From bookkeeping to social media (and anything in between), we share tips and tricks on how you can improve your business.

BAS Preparation & Lodgement

It's that time again, where all businesses need to lodge their BAS. Before lodging, there are a few crucial elements that need to be checked off to ensure a successful BAS lodgement. Keeping reading to find out what they are!

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Why Hosting Seminars/Events Need To Be Part of Your Marketing Strategy

Whatever profession you are in, you obviously have skills, tips and expertise which could be helpful to others. Sharing that knowledge through seminars or events is a successful way to

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Five Reasons to Invest in a Well-Optimised Website

In this new digital age, not having a website can be detrimental for your business. Long gone are the days of merely relying on your brick and mortar establishment to

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Bankwest with The Small Business Lounge: Wish Someone Told Me Podcast

Recently, our Managing Director Brooke Arnott and our Marketing and Events Coordinator Monica Buczynski sat down with Nat from Nova 93.7 to chat about getting your business name out there, preparing

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The Importance of a Business Plan

A business plan forces you to analyse everything about your business at once. Such as your value proposition, marketing assumptions, operations plan, financial plan and staffing plan.

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What is Inbound Marketing?

A great web presence is crucial for your business. Why? Because the Web is so prevalent in our lives. With the internet at the forefront of consumers’ experience, digital marketing

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#SMPerthSOS: Key Takeaways From Perth’s First Social Media Conference

Last month, over 500 social media & digital marketers attended Perth’s first ever social media conference held at the new Optus Stadium, overlooking the stunning Swan River.  The conference was

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Tips to Get Ahead in The New Financial Year 2018

The end of financial year has come and gone. Hopefully you’ve successfully passed the rush of EOFY preparations and are ready to begin the new financial year with a clear

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Here’s How A Financial Health Check Will Benefit Your Business Now

Here’s the deal: Your business finances are vitally important to the continual growth and success of your business as a whole. Find out how conducting a financial health check will benefit your business today.

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Why Social Media Is An Important Part of SEO Strategy

Does social media play a role in SEO? The short answer to the question is: yes, social media plays a role in SEO however, not in the way many people think.

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Here’s How Your Business Could Benefit From Business Automation

Do you struggle getting caught up with tasks that are repetitive and tedious? What business process automation aims to do is drive efficiency and provide transparency for tasks that are repeatable or tedious.

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Bookkeeping Basics You Need To Know

We ran through the basics of bookkeeping and finances to help business owners become more financially literate. Today, we want to share with you the need-to-know information that will help you gain more control over your business.

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Cash is King: Understanding Cash Flow Statements

Business revolves around trade: the value exchange between two or more parties, notably with the generation of cash flow for product(s) and/or service(s). It is imperative to understand that no

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Single Touch Payroll – It’s Time To Get Ready

If you’re an employer, chances are you would have already heard of the term Single Touch Payroll. But what is it exactly and how will it affect your current payroll process?

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4 Things Every Small Business Needs to Know When Considering Hiring an Employee

‘It is without a doubt that fantastic employees can be your greatest asset, and possibly your greatest cost’ – Christine Howitz from Cornerstone HR at our April Lounge Networking Breakfast.

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Reasons Why A Professional Bookkeeper Will Save Your Business Money

Does reconciling your bank and recording your finances take up a lot of your time? Do you struggle understanding everything on your financial reports? A professional bookkeeper could save you money.

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How to Go Paperless in Your Business

While many traditional businesses are accustomed to using paper, we now live in the age of digital where most of us are more connected digitally than ever before. In this post, we share some of the biggest benefits that could help streamline your business processes.

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Create or Curate?

Curating content can be a great mix into your social marketing strategy when you’re just starting. Here are a few reasons why you should also be creating your own engaging content.

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What Is the Best Marketing Strategy for My Business?

The world of marketing sounds overwhelming to many local business owners although a true marketing professional will always say, 'it's all about your marketing'. We can't recommend what the 'best' marketing strategy is for your small business in Perth but we can give you a few pointers and advice on how we did it.

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New Video Marketing Trends for your Small Business

Video marketing is a trend that has been growing rapidly over the past few years. We’ve seen a massive increase in video content on the internet, especially on social media platforms. If you want to maximise the way customers engage with your brand, you might want to try taking advantage of some of the new trends in video content.

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