Group gifting app wins Startup Weekend Adelaide

12:35PM | Wednesday, 4 December 2013 |  An app to make gathering a group’s money for presents won the recent Startup Weekend Adelaide, beating 21 ideas and 10 teams to take out the top prize.

Cloud accounting could be key to cashflow and growth, says tax expert

6:30AM | Wednesday, 19 June 2013 |  Small businesses and sole traders could halve the time they spend managing their financials and focus on growth and innovation if they embraced cloud accounting software systems, a tax specialist from advisory firm BDO says.

Loss carry-back "trap" could mean that many businesses will fail to get tax refund

5:16PM | Monday, 14 May 2012 |  Tax experts have warned that many small businesses might not be able to claim the loss carry-back tax refund announced in last week's federal budget.

Social media to emerge as main consumer watchdog: BDO

3:39PM | Friday, 30 March 2012 |  Social media will be the primary consumer watchdog within 10 years, new research shows, overtaking traditional media channels as the single biggest influence on purchasing decisions.

Three ways to speed up service delivery in your start-up

2:16PM | Tuesday, 28 February 2012 |  Almost 90% of clients from Asia-Pacific companies expect faster service than they did five years ago, research shows, suggesting start-ups need to improve service delivery in order to remain competitive.