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06 November 2020

Extended Christmas trade and your lease

Wondering how extended Christmas trading hours may impact on the operating expenses covered in your lease? Here’s what you need to know.

04 November 2020

What to include in your cancellation policy

Having a written cancellation policy is a must for businesses that offer services, to protect your business and stay on the right side of the law.

02 November 2020

Easy tips to increase your sales

Discover a range of quick and easy sales techniques that can help you attract more shoppers and increase your sales.

29 October 2020

Claiming tax deductions on client gifts

Planning to give gifts to your clients for Christmas? Here is a rundown on what you can and can’t claim back as a deduction at tax time.

28 October 2020

How to apply the lessons learned from COVID-19

Find out how you can apply changes in business and consumer behaviour prompted by COVID-19 to give your business a boost during the festive season.

26 October 2020

Hiring Christmas casuals

If you’re planning to take on casual staff during the busy Christmas and New Year period, there are a few key things you need to know.

21 October 2020

4 early warning signs your business may be in trouble (and what you can do about it)

Being aware of the early warning signs that your business may be in trouble will provide you with the best opportunity to take action and turn things around.

19 October 2020

Extended Christmas trading hours

Extended trading hours for the lead up to Christmas and New Year’s Day have recently been announced by the State Government.

19 October 2020

COVID Safety Plans for business

New COVID Safety Plans have been released for WA businesses to reopen as part of the easing of COVID-19 restrictions. Find out how to comply (as at 19 October 2020).

13 October 2020

7 key questions to improve your profitability

What are the 7 questions you must ask to improve your profitability? We spoke to financial management and business consultant, Shelley Walsh.

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