Small business

"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?


Over the Moo's Alexander Houseman has found a niche in the Australian ice cream market.

Dairy-free Over the Moo finds niche in Australian ice cream market


With the US imposing stricter rules on the use of painkillers, demand for the raw material of poppy has tumbled.

Why a US crackdown on painkillers is hurting Tasmanian farmers


Sales teams have been forced to adapt to new customer buying behaviour – consumers who have already researched potential purchases online and are well on the sales journey before they decide to initiate contact with a business.

Success for salespeople in the digital economy


Small-to-medium businesses (SMEs) don't need a lesson in the importance of cashflow

Protect your small business cash flow by getting debtors to pay up


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


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