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BAS lodgement

This is a little tip to make sure you have proof of your BAS lodgement via the ATO Business Portal. It’s a great idea to screen print or even print to PDF the message which appears after you have hit the final

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BAS agent

BAS AGENT COURSE I recently completed a BAS agent course which is compulsory for all BAS agents at some stage.  I am glad I did it however the cost and time involved is an inconvenience.  The other thing was the

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Business Software Expo

I’ve recently been to a Business software expo hosted by Atronics Consulting. It was interesting to see what software is available for Small to Medium businesses. The sessions that I attended were very informative and were presented by industry experts

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Free Directories

I’ve been advised that it’s a good idea to list in every free web directory you can as it can help your google ranking.  So here I go. There are many sites, so do a search in google for the latest free directories

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Small Business Victoria

Small Business Victoria have a great website to assist all businesses not only small business. Here is a link to their latest newsletter. http://enews.business.vic.gov.au/link/id/zzzz530d870a7235f394Pzzzz52d3f71c6295a692/page.html I so agree with the first article about reputation being more valuable than money.  It comes back

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Register for an AUSkey

  Register for an AUSkey Below is a link to a series of Videos the ATO have published which give a great introduction to registering for an AUSkey. They are presented by the famous Scott Cam. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bNIqJdwLIMs&list=SP5-ESUNqws-MewoYIFi6tXI-CY-vbvc6q An AUSkey is

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Choosing a Software Package

Choosing a Software package for your business is one of the most important decisions you will make. Almost of similar importance to buying a car or house. It will need to last a long time to provide an acceptable pay

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Cloud Software

Make sure you have a fast internet connection before moving software to the Cloud. It can very slow if the internet is not fast enough because it is constantly trying to sync with the data on the cloud (remote hosting

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Business Networking

Went to a great business Networking night with Peninsula Business Networking Inc. The speaker was Terry Dillon COO of St Kilda Football Club. He was very inspirational talking about leadership, reporting processes and structure. He instilled the need to look

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Small business reporting challenges

Small business reporting, a topic dear to our heart. I went to a seminar on Monday hosted by the Institute of Public Accountants and Deakin University to discuss Regulation, Competition and taxation and the challenges it creates for small business

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