News and interviews on Gary Morgan including trends, features, blogs and community conversations from an Australian business perspective.
Friday, 08 April 2011
As Wayne Swan and Bill Shorten take out their carving knives and tax scales, it would be a great time to consider the impact on smart companies.
Friday, 19 March 2010
The next few months will be a time for export oriented companies to cut costs.
Friday, 05 March 2010
Now is the time to buy better and lock in pre-inflationary prices to maintain a competitive advantage in the emerging recovery and renewal markets.
Friday, 26 February 2010
The next six months are going to be an increasingly difficult prospect for traditional small and medium enterprises that have survived the GFC.
Friday, 19 February 2010
Regrettably, we are now likely to be heading down the next double black diamond run of a W recovery rather than the super-optimistic picture which is being painted by many pundits.
Monday, 15 February 2010
The second half of the financial year is going to be very tough. But creating an opportunities register is just one thing you must do.
Friday, 05 February 2010
Glenn Stevens is to be congratulated for his Sun Tzu-like capacity to retain the element of surprise.
Friday, 22 January 2010
The RBA is very likely to start a series of moves to normalise our economy.
Friday, 15 January 2010
Smart companies should be cautiously excited about the year ahead, although the recovering economy could make it harder to keep staff.
Friday, 08 January 2010
In this climate, smart companies will take the opportunity to secure long-term finance before the banks find new excuses to delay bridging finance deals.
Friday, 18 December 2009
Businesses that have unrealistic growth plans for 2010 should be warned, as there has been a shift in world wide consumer expectations towards basics and value-added offers.
Friday, 04 December 2009
There is a real need for small business to plan ahead for the next round of financial crises in the US and Europe.
Friday, 13 November 2009
The reality is that job creation rather than job churn is the key to national success.
Friday, 06 November 2009
The real problem for small business lies in missed management opportunities.
Friday, 30 October 2009
If your tax returns don't fit within the profiling, you're likely to receive an audit.
Friday, 23 October 2009
Smart companies may need to follow the lead of their American cousins and start to let the legislators know that taxation and subsidies to the big banks and big bonus mentality needs be tuned around.
Friday, 16 October 2009
The RBA and Treasury's aim will be to drag back the stimulus packages and force business to fight for funds if they are focussed on living off the federal funding programs.
Friday, 09 October 2009
Smart entrepreneurs need to watch their back very closely, continue strenuous efforts to build exports and establish lines of credit for the second half of the financial year.
Friday, 25 September 2009
Smart entrepreneurs need to lock in long-term customers while there is a burst of confidence.
Friday, 11 September 2009
Against evidence of rising retail consumption, there is still continuing pessimism and concern that we may be headed for a W shaped economic pattern.