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Bernie Brookes steps down as Myer CEO

Bernie Brookes steps down as Myer CEO

Bernie Brookes has stepped down as the chief executive officer and managing director of Myer after close to nine years in the top job. By Eloise Keating
Shark Tank recap: Why I turned down a $2 million offer on national TV

Shark Tank recap: Why I turned down a $2 million offer on national TV

It was the largest offer made by an Australian shark to date, but entrepreneur Stan Kruss decided to turn down a $2 million deal from Steve Baxter on national television last night. By Eloise Keating
Six pearls of wisdom from Warren Buffett’s 2015 letter to shareholders

Six pearls of wisdom from Warren Buffett’s 2015 letter to shareholders

Billionaire investor Warren Buffett published his eagerly anticipated annual letter to shareholders of his company Berkshire Hathaway this weekend. By Cara Waters
Bankrupt My Kitchen Rules contestant could be forced to pay back anything he wins to creditors

Bankrupt My Kitchen Rules contestant could be forced to pay back anything he wins to creditors

A contestant on Channel Seven’s popular reality cooking television show My Kitchen Rules who filed for bankruptcy last year could be stripped of any winnings from the show, according to bankruptcy experts. By Kirsten Robb
“What a sly n nasty piece of sh-t you are”: Is this the worst social media response ever by a business?

“What a sly n nasty piece of sh-t you are”: Is this the worst social media response ever by a business?

The owner of a business that hires mechanical bucking machines, including a bucking penis for hen’s night events, has become embroiled in a war of words with a customer after she left a bad review on the company’s Facebook page. By Kirsten Robb
Newly minted: 43,500 people became millionaires in Australia in 2014

Newly minted: 43,500 people became millionaires in Australia in 2014

Strong equity and property investment markets helped to create 43,500 new Australian millionaires in 2014, according to the latest report about Australia’s high net worth individuals by analysts at Investments Trends. By Eloise Keating
Sydney owner pockets $1.37 million growth on Epping home over 20 years on another big auction weekend

Sydney owner pockets $1.37 million growth on Epping home over 20 years on another big auction weekend

The owner of a four bedroom brick home in the northern Sydney suburb of Epping has pocketed $1.37 million on the sale of the property they purchased for $350,000 about 20 years ago. By Kirsten Robb
Fast Lane: Food and Grocery Code of Conduct falls short

Fast Lane: Food and Grocery Code of Conduct falls short

The government is trumpeting the release of its new Food and Grocery Code of Conduct, which was prescribed as a code last week. By Cara Waters
Forever young: How to keep an old business moving

Forever young: How to keep an old business moving

Here’s how to revitalise a business that’s been around for a long time – without alienating employees and traditional markets. By Leo D’Angelo Fisher
Samsung unveils Galaxy S6 and 6s edge, including virtual reality headsets and Samsung Pay: MWC 2015

Samsung unveils Galaxy S6 and 6s edge, including virtual reality headsets and Samsung Pay: MWC 2015

Samsung has unveiled its latest flagship Galaxy smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and S6 edge, at the Mobile World Congress trade show in Barcelona, along with a virtual reality headset for the devices and an Apple Pay-like payment platform. By Andrew Sadauskas
Telstra to roll out 450Mbps 4GX, VoLTE, LTE Broadcast and 5G in major mobile network upgrade

Telstra to roll out 450Mbps 4GX, VoLTE, LTE Broadcast and 5G in major mobile network upgrade

Telstra will roll out a range of next generation technologies across its mobile network, including deploying 450Mbps 4GX capabilities in selected capital city CBDs by April this year, along with technology allowing 4G voice calls and broadcasts to mobiles. By Andrew Sadauskas
I gave my intern the benefit of the doubt and she screwed me!

I gave my intern the benefit of the doubt and she screwed me!

It’s best you learn this lesson now and not five years down the track. By Aunty B
Common myths about the gender pay gap

Common myths about the gender pay gap

Here is the truth about four common myths that exist around the gender pay gap. By Meg Smith
New fees are small change for FIRB buyers: Shane Oliver

New fees are small change for FIRB buyers: Shane Oliver

If the media is to be believed, the reason the real estate market is so hot is due to foreigners, especially Chinese, turning up with blank cheques buying everything in sight. But it it true? By Shane Oliver
How font size can impact your sales conversion

How font size can impact your sales conversion

Imagine you are a retailer who is running a sale. Does the font size of your pricing really matter? By Bri Williams
Is ‘social selling’ all it’s cracked up to be? Some myths and challenges

Is ‘social selling’ all it’s cracked up to be? Some myths and challenges

Since LinkedIn started its publishing arm there has been a growing tsunami of articles filling our news feeds and inboxes. By Sue Barrett
Merivale group founder John Hemmes dies; ParcelPoint raises $7 million in capital: Midday Roundup

Merivale group founder John Hemmes dies; ParcelPoint raises $7 million in capital: Midday Roundup

John Hemmes, founder of the iconic Merivale hospitality group, has lost his battle with cancer, passing away at the age of 83 in Sydney. By Kirsten Robb
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