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Monday, 23 February 2015

How Jen Bishop, an editor turned full-time blogger, found work-life balance

Most people's idea of work life balance is a myth, but that doesn't mean it doesn't exist. Rather, it means, we need to redefine what the concept actually means. by Jen Bishop
 

Monday, 16 February 2015

Pie Face founder Wayne Homschek turfed from board as new management team seek to turn things around

Pie Face co-founder Wayne Homschek has been ousted from the board of the company he founded more than 10 years ago, less than two months after the company emerged from voluntary administration. by Eloise Keating
 

Tuesday, 2 December 2014

The eight things successful entrepreneurs never say

Being a successful entrepreneur has a lot to do with attitude. If you want business success, here are eight things you should never say. by Cara Waters
 

Monday, 24 November 2014

Standing up to the problem of sitting down: The standing desk revolution

In today’s health-conscious society, we are constantly looking for new ways to increase our productivity, life expectancy, and general wellbeing. Could the answer be as simple as throwing away the office chair? by Adam Anticaglia
 

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

All in the family: How daughters are leading Aussie family businesses into the next generation

Times are changing, but there still remain many challenges for women wishing to inherit a family businesses. by Kirsten Robb
 

Monday, 13 October 2014

Why the Australian economy still needs manufacturing

With employers heading offshore and jobs decimated, what will emerge from the ashes of the Australian manufacturing industry? And what role should the federal government play? by Peter Gahan
 

Monday, 6 October 2014

How to minimise the impact of marriage breakdown on your business

A sad reality is that thousands of couples who jointly own an SME face the risk that their marriages might one day fail. Thankfully, there are some steps you can take to make sure your business doesn’t collapse as a result. by Michael Laurence
 

Tuesday, 30 September 2014

Seven top tips for motivating your employees

Getting the most out of your staff is one of the biggest challenges you’ll face as a business owner. Here are seven top tips from the businesses in the 2014 Smart50. by Eloise Keating
 

Monday, 22 September 2014

Older Australians, high income earners and men more likely to work from home: Survey

One-in-three Australians who work part-time or full-time have used the internet to work from home, with older Australians and high income earners more likely to do so than younger workers or those on lower incomes, according to a survey released today. by Andrew Sadauskas
 

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