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07 March 2019

The easy way to finding the right business licences

If you’re starting a business or planning changes to the way you operate, our Business Licence Finder makes it easy to find all the licensing and permit requirements you’ll need to meet.

05 March 2019

Free business research and industry reports

Research forms an important part of starting your business. At the SBDC we can provide you with free access to a range of industry and benchmarking data.

28 February 2019

Amnesty for businesses with unpaid superannuation

Behind on super payments to your employees? The ATO's proposed amnesty on unpaid superannuation will allow you to catch up on these payments without penalty.

27 February 2019

Get it in writing to save time, money and stress

Sometimes the simplest business tips are the most important pieces of advice you can adopt, and that’s definitely the case when it comes to ‘get it in writing’.

20 February 2019

How to prepare an invoice

Invoicing - something every business owner needs to know how to do, but are you getting it right?

15 February 2019

How to discount without impacting on your profit margin

There’s more to offering a discount than simply reducing your prices. Here are our tips to help you ensure your business maintains its profitability while offering discounts.

12 February 2019

3 steps to handle a difficult situation with an employee

If you’ve been putting off having a difficult conversation with one of your employees, here are three steps to follow to help you manage the situation.

07 February 2019

3 tips for hiring a website developer

Deciding who should build your website is a big decision. These tips will help you pick the right supplier so you end up with the website you need.

04 February 2019

3 tips to boost your business this Valentine's Day

Learn how to boost your business this Valentine’s Day with these three sales and marketing tips.

31 January 2019

The instant asset write-off explained

Research shows that close to half of all small business owners are unaware of the instant asset write off that is designed to help them.

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