Small business

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


John McLean, Bundaberg Brewed Drinks CEO.  Bundaberg Brewed Drinks are now sold in 44 countries and a dozen flavours.

Bundaberg ginger beer goes global


Solo founders need to prove they can handle the workload or money will go to the team next door.

How can solo entrepreneurs win over investors?


Rohina Batra offers her skills honed in corporate finance to help small players outsource their finance departments.

How to outsource finance successfully


The intent of the law is to make it easier and cheaper for companies to source the funding they need.

The new crowdfunding rules: how will investors be protected?


One challenge facing family-owned businesses is a lack of awareness of the impact of technology on their business.

5 critical success factors for family businesses in the next 5 years


Family-owned businesses employ more than half of Australia's workforce.

12 commandments of the family business


The best way to manage potential partner conflict is to prepare a shareholders' agreement when the business is launched.

When to call in the mediator


Passing it down the line: how to prepare your practice for sale.

Selling your business? Good planning matters


Consumers and businesses are seeing the perks of cashless payments.

Cashless payments to transform business


When is a contractor really an employee?


EOFY resolutions for your small business


2017 tax tips for small business


Allowing the next generation to take over IT initiatives is an effective way to future-proof small and family businesses.

5 steps to prepare your family business for the next generation


Research into Phoenix Companies aims to recommend regulatory or policy changes that could minimise the practice.

New moves to stop illegal phoenix company activity


Tardy payments are having a serious affect on the cash flow of small businesses.

How late payments are sending small business to the wall


Apple prides itself on giving customers a satisfying experience when they enter one of its stores.

How to create an Apple-grade customer experience


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