The Government’s fiscal stimulus of $51 billion during the GFC...

Budget 2020-21: What’s in it for businesses?

This year, Australia will see a $213.7 billion deficit. “Our economic response has come at a significant cost,” said...

Josh Frydenberg’s full speech: Federal Budget 2020-21

This evening the Federal Budget will be announced by Treasurer Josh Frydenberg in Parliament House in Canberra. Having...

Federal Budget: Treasurer brings forward tax cuts, braces for large deficit

As the Federal Government hands down the "most important budget since World War II" this evening, Australians can expect to see further...