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Wednesday 11th October 2017
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Family businesses come in all different shapes and sizes and account for 70% of all businesses in Australia.

Like all businesses, a family business can have advantages, such as flexibility, and disadvantages, such as family conflicts.

Here are top 10 tips for family businesses from the Australian Small Business and

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Monday 30th January 2017
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

In this blog we discuss the dynamics of transitioning to a small business and the challenges you may encounter along the way, including building a team, letting go of responsibilities, and most significantly… changing your mindset!

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Monday 4th July 2016
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Are your Board meetings productive and effective or are they frustrating, long and drawn out with no resolutions or action plans? Here are a few tips to get the most out of your board meeting: -

  • Have an agenda and circulate material relevant to the agenda a week in advance
     
  • Set a finish time for the meeting.
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Monday 30th May 2016
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Many employers miss the real opportunity of Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) time. Most taxpayers see it as complicated, a burden and an additional cost which takes away attention from driving business initiatives.

Employees are a valuable resource of any organisation, and the success of an organisation is the ability of those employees

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Monday 14th September 2015
Category: Business
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By  Stephanie Oakley

Short answer is yes and it is not as complicated as you think.  A practical plan with an action list can be drafted within hours.
 

It is concerning the number of business owners that concentrate on short term or internal operational matters without focusing on the key strategies of the business. These strategies drive

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