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Why Making Profit is a Good Thing

Why Making Profit is a Good Thing

Let’s talk about profit. Do you feel uncomfortable already? How about ‘sales’ or ‘revenue’ – are those easier to deal with instead? It’s interesting how words can be loaded with a negative association. Too often, the media’s unsavoury portrayal of profit makes it a...

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What Kind of Support Is Available during Omicron?

What Kind of Support Is Available during Omicron?

1 February 2022, the government announced another range of financial support schemes to help businesses through the Omicron outbreak. Here are the highlights of these schemes, as well as a reminder that your SBCS loan may be repayable soon, if applicable.  ...

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How to Think Like an Entrepreneur

How to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Penny for your thoughts? Actually, they’re worth a lot more! Continual innovation and big-picture thinking is the hallmark of the entrepreneurial spirit and every business owner's success. How you think about your business has a powerful impact on how you ultimately...

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How to Build an Effective Management System

How to Build an Effective Management System

After a tough year, it’s often challenging to keep the spirits up and keep your employees motivated and productive. We see this trend every year, and usually it passes – once the team is back from their summer break, their spirits are high and they’re eager to work...

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Why You Need to Work On Your Business – Not In It

Why You Need to Work On Your Business – Not In It

Are you micro-managing every piece of your business? If so, you probably can’t see the forest for the trees – the bigger picture, instead of all the small details. As the business owner or CEO, your job is to look ahead, imagine what your business can become, work out...

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The Art of Asking the Right Questions

The Art of Asking the Right Questions

Your team is only as strong as the questions you ask  If you’ve ever been in charge of training people, you may have had moments where you get frustrated with the pace people are learning at, or that you often have to repeat yourself.  Maybe these thoughts sound...

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Life Goal #3: Building a Legacy

Life Goal #3: Building a Legacy

We’re taking you back to school with a fun little multiple choice question:  What is most important to you? Keeping abreast with fads and trends Building something of lasting value and impact  For us, we’d choose to create a legacy every time. And we suspect you do...

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The Unexpected New Burden on Landlords

The Unexpected New Burden on Landlords

On 23 March 2021, the government threw us a curveball no one saw coming. They proposed some major tax changes which they believe would fix the housing market and slow down house price increases. However, these changes will have a major impact on landlords. The...

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