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Tuesday, 1 September 2015

Don’t call me: How SME owners can contribute to better work life balances for employees

Employees in small to medium sized businesses are among those increasingly picking up the phone to respond to work queries after hours. by Renee Thompson
 

Monday, 31 August 2015

Fast Lane: The darker side of business travel

Part of the job of being SmartCompany editor involves regular interstate trips from Melbourne to Sydney and Canberra and even the occasional bit of overseas travel. by Cara Waters
 

Help! I don’t know what to put in my email subject lines

The subject line for your company emails can be tricky things to master, but it's well worth getting them right. by Aunty B
 

Friday, 28 August 2015

The Lighter Side: Clive Palmer dance fest. Content warning – may contain nuts

Capable of some pretty odd behaviour, this week Clive Palmer outdid himself. by Zoe Dattner
 

Wednesday, 26 August 2015

SMEs lack mental health resources but that’s about to change

Small business owners are being urged to come together to develop relevant materials for entrepreneurs and sole traders who are feeling anxious or depressed due to the daily pressures of running a business. by Broede Carmody
 

Tuesday, 25 August 2015

Hacking and the end of privacy: What you should do to protect your data

Last week in the wake of the Ashley Madison scandal, I found out my husband's email had been compromised. by Fi Bendall
 

The magnificent seven aspects of integrity

What does acting with integrity mean for business and employees? by Eve Ash
 

Monday, 24 August 2015

Fast Lane: Small businesses need to think like Kim Kardashian

Last week I chaired a panel discussion for CPA Australia on the future of small business in Australia. by Cara Waters
 

“Gobsmacked” customer’s Facebook post goes viral in heart-warming customer service tale

Mara Goncalves “did the unthinkable” last week and accidentally locked her baby in her car but her Facebook post on how the infant was rescued and the exemplary customer service she received has now gone viral. by Cara Waters
 
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