UPDATE: 2021 COVID-19 Queensland Business Support Grants (August 2021 Lockdown)

UPDATE: 2021 COVID-19 Queensland Business Support Grants (August 2021 Lockdown) August 16, 2021 | Business, COVID-19 This article has been updated on 17 August 2021 now that full details around eligibility and claims have been released.  The Queensland Government has just announced that minimum $10,000 grants will be made available to small and medium businesses across Queensland…

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3 things you need to consider when starting a business

3 things you need to consider when starting a business August 6, 2021 | Business Starting a business involves planning, making financial decisions, doing market research, and acquiring knowledge in areas you never thought you would learn about before. This article details a few of the first things you must consider in order to start off…

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5 Crucial reasons your business needs an accountant

5 Crucial reasons your business needs an accountant July 30, 2021 | Business To take your business to the next level you need more than passion. A trustworthy team of people is mandatory for your business to succeed. A key role that is commonly overlooked is the role of a business’s accountant. Inexperienced entrepreneurs often…

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A new grant to Boost QLD businesses

A new grant to Boost QLD businesses July 23, 2021 | Business A total of $2.5 million in grants will be available to small businesses in Queensland as part of the government’s Business Boost Grant Program. Grants of up to $15,000 will be available for businesses to complete projects like; future planning, specialised automated software…

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NSW COVID-19 lockdown support for business and individuals

NSW COVID-19 lockdown support for business and individuals July 15, 2021 | Business, COVID-19 Below we share our summary of the key support available to NSW business owners affected by the current COVID-19 lockdowns. The NSW and Federal Governments have announced a series of new measures to support business during extended lockdowns of four weeks…

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NSW Relief Package for COVID Impacted Businesses

NSW Relief Package for COVID Impacted Businesses July 6, 2021 | Business A new grant package in NSW has been designed to help thousands of small businesses impacted by the recent COVID lockdown restrictions. The package is made up of three main components:   1. Grant between $5,000 and $10,000 From late July 2021, businesses…

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Get it right with Alternative Work Arrangements (WFH)

Get it right with Alternative Work Arrangements (WFH) June 30, 2021 | Business It is now very common for businesses to have alternative work arrangements in place for snap lockdowns like the one we are facing this week. These changes include working from home, changes in rosters, and hours of work. There have been temporary…

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The Annual Wage Review – What you need to do and when

The Annual Wage Review – What you need to do and when June 18, 2021 | Business The Fair Work Commission wage panel has announced a 2.5% increase to the national minimum wage starting 1 July 2021. The decision was based on a premise that the economy has ‘exceeded expectations’ and that a recovery was…

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4 critical mistakes people make with their bookkeeping

4 critical mistakes people make with their bookkeeping June 11, 2021 | Business Having a strong finance function is an imperative part of your business. With this, you must ensure that your bookkeeping is done correctly so that your figures are accurate so that you can assess your business position. When your numbers are right,…

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