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Financial Distress: The 10 Warning Signs

Wednesday 3 May, 2017 | By: Optimum Recoveries | Tags: cash flow, cash management, cash terms, recoup debt

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.

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Bullying in the workplace, is your business’ reputation being put on the line?

Tuesday 2 May, 2017 | By: Andrea Doyle | Tags: small business, smart business, workplace bullying

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.
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CCIQ supports 2017 Queensland Small Business Week

Wednesday 26 April, 2017 | By: James Flaherty

Minister for Small Business Leeanne Enoch today (Tuesday) announced Chamber of Commerce and Industry Queensland (CCIQ) as a key supporter of 2017 Queensland Small Business Week (May 15 - 20). Read more.

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The sobering facts – what small business owners need to know about alcohol in the workplace

Tuesday 18 April, 2017 | By: Jennifer Gutwenger | Tags: small business, smart business, workplace drug and alcohol

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.

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