Small business

Get a jumpstart on the next financial year with these 11 EOFY resolutions.

11 EOFY resolutions no small business should do without


Small business owners often turn to their accountant for advice not just on finance, but on wider questions around the law, human resources and competition.

The top 3 legal issues facing small business – and how accountants can help


Make sure you are across these small business tax tips for 2018.

15 small business tax tips for 2018


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

Technology drives growth: options for small business


Home Care Heroes co-founders, Jenna Leo (centre, kneeling) and Mathieu Bertrand (top left).

Home Care Heroes tackle loneliness


Customers need for faster delivery of purchased items is matched with the need for more visibility and control.

Conquering the last mile on e-commerce delivery


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

4 innovative businesses using blockchain


In recent years, regulators, legislators and law enforcement agencies have joined forces to make it more difficult for phoenixing to occur, and they are claiming some success.

Regulators disrupt phoenix companies’ flight plans


The Vuly trampoline has rivet-free leaf springs, making it much safer than a traditional trampoline.

Safer trampolines give business a bounce


SMEs that want to behave and act like bigger companies really have more choice than ever before with the help of ERP software.

The new enterprise tools in the small business ecosystem


CPA Australia's 2017 small business survey found a growing sense of optimism in the small business sector. Overall, 2017 was slightly more positive than 2016, with a moderate increase in the number of businesses reporting that they grew.

Small business owners in the Asia-Pacific feeling optimistic: survey


Research shows that 53 per cent of executives in SMEs expect to outgrow their offices this year

Find the right office space for your business


Sunset over Seoul as seen from Mount Namsan in the heart of South Korea's capital city.

Young entrepreneurs break South Korea's business mould


Michelle Gallaher co-founded The Social Science in 2014.

Science and technology meet the digital world


In late 2017, the Australian Government confirmed its commitment to tackling illegal phoenixing, announcing a director identification number (DIN).

New laws to fight phoenix activity


It’s critical to know what you stand for in a crowded environment.

5 hot marketing tips for 2018


Accountants need to be aware of the proposed changes and their potential impact on small businesses.

Changes to the enterprise tax plan could hurt small business


Lisa Pagotto of Crooked Compass on Lion's Head in Cape Town, South Africa.

Small business profits from new consumers


Jim O'Connor CPA draws on the skills he developed as a  CPA and at Arthur Anderson for his dual roles as  co-owner of a farm equipment firm and a craft brewery

Beer and agriculture mix for this CPA


Trying to grow your small business?

6 lessons for growing your small business


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