We hear the term small business a lot these days, and October is small business month here in Australia, but the question is are you running a small business or are you running a micro business? The Australian Bureau of Statistics says you are only classified as a small business […]

Most of us begin our working life as an employee, there are regular paydays, paid leave, sick leave and many other perks. When we go out and work for ourselves it is all a bit different. The first major difference is that the money coming in isn’t quite as regular, […]

Small businesses need to think about technology on a larger scale, even if you are not using the latest tech yourself you need to be aware of what is out there and what it means for the way we do business. Cloud computing – this is one of those areas […]

When it comes to business partnerships monogamy is not always the way to go. The chances of finding one business partner who will be able to meet all your needs moving forward are very slim and can harm your business in the long run. Don’t get me wrong here, there […]

The official definition of opportunity cost is “the loss of other alternatives when one alternative is chosen” but what does that really mean for businesses? If you run your own business there are many moving parts that you need to manage. If you are focussing on getting one part to […]

What if I told you that there was a simple question that could change the way you run your business? If there was something you could ask yourself every time you did a task at work that had the potential to make you more successful, would you be interested in knowing […]