What were the big issues for Small Business in 2018?

And what do they mean for 2019? Now that everyone is back at work for 2019, I am going to stick my neck out and join the chorus of commentators on the most important things that happened in 2018. Royal weddings and kindergarten behaviour in Canberra don’t feature in...

The REAL reason for most small business failures

The greatest cause of business failure I know that everyone (including me) tells you that the biggest cause of business failure is lack of cash flow. While that is certainly the direct cause of most business failures, there is another, underlying indirect cause....

Late Payments to Small Business – Again

Now it’s your turn to speak up. I know I go on about this, but really, it’s very important! And I’m not the only one who thinks so. Following an inquiry last year (Payment Times and Practices Inquiry) the Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise...

Time Management in Business . Beating Around the Bush

PRESENTER : TRACY SHEEN . NOT ANOTHER BUSINESS SHOW INTERVIEW : BRONWYN REID .TIME MANAGEMENT IN BUSINESS My friend Tracy Sheen hosts the Not Another Business Show Podcast. Instead of interviewing one person, Tracy chooses a business topic, and interviews a series of...

5 day payment terms in New South Wales

Who wants to move to NSW and get paid in 5 days? Payment Terms to Small Business is a hot topic at the moment. If you follow my posts, you will know that I have been writing on this topic for quite a few years now. I hope you are not getting bored with the topic, but...

Small Business cash-flow crisis … Have your say

When an issue you have a strong opinion about is being discussed on TV, you wave your finger at the screen and (loudly) tell anyone who will listen what your opinion is. Except nobody can hear you. Only your long-suffering family. If you happen to be a regional...