Numbers Business









Numbers Business. Who’s rising and who’s falling?

Where are the Coast’s BIG income earners? The two reliable sources for data on incomes are the Australian Bureau of Statistics (ABS) and the Australian Tax Office (ATO). Each publish figures on personal incomes, business incomes and social service incomes.
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Numbers Business. Ideas for success are easy!

Recent Australian Bureau of Statistics figures showed an average of 44 small businesses closed their doors each day in 2012. Dreams of success shattered. And ‘success’ can mean different things to different people.
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Numbers Business. Money. Power at its most liquid!

This week I attended a presentation hosted by the Australian Institute of Company Directors (AICD). Notwithstanding the various shrill claims that followed the release of the Federal Government budget by Joe Hockey, the speaker, an economist from the Commonwealth Bank, sketched a cautiously optimistic picture for the coming year.
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Numbers Business. Networking. Just a ‘feel good’ diversion?

Albert Einstein once said, “Insanity is doing the same thing over and over again and expecting different results.” So if you are one of the thousands of small business people on the Coast, and you are not happy with the way business is going, it might be useful to take Einstein’s advice and try a different approach to the way you are working.
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Numbers Business. Couch Commerce convenience!

Background: A key ingredient for business success these days is offering customers a way to shop conveniently ONLINE. Over 20 million Australians now have internet access via a mobile handset. This phenomenon has helped swell ‘couch commerce’, where customers surf the web, on smartphones, iPads and watching TV. I’ll bet YOU have done this recently. I know we do it constantly at our house.
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