Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

Crisis, Reinvention and Recovery

‘Lockdown’ has been declared Word of the Year in 2020, however another close contender must have been the word ‘pivot’. The verb has moved from a boardroom buzzword to a key survival tool for businesses across the globe. Successful pivots can be attributed to the...
Can Credit Cards help Small Business?

Can Credit Cards help Small Business?

According to report in the Sydney Morning Herald today, Australians owe $45 billion on credit cards and are paying more than five billion dollars a year in interest.  Where does this kind of ‘debt trap’ leave small business? Accessing affordable funding is an ongoing...
Four in Ten Construction Invoices Paid Late

Four in Ten Construction Invoices Paid Late

Andrew Heaton Sourceable 7 November, 2017 Senate Inquiries are recommending a number of changes when it comes to payment terms for the construction industry as cash flow difficulties are still largely prevalent due to late payment of invoices. The Senate Inquiry Into...
Cashflow finance – getting the facts straight

Cashflow finance – getting the facts straight

From Alan Hewitt For any business owner, cashflow dictates whether you live or die. Protecting it and maintaining control must be an absolute priority if your business is to flourish. But with customers setting their own terms as to when you receive payment, this can...