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Could an insurance claim ruin your business?


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

Finance a hurdle to hiring staff: survey


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,

Funding fails Gen Y small businesses: report


Nearly half (44 per cent) of Gen Y small businesses have applied for finance in the last year and more than a third (39 per cent) of those applications were

Government to send more GST funding to WA


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.

Major food franchisor to exhibit at Brisbane expo


The upcoming Brisbane Franchising & Business Opportunities Expo will include major food franchisor, Retail Food Group.

How to add innovation to a heritage franchise brand: Shingle Inn


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.