The trap that can send your highly profitable restaurant broke

There’s a saying in business, “You can go broke making a profit.” And another, “Cash is king. Profit is theory.” As you know only too well, you don’t pay rent, meet payroll or pay your bills with profit. You pay them with cash. A restaurant can make a lot of […]

Is your business sailing along without a map?

For many, the word ‘budget’ is about as appealing as the word ‘diet’. It seems to imply what you will go without, rather than what you will achieve. To a successful business owner, however, the word ‘budget’ has a very different meaning. It’s more like a map than a diet. […]

Why your Craft Brewery’s next customer is worth more than $6,000

You and your craft brewery both need to make a great first impression

Imagine a new customer walks into your brewery. It’s just another business transaction. You give them a product, and they give you money. After all, they’re just another customer. No big deal, right? But what if I told you that new customer would be worth more than $6,000 to your business. Would you have handled it any differently?

Choosing the Right Cloud Storage.

Reblogging Sarah Mitroff’s cloud storage comparison post on CNET The following are just a few of the household names. You can find a helpful table summarising the features of each cloud storage service and the full article on CNET, and other honourable mentions.  Pros Includes many tools such as collaboration and file […]

The Small Business $20,000 Immediate Write Off.

Just a quick FAQ for those small business owners, extracted from What has changed as a result of the 2015 Budget? Under the changes to simplified depreciation rules External Site for small business, you can: immediately write off eligible depreciating assets costing less than $20,000 each, as long as […]