BUSINESS PLANNING

INSIGHTS, TRENDS AND CASE STUDIES

The Australian economy grew by 1.4% over the year to the June 2019, its weakest growth since 2009.

NAB’s inaugural Legal Services Industry Survey offers key insights into what SMEs truly need and value.

Despite an up-tick in confidence, conditions deteriorate.

Conditions ease further, while confidence increases.

Believe it or not, working long hours can be bad for business – as well as health. Should you explore the shorter working week?

$1.2 billion drawdown shows that the FMD scheme is working

Conditions ease further, confidence turns negative

Deterioration in conditions in most states, with current momentum negative. Household sector weakness evident, investment still ok (outside mining), while agri. facing easing prices and needs rain. Housing sector downturn, population growth centred on the eastern states, agricultural prices easing.

Conditions continue to ease and confidence turns negative

No longer a novelty, co-working and co-living spaces are transforming Australians’ housing choices and work arrangements.

Growth capital is more important than ever. But while we’re seeing new and innovative forms of funding stepping up to meet this need, it’s clear small and medium-sized businesses must step up too.

Confidence and conditions continue to ease

Business conditions continued to ease in Q4 and while they remain above average, forward looking indicators point to potential further weakness.

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