A staggering 87 per cent of small business owners agree that an insurance claim could damage or even ruin their business. While the latest survey reveals many small business owners
Funding is available for franchises says Ganesh Chandrasekkar, GM of SME Banking at Westpac after report shows SMEs face growth barriers. Small businesses are showing reluctance to hire more staff,
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If the Commonwealth government’s proposed reforms for the distribution of the GST revenue between the States and Territories is implemented, about a billion dollars a year of additional commonwealth funds will be spent to ensure “no state will be worse off”. But where the extra funds will come from is left to the imagination.
The Shingle Inn business began in Brisbane in 1936 and leverages its heritage as it expands around the country. But it isn’t looking backwards. Owner and co-director Andrew Bellchambers talks about the tricks of balancing tradition with innovation in a franchise chain.