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Franchises Are Not Forever

July 30, 2014 | Simone Pentis

Franchises are not forever

Franchise agreements generally have a set period that they are to exist, with no automatic rights to extend operations after the expiry date. Neither is there generally any rights for a franchisee to be able to sell its franchise for a period that exceeds the Term and any renewal options expressly set out in their […]



Protect Yourself From The Tax Man

July 25, 2014 | Kate Fairley

Ring your insurance broker TODAY and make sure that your business insurance policy does include Tax Audit protection.

Firstly to all the fabulous business owners out there, here’s a great big congratulations on surviving another financial year in business. Give yourself a pat on the back! Now tell me how your accounts are looking. Did you have to race around scrambling up receipts for your accountant? Or are you one of those people […]



Email Templates – Essential Copywriting For Every Business

July 18, 2014 | Ingrid Cliff

Stop burying yourself in paperwork and make life easier by using accounting software to keep track of all your employee payments and contingencies.

Hands up if you are systems person. Someone who loves creating and religiously implementing new systems? Most women entrepreneurs fall somewhere between utter chaos, good intentions and sometimes systemisers. They generally only create a system when something goes pear-shaped or they are under stress. So before you have your next melt down, here’s a simple […]



Simple Steps For Creating a Blog Content Strategy

July 16, 2014 | Sorcha Mullis

Ramp up your blog by using Google Keyword Planner to find relevant topics.

Creating a popular and successful blog on your business website requires more than posting a few ad-hoc articles every now and then. Adding high-quality, relevant and useful content consistently requires planning and is essential for any online brand looking to expand their website and draw an audience. Understanding how to go about creating a blog […]



Why Are Words Not So Important? The Importance of Body Language

July 14, 2014 | Pix Jonasson

Are there secrets to making a fabulous presentation? Use these body language tips to make your next speaking gig memorable for all the right reasons.

The majority of human communication is through non-verbally contacting. People generally respond and understand it very well, even though we didn’t have any formal education on nonverbal language. In order to efficiently connect with your audience, you must notice what you are saying with non-verbal cues. Much of communication comes through body language. How you […]



Cash Flow Management: Essential To Business Success

July 7, 2014 | Angely Grecia

Here's 7 tips to help manage the cash flow of your business.

In the modern information age, knowledge truly is power. For business owners, that power comes from having a deep insight into how well their business is running. Perhaps the most important indicator for a small business is your cash flow. Cash flow refers to the way in which income flows into accounts and back out […]



Engaging Your Team Through On-site Training

July 4, 2014 | Sarah Savvas

Get you staff excited about training. Here's 3 ways to make your training sessions more engaging.

Corporate training has seen massive growth in the past three years, with training expenditures exceeding $130 billion worldwide. The reasons are due to both the economic recovery, as well as businesses discovering vast gaps in their employees skill sets. Although most companies understand the need for ongoing training, many have difficulty getting their workers excited […]



Big Trends in Customer Service

July 2, 2014 | Terri Mitchell AKA The Profit Frog

Customer service trends are on the move. Your small business needs to follow suit or you will be left behind.

Providing customers with what they want has been part of doing business for centuries. To discover that there are trends across this level of interaction should come as no surprise, given how deeply technology has penetrated every aspect of our modern lives. Areas gaining popularity include outbound follow-up, feedback, and mobile social media, and just […]



Should I Set Up a Master Franchise Structure Within Australia?

June 27, 2014 | Simone Pentis

Seting up Franschine Structure

In Australia we tend to see more overseas master franchisors who have granted a master franchise for the whole of Australia, as opposed to Australian based master franchisors who break up Australia into various territories (often, but not always based on State boundaries) that are then given to various master franchisees to operate the franchise […]



Seven Strategies to Increase Your Facebook Reach without Paying for Facebook Ads – Part Two

June 13, 2014 | Natalie Alaimo

Here's an update on recent changes to your Facebook page layout.

Increasing your Facebook reach is often spoken hand in hand with Facebook Marketing. Just because someone is a Fan on your Facebook Page, doesn’t mean that they will see everything you post, they never have and never will. Therefore it’s your responsibility as a savvy business owner and Facebook Page Manager to ensure that as […]