Employer super obligations reminder

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) is reminding employers to check they are meeting their obligations when it comes to paying super to their workers. To help you make sure you are meeting your requirements, consider this checklist Are you paying the correct amount?You...

When to get a business partner

Starting and running a business can be a lot more fun when you are working with someone you like and respect. With a partner, you have someone to share the excitement and risks of running a company; someone to bounce ideas off of; to help shoulder the financial and...

Using your credit card wisely

A credit card can be a useful way to pay for the things you want in life. But if you do not keep track of your credit balance, you may find your credit card more of a costly burden to your wallet. Consider these strategies to help you use your credit card smarter....

Become a master of delegation

For leaders and entrepreneurs chronic stress, fatigue and feeling overwhelmed point to one obvious and overlooked solution: you need to delegate. Delegation is a lot easier said than done because there is a definite art to letting go. Although entrusting employees...

What not to do on LinkedIn

LinkedIn is one of the first points of contact potential employers and clients will have with your company. Small mistakes or overlooked opportunities can make the difference in creating a professional and memorable impression online. Some common errors inhibiting an...

Changes to FBT for Utes

The Australian Tax Office (ATO) has released draft guidelines changing its previous stance on Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) for utes. Amendments originated from reports that dodgy tax returns were responsible for a loss of $8.7 billion in income tax due to wrongful...