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What the government’s handling of COVID-19 can teach you about your own communications

Say what you want about the government’s handling of the COVID-19 crisis, but one thing’s for certain: there are a lot of lessons to...

3 essential tools for time management

Admit it, we all have those days when it’s a struggle to focus on the task at hand, and you feel like you spend all day trying to switch between tasks and end up achieving nothing. If you need a little help with keeping on track, these 3 tools are for you.

Even more business tools you wish you had 10 years ago

There are so many apps that can help your business run more smoothly and free up some time for you to focus on what you do best. Here are a couple of essential ones to invest in if you're looking to lessen your accounting and bookkeeping burden.

The business tools you wish you had 10 years ago

As a business owner, you need to get lots of things done at the same time, and in the most efficient way. The good news is that you don’t need to live in the future to have access to free and low-cost online tools that will transform the way you do business.

Why nothing beats being your own boss

Having one of those days where you really can't remember why you started a business? Maybe you just worked a double shift because an employee called in sick, but whatever the reason, these are the days you need this reminder checklist pinned up in your office.

Capture female customers with the right PR and marketing

Men are from Mars and women are in your competitor's store, and that's where they'll remain if you don't get your marketing and PR suited to a female audience.

The link between realistic client expectations and healthy business relationships

Setting realistic expectations early promotes healthy business relationships. It discourages clients from expecting too much of you and being disappointed when you can’t deliver and also gives you more chances to exceed their expectations, especially when your product or service has a lot of promise.

Tips for building good public relations-ships

Wanting to improve the relationship your small business has with public relations? Follow these five tips and take your PR activities to the next level.

Are you making your business unappealing?

Phoebe Netto blogs about protecting the perception of your business. "Your image and how you make others feel plays a big role in being approachable, trustworthy and likeable to clients and potential clients."

Whatever happened to manners and social skills?

Phoebe Netto blogs about the rising level of unprofessional communication and bad manners in business. "It also seems that unprofessional communication is on the rise, and this means that those who are professional have an advantage over their competitors..."

Fintech flips mortgage industry on its head with digital home loan platform

Australian fintech Verteva today announced it has rebranded to Nano and written its very first home loan via mobile, as it prepares...

How machine learning and 4D analytics can protect Australians from financial fraud

While COVID-19 is changing the face of reality on a global scale, it is also bringing many Australians unprecedented financial struggles.  Unfortunately,...

CSIRO identifies the key mechanisms that businesses can adopt to drive innovation and build resilience

The CSIRO has released a new report The Value of Science and Technology that lists the five main barriers to innovation in...

Corporates integral in a ‘just transition’ to clean energy, report finds

The role of corporates and financial institutions will be instrumental in planning for and supporting economies and communities as Australia transitions from...

Let’s Talk: Parental Leave

Parental Leave policy is something all businesses need to consider. While there are legal requirements for organisations to adhere to, there are...

Understanding bot attacks and how to stop them

‘Digital Transformation’ has been a buzzword for businesses for many years, but in the last six months it has been fast-tracked in...

Accessing salaries in advance: Australian fintech secures $4m of Series A

Australian fintech Beforepay has today announced the successful completion of its AU$4 million Series A capital raise. The round, which closed in...

‘Tsunami’ of job losses to hit male-dominated industries: Clare O’Neil

In a digital address to the McKell Institute today, Shadow Minister for Innovation, Technology and the Future of Work Clare O’Neil warned...