If you’re looking for some guidance on what you can claim as a business expense regarding your vehicle, this is a really useful and clear pdf from the ATO.Read More
When you're designing your business branding, think about your brand values and what you want your business to represent; friendly, approachable, elite, professional, expensive, affordable, niche, everyday, aspirational, healthy, indulgent etc etc. Your branding, and particularly your brand / corporate font, should immediately reflect these values.
We also recommend some great sites for choosing your corporate font, free (or very cheap) font downloads and inspiration.Read More
It's very tempting to simply pick a PowerPoint template, replace it with our own branding and then crack out a bunch of slides full of text and bullet points. But if you really want your presentations to zing, there are some simple tricks that you can use to keep your audience engaged.Read More
So you've got a great idea and want to start your own business, but have you got what it takes to be successful? Are you going to be able to ride the rollercoaster of business ownership, or will you fall at the first hurdle?
This is a great short article from the Small Business Development Corporation that highlights some of the basic skills that you will need.Read More
A recent study uncovered something that I’ve long been told by my clients and others who consider themselves to be ‘organizationally challenged’. A survey conducted by SpareFoot found that after decluttering, tidying and organizing a space, 55 percent of people said it takes less than two weeks for that same space to become disorganized again.
The seriously bad news is that for 39 percent of people, it only takes one week to slip back into chaos!Read More
A recent study conducted by Brother International revealed that 63 percent of small businesses felt overwhelmed with the number of technologies available to run their business.
In fact, small business owners are split 50/50 as to whether it’s riskier to adopt new technologies quickly and possibly compromise on ROI, or wait and potentially give their competitors an advantage.Read More
One of the most effective ways to grow your business is through networking. The majority of successful businesses that we speak to cite "work of mouth" as being where most of their new business comes from.
Maximise on any opportunity to spread the word about the fabulousness of your business.Read More