Archived Small Business News
Tuesday May 12, 2015 Budget 2015: SmartCompany survey shows small business wants red tape reduction and company tax cut
The small business community’s biggest wish for tomorrow’s budget is a reduction in red tape, according to a SmartCompany survey carried out last week.
Monday September 08, 2014 Recovering debts from other businesses
Trying to recover debt from other businesses can be stressful and time consuming. As a small business owner, you’ve probably got enough on your plate! To help you prevent and manage unpaid debt, we’ve pulled together this...
Monday September 08, 2014 When digital disruption can be both a blessing and a curse
A DECADE ago, social media was largely the preserve of university students for whom it had become an essential forum for planning parties, posting pictures, gloating and emoting.
Friday August 15, 2014 Give investors tax breaks to help small businesses support equity: ANZ chief
Better access to equity and tax breaks for private investors who want to support small businesses is a better alternative to bank’s taking more risk, says Australia and New Zealand Banking Group chief executive Mike Smith. Mr...
Wednesday July 16, 2014 Small Biz owners learn recession lesson
FOR some small business owners, the Great Recession turned out to be a lesson in how to better run their company. MANY owners whose business failed during the recession have taken the plunge again, restarting or opening...
Monday July 14, 2014 Small business’ essential online ingredient
A Virginian restaurant, the Serbian Lion, went out of business because its Google Places listing was hacked, reports Wired. The proprietor of the Serbian Lion, Rene Bertagna, wasn’t aware his online listing showed the...
Monday July 07, 2014 Legal Help Guide
This guide has been prepared for Australian small business owners to assist them in gaining a broad understanding of legal issues they may encounter.