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Think your company has no pay gap? Only one way to find out

Think your company has no pay gap? Only one way to find out

Five years ago, if you’d asked Henry Davis York’s Managing Partner, Michael Greene, whether there was any pay discrepancy between men and women in the firm, he would have said no. By Georgina Dent
Mobile payments predicted to surge: Stripe

Mobile payments predicted to surge: Stripe

Australia is on track to become Stripe’s third biggest market, and co-founder John Collison says online sales will rocket with Apple Pay’s imminent arrival in the country . By Denham Sadler
Getting free trade right can be good for workers and exporters

Getting free trade right can be good for workers and exporters

Agreement on the controversial Trans-Pacific Partnership could come as early as this week, with negotiations now focused on “the last few issues,” according to Trade Minister Andrew Robb. By Tim Harcourt
Upgrade may not be a perfect 10 for your business

Upgrade may not be a perfect 10 for your business

Microsoft has launched Windows 10 with much fanfare, so should you upgrade? By Paul Wallbank
Google and the need for speed

Google and the need for speed

To climb the Google rankings you need a website that loads quickly. By Jim Stewart
Myer drops 100 fashion and homewares brands; Telstra unveils streaming device: Midday Roundup

Myer drops 100 fashion and homewares brands; Telstra unveils streaming device: Midday Roundup

Myer will scrap around 100 brands from its stores in a bid to streamline its product offering and lift sales growth. By Broede Carmody and Renee Thompson
Celeb chef has beef with council as he tries to save farm

Celeb chef has beef with council as he tries to save farm

Celebrity chef Neil Perry has come into bat for a small beef producer in regional Victoria after the local council refused an application for the farm to increase its wagyu beef production. By Renee Thompson
Cyber criminals targeting unwary businesses - report

Cyber criminals targeting unwary businesses - report

Australian businesses are increasingly becoming targets for cyber crime, according to the first national unclassified cyber security threat report. By Renee Thompson
Deloitte scraps bi-annual performance reviews: How your business can do the same

Deloitte scraps bi-annual performance reviews: How your business can do the same

Deloitte Australia is piloting what could be an Australian first after scrapping bi-annual performance reviews. By Renee Thompson
State with the highest payroll tax bill revealed

State with the highest payroll tax bill revealed

Payroll tax is one of the biggest bugbears for small business but research released today reveals SMEs in Western Australia may have more to complain about. By Eloise Keating
Iconic homestead closed after business operator goes bust

Iconic homestead closed after business operator goes bust

The company that leased an iconic homestead southwest of Melbourne has collapsed, leaving locals concerned about the heritage-listed property. By Broede Carmody
Topshop provides a dummy’s guide to containing social media backlash

Topshop provides a dummy’s guide to containing social media backlash

Fast fashion chain Topshop experiences the power of social media after a customer slammed the “ridiculously tiny” mannequins featuring in their shop window on Facebook. By Eloise Keating
South Australia has timely debate but SMEs aren’t clock watchers

South Australia has timely debate but SMEs aren’t clock watchers

South Australian premier Jay Weatherill has won the support of big business by pushing ahead with plans to change the state’s time zone to match Melbourne and Sydney. By Broede Carmody
Windows 10 released: Three things your business needs to know about upgrading

Windows 10 released: Three things your business needs to know about upgrading

Microsoft’s latest operating system is available in Australia from today, with the company hoping to eventually roll out the Windows 10 upgrade to one billion devices worldwide. By Broede Carmody
“Sharing economy is not just a tech trend”

“Sharing economy is not just a tech trend”

The rise of Uber, Airbnb is no passing fad, according to Rachel Botsman, the author and founder of the Collaborative Lab. By Cara Waters
Shoppable video comes of age

Shoppable video comes of age

The ability to buy products directly from a video presentation may not be new but shoppable video is about to reach a critical tipping point. By Cara Waters
The next chapter: How Mark Rubbo plans to make bookselling chain Readings even more profitable

The next chapter: How Mark Rubbo plans to make bookselling chain Readings even more profitable

Readings was founded in Carlton in 1969 but under Rubbo’s ownership, the business has grown to include five stores across Melbourne and a growing online business. By Broede Carmody
Social and unsocial hours – when it’s the best time to post online

Social and unsocial hours – when it’s the best time to post online

You wouldn’t call a customer at 4am to discuss an order, so why post to social media when customers aren’t online? By Jasmine Batra
Call yourself an expert? Four reasons why you should

Call yourself an expert? Four reasons why you should

To give you a little more confidence that what you have to say is of value, here are four truths to accept when positioning yourself as an expert. By Amanda Jesnoewski
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