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Why mid-size companies need more than just tax cuts to create jobs and growth

By Jana Matthews, University of South Australia Company tax cuts are a key component of Treasurer Scott Morrison’s plan to drive growth in jobs and wages,...


Canadian diners line up in -3 degree weather for a taste of fast food chain Jollibee

Filipino fast food cult favourite Jollibee is continuing its international expansion having launched in Canada this week—and hundreds of customers faced tight crowd control...


Four lessons for approaching investors from Employment Hero’s $4.5 million raising

Following an over-subscribed funding round of $3 million in June this year, Employment Hero has taken on further investment bringing its series A funding...
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Four tips to prepare your company for financial success and international expansion

In recent years we’ve seen Australian startups transform into very successful larger businesses and export their intellectual property internationally. Atlassian, Envato and Freelancer are...


Vinomofo to launch in Singapore and California: “It’s spread like wildfire”

Vinomofo is knocking off the second country on its hit list for global domination with launch celebrations to commence in Singapore next month. After closing...
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Domino’s to serve up sundaes, but what’s ice-cream worth in the pizza market?

Domino’s Pizza prepared the Australian share market for summer yesterday with the announcement that it would chase Australia’s $700 million cold dessert market with...
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The Heat Group buys 96-year-old distributor Doward International: Gillian Franklin’s top tips for making acquisitions work

Australian cosmetics distributor the Heat Group is continuing its strategy of growing through acquisitions by buying long-running personal care distribution company Doward International for...
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NSW beats VIC to claim first place in state economic rankings

New South Wales has again edged ahead of Victoria in CommSec’s quarterly State of the States economic rankings, and the ACT isn’t far behind. The...
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Five top tips for cutting into the Chinese market from Slim Secrets founder Sharon Thurin

While brands from New Zealand, the US and other countries have traditionally dominated Australian shopping aisles, I saw a real opportunity to embrace the China-Australia Free...
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Four lessons for business growth from $63 billion tech giant Salesforce

In just over a decade Salesforce has grown into a Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) company giant worth more than $US48 billion ($63 billion). But according to executives...

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