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todayMonday, 2 March 2015

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

todayMonday, 2 March 2015

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

Friday, 27 February 2015

Your competitors are about to crush you on price – here’s why

Global resourcing is the biggest shift in labour allocation the world has ever seen and it could be putting your business in imminent danger. by Scott Linden Jones

How I just sold the company I founded in my bedroom as a 14-year-old for $15.5 million

Canberra entrepreneur Michael McGoogan was just 14 when he started reselling US-based web hosting from his bedroom in 2002. by Eloise Keating

The 10 riskiest industries for 2015-16 – and the 10 safest

SMEs in the petroleum, heavy industry and machinery and scaffolding sectors should brace themselves for increasing market volatility, according to data released by IBISWorld today. by Eloise Keating

Wednesday, 25 February 2015

Xero raises $140 million to fund US and UK growth

New Zealand cloud accounting software company Xero has announced a capital raise from American venture capital firms Accel Partners and Matrix Capital Management. by Kye White

Two-tier mail system to become a reality as government fights to save Australia Post

Snail mail could get even slower as the federal government is expected to reveal a plan to stem the losses at Australia Post within weeks. by Eloise Keating

Monday, 23 February 2015

Fast Lane: How your business can get customised

There’s nothing new about customisation – but new business models are bringing custom-made products to the masses at accessible price points. by Cara Waters

Monday, 23 February 2015

Big business experience doesn’t necessarily mean small business success

Verne Harnish has been instrumental in shaping the minds of perhaps millions of SME owners across the world. by Kevin Moore
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