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todayFriday, 27 November 2015

Melbourne small businesses are closing down thanks to “dumb” council parking restrictions

One business owner said there was zero consultation with the small business community before the meters were introduced. by Broede Carmody

todayFriday, 27 November 2015

Vocation collapses into voluntary administration

The collapse comes just over 12 months after the company was forced to forfeit $19.6 million in government funding. by Eloise Keating

Seven reasons Australian property won't crash

Is Australia’s property market really a precarious house of cards waiting to topple? by Michael Yardney

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

Furniture, bedding and flooring retail buying group collapses

Stores in the Homemakers group are independently owned, and are not in voluntary administration. by Eloise Keating

Wednesday, 25 November 2015

The most important things this chief executive has learned after 20 years running a $200 million business

"The first thing you learn when working with big brands is you have to be able to build strong relationships with whoever you are dealing with." by Broede Carmody

WATCH: Steve Baxter interviews his newest co-Shark Glen Richards

The new Shark Tank judge explains how he came to be involved in the show, and says startups are much more than just a good idea. by Denham Sadler

Tuesday, 24 November 2015

Whose economy is it? Why we need to empower local business communities

The way to empower people who can innovate the economy is through their local business communities. by Peter Strong

Christmas trading explained: SmartCompany’s guide to festive season public holidays and opening hours 2015

Which days can you trade and which days will mean paying your staff more? by Eloise Keating

Discount retail chain collapses owing $1.2 million to unsecured creditors

The collapse of Flash Harry’s follows the administration of competing discount retail chains Crazy Clark’s and Sam’s Warehouse in the second half of 2014. by Eloise Keating
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