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Welcoming Strangers into Your Home for Business

June 6, 2017 | Guest Blogger

The thought of starting a business can be overwhelming. Aside from all  paperwork to fill up, you must also take into consideration that you should invest not just in people but in a convenient workplace as well. People have started opening their doors to strangers in exchange for services. Whether they provide home care services […]



50 Fastest Growing B2B Companies

April 24, 2017 | Danielle MacInnis

There are so many advice givers out there that it is hard to know who to listen too. I like to listen to those who have proven their theories and built a successful company. Below is the findings of a research involving 1.5 million businesses to build a list of the top 50 fastest growing. […]



The Late Payment Culture in Australia is a Boon for Invoice Finance Companies

February 28, 2017 | Guest Blogger

Business conditions in Australia have surged in recent weeks and a reprieve from a hike in interest rates seems likely, at least in the short-term. The ASX 200 has risen and data from a national survey carried out by the National Australia Bank shows that business confidence is now 10, which is the highest it […]



Social Entrepreneurship Insight: Key Trends to Watch in 2017

January 23, 2017 | Fonthip Ward

Social entrepreneurship is experiencing some exciting key trends to watch in 2017. What was once a difficult venture to pursue is becoming easier as access to valuable resources increases and as more consumers hold corporations socially responsible. Let’s take a look at what exactly social entrepreneurship is, what defines a social enterprise, and what the […]



The World Needs Women Entrepreneurs

January 18, 2017 | David Solomon

There is a gradual but steady global shift that I believe will result in women being the inevitable future leaders of our societies. If not, at the very least the current imbalance will be redressed. What is needed in business today is a better grasp of (and comfort with) relationships of all kinds. And this […]



Disruptive Trends: How’s Your Bot?

August 19, 2016 | Ingrid Moyle

Talking to people is so last century. In the never ending quest to streamline life, tech explorers are looking at ways to automate conversations through advanced chat bots. Chat bots are simply pieces of software that run automated tasks at pace faster than a human can, usually in response to questions or actions. At its […]



What do LinkedIn and Supermarkets Have in Common?

April 3, 2016 | Robyn Henderson

Are you crazy Robyn, they are totally different? Well, you may be surprised to find that LinkedIn and supermarkets  have a lot in common apart from the fact that both are dependant on regular customers/shoppers. In fact, there are 3 things we must do to stay on top of this commonality. Firstly, picture yourself zipping […]



Disruptive Trends: Say Goodbye To Cash

March 23, 2016 | Ingrid Moyle

Most women hate heavy purses full of coins. With the trend to non-cash purchases, soon cash (and coin purses) could be a thing of a very archaic past. Where are we now? Australia is one of the world leaders when it comes to the move towards a cashless society. Trends reported by the Reserve Bank […]



Disruptive Trends: The Changing Face of Retail

February 22, 2016 | Ingrid Moyle

The collapse of Dick Smith has highlighted that traditional bricks and mortar stores, and retail models are on the way out. Consumers now purchase differently than they did 10 years ago with people taking up online shopping at an increasing rate. Australians spent over $18.1 billion in online retail in the twelve months leading up […]



Do You Have The Right Marketing Tools?

February 2, 2016 | Danielle MacInnis

In this ever changing marketing landscape it is not surprising that most of us don’t have the marketing tools we need. If we look at the marketing technology landscape put together by chiefmartec.com, how could we? Scott Brinker has a great free download book called A New Brand of Marketing that explains some of this landscape and […]