Easter's business time for chocolatiers

Sylvia Pennington   And sweet tooths are about to delight in the fruit of their labour.

Features

April Fools hoaxes for 2015

Kate Jones   What are companies planning for April Fools hoaxes this year?

We're all getting a tax cut

Christine Long   Reports suggest all smaller enterprises will quality for a tax cut. But far more could be done to help business owners.

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Nice CV – but will they fit in?

Sylvia Pennington   There are ways to ensure your new hires will get on with the rest of the team.

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Can Boomers sell their businesses?

Adam Courtenay   There's more than 40,000 enterprises on the block as a flood of people nearing retirement want out of their companies.

Technology gets kids reading

Christine D'Mello   A desire for his children to be closer to his mother was the catalyst for this entrepreneur's business.

Seven crack negotiating tactics

Caroline James   Using these techniques can make a real difference to your business's bottom line.

Small Talk

Productivity gap hinders SMEs

Robert Spano   COMMENT: A lack of confidence in the economy has left the nation’s small enterprises sitting on their hands when they should be investing,

Want to be a wine snob?

Louis White   A new site gives Aussies access to, and allows them to rate, boutique wines

How I made my first million

Christine Long   What's the oft-forgotten barrier Kusal Goonewardena says we need to overcome to get to seven figures?

Want a personal shopper in the US?

Sylvia Pennington   No need to get a friendly cousin or mate to shop for you on an overseas trip with this start-up.

Conversation

Face it, you're racist

James Adonis   Reckon you're not? Complete one of these tests to find out for sure.

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Why I hate Shark Tank

Alexandra Cain   Why are we not yet tired of ritual humiliation on TV?

Easiest four weeks of your life

Tony Featherstone   How did you spend your last notice period after handing in your resignation?

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How do I claim start-up costs?

Max Newnham   A reader wants to know how tax deductions are calculated when starting a business.