Remember how, in the 1970s, state governments and planners promised us that freeways were the solution to traffic jams? Tesla Motors co-founder Elon Musk says he has a new solution to our traffic woes.
Incorporating a business often also means becoming a director – along with all the legal responsibilities that entails. Here are seven key issues you must be aware of as a company director.
Age discrimination at both ends of the spectrum poses a golden opportunity for smart entrepreneurs looking to hire staff.
Want to spend more time managing your recipes rather than your employees? An effective set of policies and procedures can allow it to happen.
Even if you’re a committed republican like Old Taskmaster, there is at least one valuable lesson from the British royal family. (Warning: If you’re a committed monarchist, you might want to skip this piece – you have been warned!)
By their very nature, kitchens are dangerous work environments. Here are the steps you need to reduce the risk of a work compensation claim in your café or restaurant.
As an entrepreneur, sometimes it feels as if you are getting kicked in the guts from every angle! But with experience comes a measure of stability.
How important are effective sales structures and incentives to your business? After yet another battle with the phone company, Old Taskmaster has the answer.
Do you feel lethargic by the time Thursday and Friday roll around? It’s time to boost your energy levels by reviewing your schedule.
Email might be convenient, but there are times it pays to pick up the phone and build a working relationship with the person at the other end.
The right team can make the difference between your businesses failing or achieving your vision.
Start-ups are calling for more innovation in Australia’s education sector following the passage of the Gonski school funding reforms into law.
As a business grows, it becomes important to make the right decision when hiring key staff such as a chief financial officer.
Applications are now open for the Startup Leadership Program, a global, founder-focused development course for start-ups across all sectors.
Australian small business owners spend on average one third of their time dealing with administrative tasks, rather than focusing on the core of their business, according to research published this week.
Employee satisfaction is a vital part of the success of any business. Here are five key ways to help you establish a positive corporate culture in your business.
Is there a politician lurking in your office? Old Taskmaster says it’s time to catch them out!
As much as it pains me to type this, it’s time to call a meeting. Don’t make it a short 10 minute meeting either – go the full hour.
In the ‘80s and ‘90s, we were promised a paperless office. Now that the digital revolution has well and truly arrived, it’s time to throw away some paper.
At Taskmaster Towers, the windows were recently bricked up with paperwork. Here's how Old Taskmaster cleared the backlog – one page at a time.