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Five web design trends that every start-up should heed

Five web design trends that every start-up should heed | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
When Melbourne-based web business RedBubble decided it was time for a revamp of its site, the process wasn’t a quick and easy one.
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Five crucial factors to choosing the right business partner:

Five crucial factors to choosing the right business partner: | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
If you’re a sole trader, you’ll occasionally need to partner with another person on a project or venture. Here are five crucial factors you must judge any potential business partner on. BY LINNET HUNTER.
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Why the price is rarely right for start-ups

Why the price is rarely right for start-ups | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Deciding what to charge can be a huge decision for a new business. Over-charge and you risk alienating potential customers. Under-charge and you may not be able to meet demand.
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20 tips for maintaining a healthy work/life balance

20 tips for maintaining a healthy work/life balance | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Maintaining a work/life balance is easy when you’re a sole trader, right? You typically work from home and you have no one else to answer to, so it should be easy to switch off.
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Making your health your top business priority: SmartSolo

Making your health your top business priority: SmartSolo | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
There’s no convenient time to get sick in any small business, let alone as a sole trader. So it is essential your health and wellbeing remain a top priority. BY LINNET HUNTER.
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10 top SEO tactics to cut through the web clutter

10 top SEO tactics to cut through the web clutter | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Even though some of Australia’s largest retailers have yet, even now, to properly get to grips with its rise, the surge in online shopping appears to be slowing.
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Welcome to the new financial year – here’s 10 things that have changed

Welcome to the new financial year – here’s 10 things that have changed | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Each financial year brings in new tax and legal obligations that business owners have to digest and comply with.
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How to muscle up your new business

How to muscle up your new business | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Once a business is established and is generating the necessary sales and other results, many small businesses run the risk of playing it safe.
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Five things you may not know about the Fair Work Act

Five things you may not know about the Fair Work Act | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Despite the Fair Work Act being fully enacted nearly three years ago, details of the landmark legislation appear to remain a mystery to many employers.
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The next social media wave: Five golden rules to follow

The next social media wave: Five golden rules to follow | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Social media is a relatively cost effective tool that increasing numbers of Australian businesses, regardless of size or sector, are eagerly grasping.
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Business sales growth strongest in over two years, Commonwealth BSI reveals

Business sales growth strongest in over two years, Commonwealth BSI reveals | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
After months of depressing retail sales data, figures from the Commonwealth Bank show consumer spending may finally be starting to stabilise, with the bank's Business Sales Indicator now showing the largest annual gain in more than two years.
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10 essential entrepreneurial videos

10 essential entrepreneurial videos | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
There’s nothing quite like seeing entrepreneurship in action. A business’ facts and figures may catch the eye, but it’s not until you see the founder talk about their idea that it truly comes to life and fires the imagination.
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Don’t be too scared to shine: Home-based Start-ups

Don’t be too scared to shine: Home-based Start-ups | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
A recent heavy storm knocked over a retaining wall at my house. It was a valuable business lesson that changed everything. BY CAS McCULLOUGH.
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Victoria to pump $6 million into helping retailers but no movement from other states and territories

Victoria to pump $6 million into helping retailers but no movement from other states and territories | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
The Victorian Government announced a $6 million Streetlife program yesterday to give...
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The best government grants of 2012: Federal programs to fire your growth

The best government grants of 2012: Federal programs to fire your growth | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Free money is good money. One of the most critical parts of running a business is not only good cashflow, but making sure you’re able to maximise the amount of working capital you have to invest.
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10 ways retailers can flourish

10 ways retailers can flourish | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
If you’re in retail, there’s a good chance that you’re keen to see the back of 2012 as quickly as possible.
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How to crack the tricky $1 million revenue mark

How to crack the tricky $1 million revenue mark | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
I’ve noticed from working with lots of small business owners that one of the greatest challenges they face in the development of their business is how to grow beyond $1 million in revenue.
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Why the age of independence is upon us

Why the age of independence is upon us | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Work just isn’t like it used to be. We work in different and more diverse occupations, and in different industries.
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Business plan nightmares

Business plan nightmares | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
The business plan is crucial for every business, particularly start-ups.
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Top 10 challenges faced by sole traders

Top 10 challenges faced by sole traders | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Taking the plunge and becoming your own boss is risky at the best of times, but the danger for sole traders is higher than for other types of business.
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The six business hats of the self-employed: Going Solo Blog By Linnet Hunter

The six business hats of the self-employed: Going Solo Blog By Linnet Hunter | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
Being a solo business owner means being all things to all people. However, being aware of which business hat you’re wearing at any given time can help you do your job far more effectively. BY LINNET HUNTER.
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Top 10 fatal start-up mistakes

Top 10 fatal start-up mistakes | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
With warnings of a second global financial crisis and consumers at home who refuse to part with their cash, it may seem like hard times are ahead for Australian small businesses.
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99 New Social Media Stats for 2012 | The Social Skinny

99 New Social Media Stats for 2012 | The Social Skinny | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
99 SOCIAL MEDIA STATISTICS! Find out the latest Facebook, Pinterest, Twitter, YouTube, Social TV, Mobile, social business statistics and more for 2012. Hurrah!
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Claiming Back The GST Without A BAS Business Activity Statement Number:

Claiming Back The GST Without A BAS Business Activity Statement Number: | Transforming small business | Scoop.it
The threshold for GST registration is $75,000. If your business earns less than this threshold, there are some critical things you must be aware of.
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Ten Laws of Pricing for Consultants

Ten Laws of Pricing for Consultants | Transforming small business | Scoop.it

Whether you are a photographer, a computer consultant, a web designer or a social media strategist, there will come a time in your business where you will have to name a price for your services.

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