Money Talk

I’ve got my business structure, now what?

Posted by Michael Youssef on Nov 5, 2019 2:00:00 PM

Whether you have your structure or not, the next thing to do is sit down with your accountant and solicitor to get advice on what to do next. 

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Topics: finance, business, tax, owner, small business, new business, gettingstarted, sole trader, partnership, business structure, company

One third of business owners suffer from psychological distress.

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Oct 15, 2019 9:10:00 AM

Almost one-third of small business owners report having high levels of psychological distress, Beyond Blue has revealed in a new guide targeting the mental well-being of small business owners.

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Topics: business, small business, new business, business growth, business success, business mistakes, mindset

Government calls on ATO to show more love to Accountants

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Oct 8, 2019 10:00:00 AM

Assistant Treasurer Michael Sukkar has called on the ATO to show more gratitude towards accountants who do a lot of heavy lifting on behalf of their clients.

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Topics: business, tax, small business, new business, accountant, accounting, business growth, business success, ATO

Similarities and differences between a bookkeeper and an accountant

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Sep 5, 2019 1:16:00 PM

They both work with financial data; they’re both essential for managing a successful business. Yet the roles and duties of a bookkeeper and accountant rarely overlap.

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Topics: business, small business, new business, bookkeeping, accountant, accounting, business growth, business success, bookkeeper

How to Raise Capital in your Business

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Aug 27, 2019 11:00:00 AM

Before you go down the path of seeking capital from outside your business, identify any other ways of raising capital. For example, do you have any savings (either in the business or you personally) that you could use? If you have unused assets in the business (machinery that’s not used very often, buildings or excess stock you could quit), then weigh up the advantages of selling these first.

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Topics: finance, business, small business, new business, business growth, business structure, debt, equity, investors, investing

Eight Characteristics of successful Small Businesses

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Aug 15, 2019 5:54:32 PM

We now look at eight characteristics important to successful businesses. International researchers who have studied many small businesses have found that these characteristics consistently play a part in the success of small companies.

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Topics: new business, business growth, marketing, sales, customer service, business success

Growth Hacks for your Small Business

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Aug 12, 2019 6:18:31 PM

Deciding on an online marketing plan can be overwhelming for small business owners looking for affordable ways to nurture steady, sustainable growth. With time in short supply, the key is to find one or two growth strategies that will get results at minimal cost.

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Topics: small business, new business, business growth, marketing, sales, business success

Tax tips for new business owners

Posted by H Youssef Accounting on Jun 17, 2019 10:02:08 AM
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Topics: Insider, finance, business, tax, owner, small business, tax tips, new business