tradie

4 ways to be a stand-out tradie

Delivering a great customer experience can be as simple as being visible, reputable and reliable But how do you stand out from the pack? Combine visibility with a great customer experience, and you’ll start to get oh-so-valuable referrals, as well as the prospect of repeat business from your happy clients. So how do you make…

FBT and Christmas

FBT and Christmas time

Management of Fringe Benefits Tax The management of Fringe Benefits Tax (FBT) obligations is often seen as an additional compliance task, not as important as other compliance obligations such as income tax, GST and PAYG withholding tax.  However, FBT obligations that are not appropriately managed or accounted for can impose significant on-costs for businesses. Over…

managing the debt drain

What to do about debt

Managing the Debt Drain Dealing with delinquent debtors is painful, particularly when you can’t afford to lose the customer. The most obvious tactic is to stay on top of debtors: Ensure that your contracts and invoices have clear payment terms, and you have a procedure to follow through once a customer breaks these terms.  Importantly,…

Your business by design

Take a good hard look at your business today Is it exactly what you want it to be? If you are motivated you can make changes. But you have to be motivated. We would suggest that you focus on four key areas of business design. As you go through the list here are some quotes…