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Tony Featherstone Helping workplace strugglers improve can have a huge effect on overall performance.
David Wilson Thrifty thinking could save your small business.
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Founder of woman's lifestyle website RESCU, Bahar Etminan, says the close personal relationships you develop in your own business cannot be beaten.
Valerie Khoo Never underestimate the power of passion for what you're doing when running your own business.
James Adonis Gossip is the kind of thing that’s titillating to hear and fun to participate in … unless you’re the subject of the latest workplace tittle-tattle.
Young workers are more likely to be sexually harassed, discriminated against and underpaid as they become trapped in casual jobs, unions say.
Belinda Williams Individuals wield significant power in small businesses. So how long can employers afford to persevere with under-performing staff?
Tony Featherstone How many employers got sucked in by all the hype about supposedly demanding, hard-to-manage Gen Y employees?
Valerie Khoo Conferences are a great way to learn, connect and grow your business if you're prepared to make the most of them.
Business Maxims There are many ways to own and operate a business. Some of them are simple, such as a sole trader or partnership, where the owner earns income as a share of profits.
Tony Featherstone Do you pitch proposals for the prize of being ripped off?
Valerie Khoo An app can be the perfect way to enhance your business's current offerings and create a whole new revenue stream.
James Adonis Whenever an employee is diagnosed with cancer, working through that process can be tough and awkward.
Tony Featherstone One of my favourite reports each year is the BRW Fast Starters, which ranks and profiles some of Australia's fastest-growing start-up ventures.
Tony Featherstone How believable are you as an entrepreneur? Lots of people say they are entrepreneurs, but in truth are small business owners, or unwilling to take true entrepreneurial risk.
James Adonis Workplaces with narcissistic people have lower levels of job satisfaction and productivity.
Tony Featherstone Consider this: a young entrepreneur starts an online furniture retailer with $10,000. Another starts an online pharmacy with $20,000, and a construction franchise gets going with $25,000.
James Adonis 90 per cent of people ask 'What do you do?' as their opening question upon meeting someone new.
Chris Zappone Your best employees are most at risk of being poached by competitors in modernising economy.
Tony Featherstone Every so often, an interview sticks with you for weeks or months. I have thought about a refreshingly honest comment from Billie Goat Soap founder Leanne Faulkner, about the downside of media stories...