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7-Eleven CEO Angus McKay: innovating a convenient future

03/07/2020

Angus McKay, 7-Eleven Australia CEO, chatted with Inside Franchise Business Executive in a Q&A about the new kiosk model, delivery, defining customer service and supporting franchisees through the pandemic. 7-Eleven is

National minimum wage increase starts today

01/07/2020

The national minimum wage rises today to $19.84 per hour (up from $19.49), or $753.80 per week (up from $740.80) with implementation staggered across industries. The Fair Work Commission (FWC)

Discount Drug Stores unveils national council

24/06/2020

Pharmacy group Discount Drug Stores (DDS) has appointed its first national council. The council will work similarly to a franchise advisory council, providing greater alignment between the company’s franchisees and its

Australia is under sustained cyber attack, warns the government. What’s going on, and what should businesses do?

22/06/2020

Prime Minister Scott Morrison had some alarming news for Australians this morning: we are under cyber attack. He informed the nation the attacks “hadn’t just started”, and that Australian businesses

Minimum wage rises by $13 a week

22/06/2020

The minimum wage in Australia will rise from July 1 to $753.80 a week, or $19.84 an hour. That’s the equivalent of a $13 a week increase. However the impact

A greener economy: how we make sustainability central to business 

18/06/2020

The coronavirus pandemic could change the world in ways that were unimaginable only a few short months ago. While the climate crisis has been temporarily knocked off the front pages,

Bedshed Q&A: Gavin Culmsee on resilience and growth

17/06/2020

Bedshed kept all lit stores open during the pandemic. Now it is on track to launch its e-commerce offering next month and focus on its expansion plans. In this Q&A

What do your remote meetings need to be effective?

17/06/2020

New research reveals 80 per cent of Australians working from home expect remote meetings to continue back in the workplace. However, 86 per cent have identified problems with remote meetings.

100 days until JobKeeper ends – are you ready?

16/06/2020

Just 100 days till JobKeeper ends. So it’s time for franchisors and franchisees to ask themselves the hard questions and plan for the future. Andrew Spring, partner at national insolvency solutions firm Jirsch

Businesses get extension for instant asset write-off

10/06/2020

In its latest move to spur business investment, the government will extend its $150,000 instant assets write-off until the end of the year. The six-months extension, which will be legislated,