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Nigel Bowen

Nigel Bowen

self-employed-advice

Simple Ways One-person Businesses Can Track Performance

Do you really know how your business is doing? Here are key things all sole traders need to know so they can track business performance.

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How Small Businesses Can Stay Competitive in a Rapidly Changing World

Discover how these three Aussie small businesses used new technology to gain their advantage to stay competitive.

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Finding the Right Employee for Your Small Business

Discover how you can maximise your chances of finding the right employee for your small business while minimising your expenditure.

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Survival Strategies for Cash-Strapped Businesses

If you feel like you need to engage in a little belt tightening, here are some suggestions for how to get your business's income and outgoings back into balance.

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Taking Your Business on the Road? Here’s How to Prepare

Businesses have become more mobile – they’re taking their business on the road and bringing it to the customer, rather than the other way around.

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Gamification: How to Gamify Your Small Business Marketing

Savvy small-business owners are pointing out the existence of rare Pokémon creatures near their premises. Here are some marketing gamification ideas that can boost your small business’s bottom line.

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Partnering Your Way to Success

Many much-mythologised business titans had actual partners (think Warren Buffett and Charlie Munger or Steve Jobs and Steve Wozniak). All of them had to maintain strong partnerships with key customers, suppliers and employees.

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Tax compliance issues for small businesses

Tax compliance is one of the least glamorous tasks for any small business. No doubt it's a time-consuming, money-draining task but it must be done. What do the numbers say about the tax cost and time burden for small businesses in Australia?

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