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Cybersecurity is a risk to Australian SMEs

09/11/2020

It’s easy to think that cybersecurity is something for larger organisations, but small and mid-sized businesses should be careful not to fall into the trap of thinking that they are

Psychologist says virtual professional development is better

28/10/2020

While many franchisor executives and franchisees see the shift to virtual meetings and training programs as being a disadvantage, Greg Nathan, founder of the Franchise Relationships Institute, says the opposite

What type of franchisor do you want to be?

23/10/2020

Franchising your business is a great way to scale and grow, but it’s important that founders make a conscious decision about what type of franchisor they intend to be: a

Melbourne re-opens as first set of lockdown restrictions eased

19/10/2020

Melbourne re-opens, a little at least, as Premier Daniel Andrews announced the easing of some restrictions. From midnight last night hairdressers were able to open their doors, and outdoor home

How do you protect your franchise from the roller coaster? 

13/10/2020

‘Covid normal’ will be anything but! So how do you protect your franchise? The Covid-19 pandemic and accompanying restrictions and lockdowns has challenged every  industry, every franchise. While individual franchisees

Common workplace Covid-19 cleaning mistakes

30/09/2020

A leading sanitisation and cleaning expert has revealed common workplace Covid-19 cleaning mistakes made in workplaces that are putting the health and safety of employees and visitors at risk. Lisa Macqueen,

Burger Urge appoints new CEO to realise $100m international business goal

28/09/2020

Burger Urge appoints Shawn Kerr as new CEO and co-founder Sean Carthew steps back from day-to-day management to focus on strategic growth and a mega $100m target. Burger Urge was

Bakers Delight’s Roger Gillespie 40 years on: “Be clear on what your business is”

25/09/2020

Bakers Delight is one of Australia’s high profile franchise stories. And Roger Gillespie is as passionate as ever about the brand he co-founded with his wife Lesley 40 years ago.

Doing it tough? Tax help is available for SMEs

21/09/2020

Is your business struggling through the pandemic? The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) is reminding small businesses hit hard by Covid-19 there is help available, including claiming a deduction for losses.

On the road to Covid normal: the easing of regional Victoria’s restrictions signals hope for Melbourne too

16/09/2020

From 11.59pm tomorrow (September 16), regional Victoria will take the third step out of COVID-19 restrictions, Premier Daniel Andrews announced today. According to the roadmap revealed last weekend, the move