With transport insolvency figures on the rise in Victoria, and Australia-wide, we’re telling our transport clients it’s more important than ever to focus on every aspect of their transport businesses to identify the one-percenters that can improve their business’ performance.
People think forecasting is only something accountants do and don’t understand the value, but if you go into the year blind and don’t have a vision for where you’re going and plans for how to get there it’s unlikely that you’ll achieve – or exceed – your goals.
Don’t use busyness as an excuse not to take time out to reflect on what’s been, what could be, and what you want your legacy to be, Matthews Steer’s General Manager Catherine Duncan told attendees at our Women in Business breakfast at the start of June.
In November 2016 a number of superannuation changes proposed in the 2016-17 Federal Budget passed parliament and became legislation. These new measures, which come into force on July 1 this year, impose more restrictions on the ways people contribute to their super.
Successful SMEs face a myriad challenges as they expand and evolve and many business owners succumb to common pitfalls, their businesses falling by the wayside before they ever have the chance to achieve their potential. But it doesn't have to be that way... By Ken Matthews.