How confident are you that you comply with the ATO requirements regarding independent contractors whose services you are using? The ATO's Black Economy Taskforce has been carrying out investigations and data-matching. They reveal significant non-compliance in the engagement of labour-based … [Read more...]
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As we are heading into a new decade and pause to reflect on what the 2020s may hold in store for us all, I am mindful of the wise words of Confucius (551 BC-479 BC): Study the past if you would define the future. So I'd like to look back on what I have seen over the better part of the past four … [Read more...]
We are all aware of the phrase "failing to plan is planning to fail." Every plan must have a starting point. If you do not know the starting point, how can the plan work? What kind of management tool do we have? If I ask you to tell me how to get to Geelong, you can’t do it unless you know where … [Read more...]
As the year draws to a close, it is important to take time to reflect on the year that was; review your 2019, in order to set the tone for 2020. Elite sports teams and good project managers complete a review process; and they use that as input for their planning and training. As a business owner, … [Read more...]
Authenticity is a word that has become widespread in a business context these days. Member Ian Ash shares his perspective on the real vital importance of authenticity. Have you ever noticed how words become flavour of the month? Disruption, for example? Empowerment. Mindfulness. Wellbeing. There … [Read more...]
When you want help with your business to survive, compete, grow, or substantially transform, the idea of having a great business coach working beside you is appealing. The key word in that sentence, of course, is "great". How do you find a great business coach among the hundreds available? Here … [Read more...]
New research indicates that thousands of Australian business owners have failed in their last and biggest job: to exit business with money. Read on to understand what is happening and know what you can do about it. More Business Owners Are Not Retiring In 2019, more than 415,000 Australians … [Read more...]
If a business coach doesn’t know your industry, let alone your business, and doesn’t bring tools, templates or solutions to help you deal with the difficulties you’re facing, then what on earth is the point? Well, in fact a great business coach can make a big difference to the performance of your … [Read more...]
Are you getting the government grants which you could obtain? If the answer is no, how do you go about getting them? Member of The NCP David Grieve reviews your options here. If you’re confused about government grants, you’re not the only one. Many Australian business owners believe that the … [Read more...]
Are you aware that Long Service Leave legislation has changed in Victoria? Read the highlights here and take action yourself and if in doubt, get support. A jaded business owner once said to me that, when it comes to workplace rights and responsibilities, employees have all the rights… and … [Read more...]