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How flexible payments and smart digital tools can transform your franchise business  

13/08/2021

Running a franchise network requires alignment of brand, products and services, and systems and processes. One of the most effective ways to manage your franchise network is by using digital

Sydney lockdown extends four more weeks, business support package announced

28/07/2021

Sydney’s lockdown will continue for at least another four weeks, according to Premier Gladys Berejiklian, as the city’s Covid crisis worsened: hitting 177 cases on Wednesday. Berejiklian said she appreciated

4 common cost-cutting mistakes to avoid

07/07/2021

Is cost-cutting your first thought as you plan your way out of the pandemic? Slashing costs is a common measure to help get a business back on track but there needs

NSW lockdown support package announced

29/06/2021

NSW treasurer Dominic Perrottet has announced a support package to help struggling small businesses remain afloat during the state’s lockdown. According to Perrottet, the state government will provide payments to

SMEs expect revenue growth: latest report reveals post-Covid recovery progress

26/05/2021

After more than a year of struggling through the challenges of the global pandemic, new research suggests that Australian SMEs are getting back on track towards recovery. According to the Banjo

Drop in insolvencies and bankruptcies is a ticking time bomb

15/03/2021

The vast arsenal of fiscal, monetary and legal measures used by Australian governments to offset the COVID-induced economic crisis have worked well. They did not prevent a recession (popularly defined

JobKeeper rules are a staffing nightmare for small business

20/01/2021

The present JobKeeper rules are causing causing staffing issues for small businesses, according to the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman (ASBFEO) Kate Carnell. The reduction of the JobKeeper

Working from home? Here’s how to get the work life balance right in the holidays

23/12/2020

The notion of working from home was once considered to be a luxury for some. Fast forward to 2020 and it became  mandatory for many. Now that the economy is

Top e-commerce trends that will drive 2021

22/12/2020

2020 has transformed the world, and businesses have been forced to move and evolve with countless new e-commerce procedures. This evolution is only the beginning, and agile businesses that continue

Small business recovery will be mixed, latest research reveals

02/12/2020

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, research shows an uneven situation regarding the rate of recovery among small businesses. According to the most recent edition of the biannual research