It adds up that if a business is experiencing financial difficulty, there’s a good chance that invoices won’t get paid on time, and potentially not at all. That’s bad news for your bottom line. At Optimum Recoveries we’re here to help, so we thought we’d share our top *10 warning signs* that a business is in financial distress with you. Read more.
It was a key story in the newspaper. That must be good for business, right? All publicity is good publicity, isn’t it?
Hmm, if the story is regarding a claim made by a current/former employee about how they have been treated poorly in your workplace, I wouldn’t be thinking that’s a great way to showcase a business.
What business task have you put on the back burner lately? Perhaps a more important question is: How much is neglecting that task costing you?
The Sunshine Coast is on the verge of a visitor explosion with the $350 million expansion of the airport to accommodate additional national and internationals flights by 2020. Read more.
Small business – the engine room of the Queensland economy – is going along nicely and showing positive signs for the year ahead. Read more.
The Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) is urging the Federal Government to provide detail quickly and efficiently so that businesses, particularly those in regional Queensland, can plan their workforce and be certain that they have the access to the skilled workers they need. Read more.
Many skills, over time, have been superseded. Remember those driving lessons where we learned to do a reverse parallel park? All that time spent learning how to set up the car, knowing when to start turning and when to stop is now moving to the long-term memory bank as these days, we can buy cars that will park for us!
In Australia natural disaster is never far away. We battle fire, flood, cyclones, storms and droughts - generally all in the same year, happening around the country. The cost both financially and emotionally is huge.
Few things bring business to a halt more effectively than an employee under the influence - drugs, alcohol and work aren’t a healthy workplace cocktail! So, in your small business, we suggest you keep things clean from the very start and put in place set procedures and best practice to avoid incidents.