Paper stacked to the clouds

6:47PM | Friday, 7 June 2013 | John Russell

When it comes to making your office paperless, it’s not the ‘green factor’ you should consider first and foremost – it’s efficiency.

The big mistakes small businesses should avoid when doing their taxes

6:58PM | Thursday, 6 June 2013 | Brad Callaughan

June 30 is approaching fast. Here are some common mistakes you need to keep an eye out for when you do your taxes.

It’s time to make the call

6:30PM | Thursday, 6 June 2013 | Jason Rose

As entrepreneurs, we spend a massive amount of time planning and thinking about our sales strategy. So it’s well worth spending just 40 cents on one of the simplest techniques around – although it takes guts to try it.

Five ways to get paid faster in the new financial year

6:34AM | Wednesday, 5 June 2013 | Linnet Hunter

Especially if you’re a sole trader, getting paid on time is essential to your cashflow. Here are five key ways to get paid faster in the new financial year.

Eight tips to generate more repeat customers

6:19AM | Wednesday, 5 June 2013 | Amanda Jesnoewski

It can be far easier and cheaper to encourage an existing customer to return rather than attract a new one. Here are eight key tips to help you keep them coming back for more.

Know which business risks can destroy your business

6:49PM | Tuesday, 4 June 2013 | Walid El-Khoury

In business, there are many risks you should seek to eliminate. However, there are two kinds of risk – strategy risk and execution risk – that threaten the very raison d’être of your business.

Let me get this straight – my employees are allowed to call me a !@#$ so and so?

6:20PM | Tuesday, 4 June 2013 | Martin Nally

You need to put together a case you can swear by – under oath, in a court of law.

The five easiest ways to start your web marketing

6:33AM | Monday, 3 June 2013 | Adam Franklin

Are you looking to start marketing your business on the internet? Here are five basic steps you shouldn’t overlook.

Have an action plan, not just a business plan

5:59PM | Thursday, 30 May 2013 | Cas McCullough

Many businesses either have a business plan that’s gathering dust, or don’t have one at all. Thankfully, retrofitting a nuts-and-bolts structure to your business is easier than you might think.

The ins and outs of investor agreements

5:29PM | Wednesday, 29 May 2013 | Marc Peskett

Are you looking to find an investor for your venture? If so, here are some crucial points you need to make sure are covered in your investor agreements.