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CEO of MYOB commends budget as long as action is taken

We like what we see, but turn words into action to benefit small business MYOB commends the Federal Government for returning the budget to...

SMEs expect no growth at Christmas due to competition… despite inadequate planning

SME operators not only predict a lack of sales over the Christmas retail period, they also expect to be short on spare time, according...

MYOB to buy a slice of Reckon for $180m

Cloud accounting provider Reckon is selling a 120-person division to rival MYOB for $180 million as it looks to – in the words of...

SMEs engaging freelancers to cut expenses

Australia’s SMEs are increasingly turning to short-term freelancers in a bid to reduce their overheads, according to MYOB. As part of its SME Snapshot for...

MYOB pledges to make a submission on Australia’s digital future

Australasia’s largest business management software provider, MYOB, supports the Government’s decision to encourage Australians to have their say on the nation’s digital future, following...

Amazon’s impending entry into Australia is forcing SMEs to adopt innovative technology

Three in four SMEs (76%) have invested in technology over the last 12 months to boost their innovative capacity, according to research undertaken by...

Federal Budget: small business $20k instant asset write-off scheme extended by one year

Businesses with an annual turnover of up to $10 million will benefit from the $20,000 instant asset tax write-off scheme for a further 12 months,...

A permanent $20k tax write-off for SMEs would help arrest government distrust says MYOB CEO

Ahead of this week’s Federal Budget, two-fifths of the small business community are not confident of a favourable outcome, according to research undertaken by...

Job Seeker platform Found scores $2.5m in capital and recruits new business advisors

Mobile recruitment platform Found has closed its most recent funding round, bringing its total funding to $2.5 million. Red Bull Holden Supercars owner Roland...

A permanent $20,000 instant asset tax write-off for businesses tops SME wishlist, MYOB finds

Seven in ten small businesses want the $20,000 instant asset tax write-off to continue past 30 June, this year, when it is due to...

Dynamic Business: Have your say about what we write, and you read

2020 was a year of unprecedented challenge for business owners. Almost overnight, businesses of all sizes were scrambling to find new customers...

Dealing with financial stress

It is common for people working in business to be concerned with or stressed about their business finances at some point.

How Australian retailers are reimagining customer experience

The customer is always right is an adage that has been driving the way we do business for years. While the concept of...

Regional company pivots to manufacture COVID-19 face masks

As COVID-19 wreaked havoc nationally and demand for safety equipment grew, Victoria’s regional medical device manufacturer Care Essentials pivoted its focus to...

Greater Sydney NYE restrictions tightened

NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian has announced a further tightening of COVID-19 restrictions for NYE as 18 new community transmissions are detected overnight.

Leverage crypto traders lose over $US13 billion in 2020

Data from cryptocurrency trading simulator Crypto Parrot has found that cryptocurrency traders on Bitfinex and BitMEX lost $US13.47 billion in 2020.

US House approves $US2,000 checks in COVID-19 stimulus bill

The US House of Representatives has approved increasing COVID-19 stimulus checks from $US600 to $US2,000, however it is still uncertain whether these...

Fruitful business: how Ripe Robotics is transforming robotics and agriculture

Quitting your job and following your passion is more common on theatre screens than in real life, however it’s exactly what happened...