Is Your ABN Still Active?

Is Your ABN Still Active?

Is your ABN still active? The ATO has brought in an automated cancellation notification service for potentially inactive Australian Business Numbers (ABN). If you haven’t had any business activity or are behind in getting your activity statements lodged, the ATO will...
The importance of having a business coach

The importance of having a business coach

It can be lonely at the top when you’re running your own business. As the owner manager, the buck stops with you and that can result in all the pressures of financial management, people management, strategy and business performance ending up on your shoulders....
Have you changed your business purpose?

Have you changed your business purpose?

Many businesses will have been through a tough and transformative period through 2020, 2021 and into 2022. In some cases, companies have had to update, change and pivot just to survive – and this means having to rethink the core mission behind your enterprise. Having...
How’s your work-life balance?

How’s your work-life balance?

It’s great to be the boss – you can work any hours you like, right? Unfortunately, for many business owners, that means long hours, plenty of stress, and very few breaks and holidays. A survey done by Statistics NZ found that: 21% of employers work 60 hours per week...
Wellbeing in the Workplace

Wellbeing in the Workplace

Supporting and promoting health and wellbeing in the workplace is important for staff and business owners alike. Providing a physically and mentally healthy workplace is beneficial for all who work there, as it reduces staff absenteeism, increases productivity and...
Are you making time for mindfulness?

Are you making time for mindfulness?

As business owners, we all know the pressure of being the driving force behind a business. It can be a stressful experience, and this can have an impact on your wellbeing. Running a business takes up so much of your time, and can consume your waking thoughts. But a...