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Ending confusion: The need for one combined business register
Opinion
Managing

Ending confusion: The need for one combined business register

Myriad business registers across Australia are set to be combined in a slow but painstaking process.

  • by Peter Strong & Matthew Addison

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Retail work: a pit of psychological distress?
Opinion
Work in Progress

Retail work: a pit of psychological distress?

Retail employees are reporting higher levels of stress than any other profession.

  • by James Adonis
No bull, Rockpool may soon put meat made of peas on table
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Startups

No bull, Rockpool may soon put meat made of peas on table

Shama's funding round could mean 'bull-free beef' made from pea protein on the menu at Rockpool.

  • by Cara Waters
'Sneakier and sneakier': Fake invoice losses hit $4 million
Finance

'Sneakier and sneakier': Fake invoice losses hit $4 million

Popular brands and accounting firms are being impersonated as losses add up.

  • by Emma Koehn
Frydenberg's $2b plan is a solution searching for a problem
Finance

Frydenberg's $2b plan is a solution searching for a problem

Treasurer Josh Frydenberg's proposed $2 billion securitisation fund is a solution in search of a problem.

  • by Stephen Bartholomeusz
Big banks welcome government competition for small end of town
Finance

Big banks welcome government competition for small end of town

A new $2 billion policy push to help small businesses get loans has been well received.

  • by Emma Koehn
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'It's destroying me': Small businesses paying $15,500 for a TV in alleged scam
Finance

'It's destroying me': Small businesses paying $15,500 for a TV in alleged scam

Hundreds of small businesses have been trapped in an alleged scam where they pay over $400 a month for a television.

  • by Cara Waters
Move over millennials: Here comes the older coworking class
Startups

Move over millennials: Here comes the older coworking class

The number of workers aged 60+ in coworking offices is on the up.

  • by Emma Koehn
'The system is broken': government poised on small business fund
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Finance

'The system is broken': government poised on small business fund

The Morrison government is considering radical action in the wake of a credit squeeze on smaller companies.

  • by Cara Waters
'Library book system' for coffee cups launches
Entrepreneur

'Library book system' for coffee cups launches

Startup TCX aims to provide an alternative to single-use coffee cups through a subscription service.

  • by Cara Waters
'It sucks': Ashley forced to beg clients to pay money owed
Small business

'It sucks': Ashley forced to beg clients to pay money owed

Ashley spends hours chasing clients who refuse to pay for his work. He's not alone.

  • by Emma Koehn