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Small business urges Scott Morrison to focus on jobs to fix the budget, not debate over “taxed and taxed-nots”

Federal Treasurer Scott Morrison took on the “taxed-nots” yesterday when he conceded that Australia has a revenue problem, but leaders in the small business...


Murray Goulburn and the perils of serving two masters: Lessons from the big end of town

Murray Goulburn released their unaudited, year-end report this week. It was a surprising result, with an increased profit being reported in the 2016 financial...
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Rich Lister Barry Lambert invests $1 million in Sydney startup Ignition Wealth

Sydney-based robo-advice startup Ignition Wealth has scored a $1 million investment from financial planning pioneer and Rich Lister Barry Lambert as it looks to...
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What happens when Australians try to report online fraud

By Cassandra Cross, Queensland University of Technology and Kelly Richards, Queensland University of Technology Reporting a crime should not be as traumatic as the experience of...


Fixing the looming super crisis, family business-style

Australia’s retirement system is headed on an unsustainable path. Our population is ageing and the country faces lower expectations about future economic growth. That...


Small business still riding the petrol rollercoaster as prices hit 14-year low

Australian businesses are being shut out of the benefits of lower petrol prices because the big players aren’t passing on the benefits, according to...


ATO flags “stronger action” on small businesses with tax debts

The Australian Tax Office has said it will take "timely" and "stronger action" against small businesses with outstanding debts in an effort to reduce...
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Top tips for SMEs to win a tender

Tenders are big business. Last year, one of Australia’s largest buyers – the federal government – spent $59.447 billion buying goods and services through...


Super a worry for young and old, as questions remain over the Coalition’s policy plans

Australians are not feeling optimistic about their retirement savings, and super savers of all ages are nervous about the unknowns surrounding the federal government's...


Big businesses staring down the same ‘valley of death’ as startups

By Nick Wailes, UNSW Australia Corporate leaders are facing the same valley of death faced by many startups, judging by the latest round of financial results....

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Resources boom sets Australia apart from struggling US: Economy roundup


Economic events over the last couple of days have provided some compelling evidence of the widening divergence in conditions between the US and Australian...

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Six lessons from the worst bullying cases in Australia


By Michael Mead, Head of Workplace Relations Consulting Services, Ai Group For a nation that prides itself on a right to a ‘fair go’, Australia...

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