3:07PM | Monday, 26 March 2012 | Could you afford it if a customer paid their bills late or went bankrupt? If not, here are five steps you must take to protect your business. BY OLIVER MILMAN.
8:10AM | Tuesday, 2 August 2011 | The Queensland Government could face compensation claims from businesses damaged by the state’s widespread floods earlier this year.
7:56AM | Tuesday, 5 July 2011 | Outgoing ACCC chief Graeme Samuel has backed improved dispute resolution measures for the franchise sector.
4:00AM | Tuesday, 12 April 2011 | The number of insolvencies in February hit their highest level for the month in 10 years, prompting a warning to small businesses to tighten their payment processes.
4:17PM | Monday, 4 April 2011 | Despite the risks involved, many entrepreneurs have no other choice but to fund their start-up with a credit card.
2:14PM | Thursday, 24 February 2011 | New South Wales Premier Kristina Keneally says her government can win the state election despite voter satisfaction for the embattled Labor leader falling to -27%.
2:11PM | Tuesday, 22 February 2011 | A cycling accessories company has received a US$600,000 export working capital guarantee from the Export Finance and Insurance Corporation to meet increasing international demand for its products.
2:27PM | Wednesday, 9 February 2011 | Small businesses can expect better lending conditions as the economy strengthens and competition in the banking sector increases, according to the Reserve Bank of Australia.
12:53PM | Monday, 13 December 2010 | According to industry experts, the Federal Government’s $4 billion injection into the securitisation market will have a limited but positive impact on the small business sector.
11:00AM | Thursday, 11 November 2010 | A new study reveals Australia is the second easiest place in the world to start up a business.