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Why small businesses should use two-factor authentication

Why small businesses should use two-factor authentication

It’s easier than ever for small businesses to use two-factor authentication to protect their data. Here’s why you should.
May 16 2019, 12:06PM
Why buy Microsoft cloud solutions from stationary supplier Winc?

Why buy Microsoft cloud solutions from stationary supplier Winc?

instead of buying Microsoft cloud products from a specialised IT provider, Australian businesses could buy them from office supplies provider Winc.
May 9 2019, 4:56PM
Budget 2019: 60-second summary of how your business might benefit

Budget 2019: 60-second summary of how your business might benefit

The key small business changes in a nutshell, including changes to the instant asset write-off and company tax rate.
Apr 3 2019, 1:38PM
Telstra reveals first of 28 "Business Technology Centres"

Telstra reveals first of 28 "Business Technology Centres"

The centres will offer guidance on cloud storage, software-as-a-service, data networks and IP phones.
Mar 5 2019, 10:15AM
Small businesses won't be penalised for STP mistakes in first year, says ATO

Small businesses won't be penalised for STP mistakes in first year, says ATO

Employers experiencing hardship, or located in areas with intermittent Internet could also be granted Single Touch Payroll (STP) exemptions.
Feb 14 2019, 3:01PM
Why small business owners need to become leaders

Why small business owners need to become leaders

Getting formal credit for small business leadership skills can be difficult - but there is a better way.
Jan 31 2019, 12:50PM
Is your business eligible for a $20,000 digital transformation?

Is your business eligible for a $20,000 digital transformation?

Willing to be in the public spotlight for 12 months? Your business might be eligible for the Small Business Digital Champions Project.
Dec 14 2018, 9:02AM
Thanks for the $2 billion for small-business expansion; now all we need are plans to expand

Thanks for the $2 billion for small-business expansion; now all we need are plans to expand

Most small and medium-sized companies in Australia have no written plan for future growth.
Dec 13 2018, 7:51PM
Telstra reveals 24/7 support, new phone plans for small businesses

Telstra reveals 24/7 support, new phone plans for small businesses

Telstra has launched a 24/7 IT support service and new mobile plans. It will also offer small businesses more help with ecommerce, cybersecurity and other ICT issues in 2019.
Dec 13 2018, 10:30AM
Small businesses can apply for up to $2,100 to check their cybersecurity

Small businesses can apply for up to $2,100 to check their cybersecurity

If you're worried your business is vulnerable to cybersecurity attacks, it might be worth applying for this Australian Government grant.
Dec 4 2018, 11:08AM
15,000 SMBs move to single touch payroll

15,000 SMBs move to single touch payroll

Small employers are beginning to report employees' tax and superannuation information each pay cycle.
Nov 14 2018, 4:57PM
NAB supports call for UK-style small business investment fund

NAB supports call for UK-style small business investment fund

Own a successful small business but can’t find long-term investors? This may be of interest.
Nov 14 2018, 1:05PM
Which towns are the ATO's "strike teams" visiting next?

Which towns are the ATO's "strike teams" visiting next?

The ATO plans to visit to 10,000 small businesses across Australia this year to “send a message” about tax evasion.
Nov 13 2018, 1:36PM
Labor and Coalition look to cut tax rate for small and medium businesses

Labor and Coalition look to cut tax rate for small and medium businesses

Both parties plan to reduce the rate to 25 percent in 2021-22.
Oct 12 2018, 3:24PM
Going viral: a curse if you're not prepared

Going viral: a curse if you're not prepared

Many small business people love the idea that their product or service might 'go viral' - that is, become briefly famous online and appear on thousands of sites around the world where it will be viewed millions of times. But even with that kind of exposure, massive sales, fame and fortune won't follow unless you're prepared.
Mar 4 2016, 2:58PM
Survey says... SMEs like instant asset write-off

Survey says... SMEs like instant asset write-off

MYOB's ongoing Business Monitor survey reports strong support for the instant asset write-off.
Dec 14 2015, 3:57PM
Need working capital? Here's another source

Need working capital? Here's another source

Online lender Moula can make lending decisions in hours and when loans are approved funds usually reach the lender within 24 hours after completing the application.
May 8 2015, 7:28PM
Small business win in a budget with 'fair' savings: Abbott

Small business win in a budget with 'fair' savings: Abbott

Tony Abbott has reaffirmed that the government’s aim is “always to get taxes down” in a speech also saying that the May 12 budget will offset all new spending with “responsible and fair” savings.
Apr 17 2015, 7:51PM
Microsoft is offering Azure for Disaster Recovery to Australian SMBs

Microsoft is offering Azure for Disaster Recovery to Australian SMBs

If you haven't talked to your IT provider about disaster recovery, it might be worth discussing this with them.
Feb 10 2015, 3:48PM
Constantly rushing to the printer to stop other people seeing your printouts?

Constantly rushing to the printer to stop other people seeing your printouts?

Lexmark's latest family of small-business printers include a feature that lets you stop anyone else seeing what you've printed.
Sep 24 2014, 9:14AM

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