Password manager apps: Why you could be a “hacker’s dream” without one
Cloud computing and web-based apps have undoubtedly improved business efficiency. But once you and your team start using various online apps, one aspect quickly becomes inefficient (not to mention downright annoying): having to repeatedly enter usernames and passwords to log in.
Buying a rental property in Perth? The negative gearing option explained…
Thinking about buying a rental property in Perth? Have you considered negative gearing? Here’s how it works - then you can decide if it’s a good option for you…
Small business GST: Who needs to register and how do you do it?
Most Australians know about goods & service tax - but does your business need to register? All you need to know about GST registration & how to go about it…
5 alternatives to word-of-mouth marketing for small businesses
“I get all my business from word-of-mouth marketing.” “I’m a referral business.” “I don’t have the budget for marketing.” “I’m just too busy to market my business!”
Unmasking liability: 6 signs that contractor is really your employee
In a lot of situations, hiring a contractor to get a particular job done makes perfect sense. It may require expertise or skills none of your employees has. You may only need someone for a short timeframe to clear a backlog of work. Or maybe you just want to avoid having to go through a formal recruitment process.
Small business owners & remote workers: What the home office expense ATO crackdown means to you
Do you know the three conditions you must meet after the home office expense ATO crackdown? These are explained here - how do they affect your next claim?
Small business owners: Understand the ATO’s single touch payroll requirements & how to prepare
With single touch payroll here for some and on its way for others, understand the ATO requirements & how to prepare your business for the changes ahead…
Planning to claim for clothing and laundry expenses this year? Find out how the ATO crackdown may affect you…
The ATO has vowed to crack down this year on clothing and laundry expenses. What are they on the lookout for? Here’s what you need to know before claiming…
9 ways for small business owners to keep the taxman happy
When Benjamin Franklin said that the only things certain in life were “death and taxes” most people didn’t consider that they may be closely linked.
Creating quotes and proposals FASTER: 5 reasons (and 8 apps) to automate your proposal process
When a prospective client asks you for a quote, it's a powerful opportunity to make a sale. In fact, with the right response you may be able to ‘seal the deal’ almost immediately.