DFK Crosbie Blog

Friday 22nd March 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Does your current business structure no longer suit you? If so, you may want to consider a restructure. Although this is a significant undertaking, thanks to the Small Business Restructure Roll-over legislation (introduced in 2016), small business owners are now

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Monday 18th March 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Hand on heart, how long has it been since you really looked at your business?

Running a business can become repetitive, comfortable and habitual – potential roadblocks for enhancing your bottom line profit. Ask yourself the following questions:

 

When was the last time you...

  • Critically
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Monday 25th February 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Improve your niche marketing strategy to stay ahead of the game.

A niche marketing strategy is one that targets a specific subset of a market and is not a strategy that is ideal for every business. However, if you have determined that a niche marketing strategy is right for your business, here are some things for you to consider to

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Monday 25th February 2019
Categories: Business | Health
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By  Stephanie Oakley

As the owner of a healthcare clinic, your number one priority is your patients. But in order to give them adequate care, you have to keep your business healthy as well. Xero's State of Small Business report for May 2018 revealed the biggest pain points for small businesses includes

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Monday 18th February 2019
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By  Stephanie Oakley

The beginning of the year after a break is great time to focus on the future of your business and its goals, for some of us it's time to think about buying a business.

If purchasing a business is new to you, or it is something you may be thinking about we have a series of answers to the most frequently asked questions

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Monday 18th February 2019
Categories: Business | Health | Not For Profit
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Safeguarding your ethical business practices and introducing new ones could be the best thing for your business.

 

Do ethics matter for your business?

In short, yes. Living in the ‘Information Age’ has meant that employees, businesses, and the general public have access to more information than ever

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Monday 18th February 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Small businesses with cash flow problems put themselves at risk of failing or suffering financial hardship.

Cash flow provides a business with stability so they are able to pay employees, avoid loan defaults and pay the overheads necessary to keep their business up and running.

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Monday 18th February 2019
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By  Stephanie Oakley

For a long time, one of the best ways the hospitality industry could support its community was simply by hiring the locals. Hotels employ 300,000 people across Australia, generating between $11 and $14 billion a year in domestic economic activity, according to Tourism Accommodation Australia. So they do a good deal for the economy as is.

However

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Monday 18th February 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Losing a loved one is a deeply painful, yet inevitable experience, which is why your business should be prepared to support a grieving employee.

In difficult times, your workplace should treat mourning staff members with as much compassion and sensitivity as possible. Sometimes this is easier said than done as fulfilling the

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Monday 18th February 2019
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

On 1 July 2018, the Australian Tax Office (ATO) rolled out Single Touch Payroll (STP).

This changed the way employers with 20 or more employees reported their employees’ tax and super information. Generally through payroll or accounting software that offer STP reporting (or through a third-party service provider), employers

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