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    Top SME trends/strategies 2017

    March 24, 2017

    Here’s our take on what innovative SMEs will be doing this year. Equity crowdfunding With federal legislation recently introduced, we can expect to see increased crowdfunding activity. Unlisted public companies with under $25 million in assets and turnover can raise up to $5 million on crowdfunding platforms. This article has been posted in full on […]

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    Why should investing in customer service be a business priority?

    March 15, 2017

    Customer service is the key to success for a healthy, profitable business. Not only can a focus on customer experience increase sales, it can also reduce costs. With technology change, social impact and increased competition clouding all industries; customer experience is one advantage that can differentiate you as a business leader. Here’s why customer service […]

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    Simple ways to bump up your sales

    March 3, 2017

    In business, you invest a lot of time and money to win customers, so you want to be sure you aren’t missing out on the chance to fully engage them. Your customers have put time and effort into checking out your business, so it makes sense to encourage them to spend more with your business […]

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    Hobby or a Business?

    March 2, 2017

    Generally speaking, once you start to receive money for doing certain things, you need to consider whether you’re simply conducting a hobby which is generally beyond the reach of income tax (unless CGT is applicable) and GST, or whether you have a taxable business. For GST purposes, registration for GST is generally based on having […]

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    You’ve got a great business idea… now what?

    March 1, 2017

    Starting a new business can be an exciting chapter in your life but it’s important not to skip over the first few important decisions on your way to becoming the next Richard Branson, or Mark Zuckerberg. In Australia, there are over 280,000 new businesses set up each year – hairdressers, coffee shops, tech start-ups and […]

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    Export development grants – Is your business eligible?

    February 14, 2017

    For businesses commencing export activities or already pursuing overseas markets, Austrade’s Export Market Development Grant may be a valuable source of assistance. Read on to find out if your business is eligible and what expenses can be claimed. This article has been posted in full on our national site. If you would like to read […]

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