Succession Planning for Success

Succession Planning for Success

­­ There are compelling statistics about the scale of the succession planning challenge facing small business in Australia over the next 20 years. Here are a few facts based on an RMIT University survey carried out several years ago. Small business in...
Prepare for the Christmas cash flow squeeze with Debtor Finance

Prepare for the Christmas cash flow squeeze with Debtor Finance

Conditions this Christmas are likely to continue to be uncertain, with retail figures remaining weak, a string of major insolvencies, a slight rise in unemployment and the ongoing squeezing of credit and bank overdrafts. Trade payments continue to be well above...
Cash Splash: Getting Funds to Grow

Cash Splash: Getting Funds to Grow

Money talks, especially when it comes to expansion. For most small businesses trying to get off the ground, lack of capital to drive growth remains the number one challenge. Even with the best idea in the world, a business has limited scope to reach its potential...
Small Businesses Are Getting Smarter

Small Businesses Are Getting Smarter

The impact of the GFC on our business environment is well documented over the past 18 months. It is tougher now to raise new equity and gain support from your bank. In short the number of business failures continues to rise in 2010 according to the latest Australian...