It Pays Off: 7 reasons business owners should pay themselves a salary
Think back to the days before you started your business, when you were working for a boss. Chances are you were rewarded for your hard work with a regular salary. It may not have always been the same amount, but it came through like clockwork. And for the next week, month or however often you got paid, you’d do your best to make it last.
2018 Changes / Key Announcements
Here is a summary of the changes to be aware of and announcements that will potentially affect you for the year ending 30th June 2018 or will come into effect as of 1st July 2018.
9 steps to a client referral system that gets the leads flowing
How highly do you value leads in your business? For any small or medium business, leads should be the most highly prized currency — to be consistently sought and converted.
9 questions to ask before starting a business
Starting a business is part science, part art, and a large part hard work! It can get lost in all the excitement but you need to get the balance right.
ON versus IN: Why you should work on your business instead of just in it
“You need to work on your business, not just in your business.” Made popular by The E-Myth Revisited author Michael Gerber, it’s advice I’m sure you’ve heard dozens of times over the years (I certainly have). But despite being told over and over again, many small business owners still don’t seem to truly understand what it means.
9 ways you can pay less tax (but you need to act quickly)
Time is running out. If you want to take a few simple preventative measures to minimise or defer how much tax you will pay for this Financial Year, you need to do two things.
The 9 key steps to set up your SMSF correctly
Are you worried that your hard-earned money is not working hard enough for you? That your dream of your golden years spent on the golf course or with loved ones on the beach is fading fast?
Business owners: Are you keeping your eye on the ball, or the scoreboard?
The principles behind winning in business and winning in sport are similar in many ways. Take tennis, for example. If you’ve ever watched a match on television, you’ll know that along with all the hitting, running and grunting there are a lot of numbers involved.
Key Person Insurance: Could your business survive losing one if its key people?
As much as you try to share skills, knowledge and information in your company, you probably have some people who are key to your business’ success.