Off the back of a small business-focused budget, Billson told a round-table of female entrepreneurs and business leaders in Melbourne last night the Prime Minister has a new task for him. By Eloise Keating
Golden Gaytime fan Jesse James McElroy is celebrating with the announcement Streets is releasing a tub version of the iconic Aussie ice cream but it’s still unclear whether McElroy led a grassroots campaign or merely fronted a canny marketing stunt. By Cara Waters
Former Smart50 finalist Booktopia is set to acquire one of its largest competitors, in a move that chief executive Tony Nash predicts will give his company 80% of the local online book retail market. By Eloise Keating
A former bus company employee who was fired following two workplace incidents, including almost running over a fellow employee while there were in the bus depot, has won her unfair dismissal case and will get her job back. By Renee Thompson
Businesses and individuals in South Australia are being warned to close their doors on a bitumen-laying business with workers that have been labelled “bandits” and “travelling conmen”. By Eloise Keating
Businesses have come out in support of proposals to make it easier to access capital through crowdsourced equity funding after it was outlined in a consultation paper released by Small Business Minister Bruce Billson today. By Renee Thompson and Eloise Keating
Are you treating your business like an athlete or just scraping by, checking the vitals and hoping it’s still living? Just by doing more frequent and detailed measurements you can take your business from torpor to title-holder. By Warren Harmer
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