Off the announcement of sweeping changes to skilled migration and the funding for university students, it is unsurprising businesses may be worried about whether they’ll be able to fill their skills needs in the future. Read more.
Tuesday 9 May, 2017 | By: James Flaherty
FISCAL 1 Treasurer Scott Morrison handed down the 2017-18 Budget in Canberra tonight, and it contains a series of targeted measures to help small business grow and employ. This is ultimately an ‘education and infrastructure’ budget, but small business will welcome the extension of the instant asset write-off, a focus on regulatory reform, strong infrastructure investment, and a national skilling fund. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says the 2017 Federal Budget continues Turnbull Government measures to help small business. Read more.
All signs are pointing towards a Federal Budget which will significantly boost infrastructure investment, particularly in light of Treasurer Scott Morrison’s speech on “good debt” and “bad debt”. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) says the Federal Budget is critical for the Turnbull Government, urging the Treasurer to deliver for small business. Read more.
In today’s rough and tumble world, consumers have come to expect they will be let down by the companies they deal with. Have you ever been disappointed by a company or brand? Read more.
Hiring young people has many advantages if your workplace can be transformed into a learning workplace. You’ll soon discover how much young people want to secure their independence, make money and get into the workforce to start experiencing adult-life. Read more.
Twelve years ago when I began building websites the goal in business was to get the phone to ring or to have the person walk in the door of your business. Most advertising was done through print, and therefore expensive. Most businesses weren’t capturing a persons’ details unless they bought from them. Read more.
It’s not all sun, sea, surf and sport on the Sunshine Coast. There is another seriously significant S word: Services. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) has teamed up with natural gas producer QGC and local chambers of commerce and business groups to help rural and regional small businesses. Read more.
Following the State Government’s announcement of mandatory licensing to crack down on rogue labour hire operators, there has been some discussion on possible outcomes of moving to regulate the industry. Read more.
It adds up that if a business is experiencing financial difficulty, there’s a good chance that invoices won’t get paid on time, and potentially not at all. That’s bad news for your bottom line. At Optimum Recoveries we’re here to help, so we thought we’d share our top *10 warning signs* that a business is in financial distress with you. Read more.
It was a key story in the newspaper. That must be good for business, right? All publicity is good publicity, isn’t it?
Hmm, if the story is regarding a claim made by a current/former employee about how they have been treated poorly in your workplace, I wouldn’t be thinking that’s a great way to showcase a business.