10:42PM | Thursday, 13 October 2011 | Start-ups are often tempted to keep marketing costs to a minimum, but increasing or holding marketing spending when your rivals cut back can help you seize market share from them.
1:16PM | Tuesday, 3 January 2012 | More than $13 million has been set aside for the Federal Government’s Digital Hubs program, designed to highlight the opportunities presented by the National Broadband Network.
1:48PM | Tuesday, 3 January 2012 | Retailers remain pessimistic about their performance in the first quarter, according to a Dun & Bradstreet report, with expectations down 26 points compared with the same period in 2011.
12:55AM | Friday, 23 December 2011 | The Victorian Government has set aside $2.3 million to support 18 projects across the state’s film, television and games sectors, expected to lead to a total expenditure of almost $30 million.
12:40PM | Wednesday, 21 December 2011 | Almost half of 50 venture-backed companies in the United States were founded or co-founded by immigrants, a study shows, prompting calls for an overhaul of the country’s immigration laws.
12:14PM | Tuesday, 6 December 2011 | Industry groups have applauded the Reserve Bank’s decision to lower the cash rate to 4.25%, as the European debt crisis continues to impact on the Australian economy.
12:00AM | Tuesday, 6 December 2011 | Nearly a third of small businesses are expecting a worse Christmas trading period than last year, with conditions “historically weak” for retailers, according to a new report.
11:00PM | Tuesday, 29 November 2011 | Industry groups have thrown their support behind the Federal Government’s renewed promise to return the budget to surplus, but have raised doubts over the measures it will use to achieve this.
11:19PM | Monday, 21 November 2011 | Business groups have called for an independent review of Australia’s Fair Work laws, preferably conducted by the Productivity Commission.
11:52PM | Friday, 18 November 2011 | October was the best month for retailers in 25 months, according to the Commonwealth Bank Business Sales Indicator, suggesting Christmas sales may not be as dismal as initially thought.