A CFOs Guide to Massive Sales & Profit for Black Friday & Cyber Monday

A CFO plays a critical role in a business. They’re a ‘jack of all trades’ in a sense, with the ability to take and interpret financial data across your entire business, with a focus on one thing – How do we drive profit growth?. As we get closer to Black Friday and Cyber Monday, we’ve […]

Similarities and Differences Between a Bookkeeper and an Accountant

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. If you’re like many business owners, you may not be exactly sure of the differences between a bookkeeper and accountant – and whether you should hire one, or both. […]

Re-framing the ‘failure’ in your business

Ask any successful entrepreneur about their path to greatness and you’ll get the same answer: failure is an inevitable part of the journey. It took Thomas Edison 1,000 failed attempts before he finally invented the light bulb. Tim Ferris received 25 rejections before his bestselling book, “The 4 Hour Workweek” was finally published and sold […]

Growth Hacks for your Small Business

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.   These proven growth hacks offer business owners a few simple, […]

How to Scale your Business for Growth

Richard Branson, Founder of Virgin, once said, “Every success story is a tale of constant adaptation, revision, and change.” No one succeeds by stagnating. Growth is a natural process of responding to the changes around you and your business. Adapting to new surroundings is crucial in order to survive (and especially to thrive). Having a growth […]

Business Analyst Job Description: What Exactly Do They Do?

A business analyst studies an organization or industry domain and records its business practices, processes, or organizational structure. Analyzing its relationship with technology, assessing the business models, or incorporating information technology. Business analysts can also work as marketing analysts, quality analysts, or management analysts. Most of the time, business analysts work at the conceptual level […]

10 quick growth hacks for your small business

A great business leader envisions growth as part of their journey. Without growth, operations eventually stagnate. This results in poor quality of products and services, low team morale, and even mediocre customer service. Business growth is necessary for you to stay competitive and relevant in your industry. According to a report by the Australian Bureau […]

The 7 Deadly Sins that Business Owners Make

Running your own business is an amazingly rewarding and gratifying experience, if done correctly. The sad reality is that the small business failure rate is so high because owning and running a business is not done correctly.  It’s no surprise that over 50% of businesses fail in the first 3 years, and while the statistic […]

What’s stopping your business growing?

As an entrepreneur, there’s nothing better than seeing your small business grow into an unstoppable force. Your ideas are resonating with your audiences. Your marketing campaigns are drawing more customers in. And because of this, you’re smashing past your sales targets each month. Naturally, you want to keep this going for as long as you […]

Why did you get into business?

In small business, a vision is a mental image of the long-term future you’re striving for. A clear vision paints a big picture, and it’s underpinned by your goals and purposes. It extends beyond both short-term wins and unexpected problems that may come along the way. Do you have a vision for your business? What […]