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The article below was written by Reckon Team   *****     Cashflow is the circulatory system of your business, you need the arteries of your business to be full and the pennies flowing freely to keep up with stock, waiting periods, staff payments etc. What happens when you get a blockage though? Large, secured loans from traditional banks are wildly unnecessary if you are facing a temporary cash flow problem....

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Peace Mitchell and Katy Garner of The Women’s Business School have been named Women in Digital’s Best Incubator for Women Award winner. The awards were held at the W Hotel, Brisbane on Friday night 26 October where talented tech-savvy women from all over the country gathered to support, encourage and celebrate Australian women in digital. Peace Mitchell said she was excited to win in her category in...

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The article below was written by The Team at Reckon Australia   *****   Doing your business’ accounting in Reckon One is already pretty straightforward. However we know that you probably want or need further add-ons and external apps to run your business effectively. Perhaps you have an e-store and take payments through Shopify, maybe you use Mailchimp to communicate with subscribers. We now connect to a vast array of common business...

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This article was written by Terri Unwin Personal Mortgage Adviser at Smartline Personal Mortgage Advisers *****   How do the words ‘financial planning’ make you feel? What about ‘mortgage’? Or ‘superannuation’?   Believe it or not, a staggering 52 per cent of Australian women find dealing with finances stressful, and around 2 per cent of women have no savings for retirement.   Australian women face unique financial challenges. On average, we have less superannuation than men...

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Part book club, part mastermind group, part educational journey; the women’s business book club is designed to bring women together. This book club is here to encourage women to get excited about business and finding new ways to live up to their potential, to help to support them on their journey as business owners and to create genuine connection with other book club members too.   How...

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Packed with tips and advice on how to start your own business from home this book is the must have resource for any new business owner. We believe you need to 'see it to be it' and this book features relatable role models who are some of Australia's most inspirational and successful women in business.   Enter your details here and we'll send you your free copy of 'How to...

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Every 10 weeks or so another batch of school holidays roll around.  In total they add up to around about 12 weeks – that’s a quarter of the year and far too long for most businesses to be able to simply close entirely every time. For mums in home based business this can be a challenging and frustrating time, trying to juggle fun activities, playdates,...

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At the beginning of the year we talked about choosing our own words. There were some pretty powerful words, like strength, phenomenal, harmony, fearless, awesome, priority, organised, balance, presence, transcendence, leverage, hustle, simplicity, joy, success, believe and lots of others. Mine was magnificence and I've been focused on living this and growing into it over the past 10 months. There have been moments of self-doubt and...

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  Success is hard. It looks easy when it’s happening to someone else, but the reality is that everyone faces challenges, and sometimes a LOT of them. I thought this experience just applied to entrepreneurs but as I was creating this picture it reminded me of my 10 year old doing his homework. His teacher spent one term (10 weeks) giving out weekly creative challenges instead of usual homework. 10...

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