2:09PM | Wednesday, 23 February 2011 | The latest Sensis Business Index reveals that 12% of small Australian firms are looking to close or sell their business largely for lifestyle reasons while 9% are planning to start a new business.
2:11PM | Friday, 18 February 2011 | New research reveals a high degree of brand awareness among Australian children, with around half using “pester power” to persuade parents to purchase items including toys, games and breakfast cereals.
2:28PM | Thursday, 17 February 2011 | A branding expert says start-ups must tread with caution with launching spin-off products or they run the risk of undermining their brand.
2:00AM | Wednesday, 16 February 2011 | Group buying pioneer Groupon has finally made it to Australia under the Star Deals banner.
2:49PM | Tuesday, 15 February 2011 | More than 80% of restaurant operators identify rising costs as a major challenge in running their business according to an American Express survey.
2:22PM | Friday, 11 February 2011 | A new report reveals Australians will spend an average of $38.60 on their partners this Valentine’s Day, down 3.2% from last year, with a return to cheaper gift items rather than expensive meals out.
2:17PM | Friday, 11 February 2011 | Start-ups should think twice before adopting Telstra’s new strategy of acquiring customers ahead of profits, according to two business advisors.
2:55PM | Friday, 11 February 2011 | This is an interesting question as there is no one answer! However, there are a few things you can do to reduce your feelings of insecurity.
2:28PM | Tuesday, 8 February 2011 | Employers are facing increasing wage pressure in light of the latest Dun & Bradstreet Business Expectations survey, which shows employment expectations are at their highest level in more than seven years.
2:21PM | Thursday, 3 February 2011 | Think up a left-field marketing idea to stand out from your competitors.