Three handy hints to help you manage your debts

So, had a rough month? It happens to every small business (some more than others).  Your turnover was not up to it’s usual high standards.  Your invoicing is out of line with your cash flow.  Or in some cases, the industry you are supporting hits a lull and you are left scratching. Usually, the stars […]

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How having a coach changed my business

Don’t we always think that we have all the answers? Or that within our circle of confidantes and mentors we can find them – we learn through others mistakes and we apply those learnings in our own businesses. Right? We won’t make the same mistakes as everyone else… Or so I thought. It wasn’t until […]

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It’s end of quarter – are you ready?

Time flies when you are having fun!  It’s that time again and quarterly BAS reports and Superannuation payments for any staff are due 28th April. This process can be at best a frustration, at worst a complete blindside.  It’s important to keep in mind that this was never your cash, you were holding it in […]

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How to focus your business for success

Do you really know why you started your small business? I mean really? It’s not just to make money, or just to make a little extra money. I can guarantee you that. For me, as someone who works with big business every day in my day job, I wanted to be able to take that […]

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Into the home stretch – how is your business going?

The final quarter of the financial year is nearly over and it feels like you are working harder than ever.  But how is your business really doing?  Have you adhered to your Businesses Financial Plan?  Are you tracking to perform (or hopefully outperform) against your expectations for the Financial Year? As with any time of the year, it’s […]

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Three tips to set goals that get you going

Have you ever set a New Year’s resolution, made an exercise commitment or promised yourself you’d catch up on office organisation and just not been able to make yourself follow-through? We are pretty good at setting goals for ourselves, in our personal lives and in business, so why is it so hard to follow-through and […]

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Getting started in small business

Got an idea but don’t know where to get started? Most people have thought about being in business for themselves at one time or another. The nature of business and employment is shifting, and according to Independent Contractors Australia, up to 45% of people will be self-employed by 2020. That’s a lot of people starting small businesses for […]

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