Small business

It’s vital that all smaller public practices and many of their SME clients have in place a current incident response plan for data breaches.

Data breach response plans are no longer optional for public practices. Here’s what yours needs.


Nick Preston CPA is a big fish in the barramundi game.

Humpty Doo Barramundi: Nick Preston CPA helps fish farm flourish


"The moment you think you’re successful is the moment where your competitors start to outperform you", says Jimmy Wu.

Data sweet spot for coffee chain


Alex Badran (left) and Mario Hasanakos, co-founders of Spriggy, a mobile app and prepaid debit card that teaches children to be smart about money.

The app that teaches kids to be money smart


Playing a pivotal role in their clients’ professional lives allows accounting firms to move away from simply crunching numbers and transition to a business advisory role.

4 strategies to help your accounting clients grow their business


ERP software companies are pitching cloud ERP to smaller businesses that have created a solid product or service and are looking for a technology platform to support their growth.

The ERP buyer's shortlist: which software is right for you?


Digital payment options are popular in Asia and are helping to improve business cash flow.

科技促增长:推动或小微企业快速发展


A lot of practitioners would favour the internal succession route, but you have to get the right person.

Succession planning for accounting firms: Is internal succession the best option?


Some savvy businesses are starting to harness blockchain technology to achieve innovative – and sometimes spectacular – growth.

看看这4家创新企业究竟如何驾驭区块链,实现高速增长?


There are plenty of stories on the topic of a Royal Commission-driven credit crunch right now, and not all of them are based on fact.

Are consumers and small business facing a credit crunch?


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