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How to Feng Shui Your Office

March 16, 2015

Feng Shui is the ancient art of architecture that dwells on the position of objects and structures to ensure their harmony. Following on our Home Feng Shui Articles, we will also take a look at how to Feng Shui your office. As Feng Shui promotes good fortune and prosperity, having a supportive Feng Shui office environment might just increase your odds of getting that pay rise.

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7 Reminders For The End Of Financial Year

June 30, 2014

There will be a bunch of new policies that are taking effect after 1 July 2014 and it is important that you are aware of their implications to your business and employees. Read through changes carefully and if in doubt, seek advice.

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Don’t Go Broke Paying Business Insurance!

November 15, 2013

Every business faces a thousand and one risks from fire, employee injury, theft… the list could go on. Fortunately, the probability that these risks will realize themselves are not all equal and depending on your particular industry or location, some risks will be greater and some will be a whole lot less.

Business Insurance is expensive! Even at 1300 Insurance, where we offer good value low premium online business insurance, our quotes can still even surprise your expense table! The key to buying insurance for your business is narrowing down what kind of risks are the most

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Turn Your Light Bulb Idea into a Real Business!

September 10, 2013

Entrepreneurship is exciting! You’ve come up with this one bright wonderful idea and the best part? You’ve managed to convince a few friends (and hopefully some investors) that indeed, this idea is going to change the world!

You’re ready to set up shop, in your parent’s basement or garage most probably and you’ve got all the key people you need to get this idea going. You feel invigorated, everyday it feels like you’ve got a new mountain to conquer.

And maybe you’ve got everything sorted on the idea front, but how about the business

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It’s Tempting To Drop Your Business Insurance, But Is It Wise?

August 16, 2013

Insurance premiums are costly!

Everybody sees the word “insurance” and immediately thinks of large numbers with trailing zeros in the picture. It’s a scary word because we are spending large amounts of money for something that may never happen in the future.

So most people just say “let’s forget it!”

But is it wise?

Small business owners especially are culprits of cutting insurance premiums off their expenses if their profits take a fall or cash flow is not as smooth as they would like it to be. A survey by Telstra report that

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Does a New Business Need Business Insurance?

August 13, 2013

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Who thinks of that when your business has just got its name plate up and customers are just walking in through the door? No matter how new your business is, it is a growing business nonetheless. And amongst other things, insurance is a crucial component to any expanding business.

Every aspect of your business is a risk, from a simple move to injuries done by subcontractors working for you. With every new addition to your business, there should be a corresponding addition to your insurance policy, ensuring that you have adequate cover for your

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If Your Business Burns Down Tomorrow, Can it Survive?

July 29, 2013

A factory in Western Sydney burnt down recently. Burnt all the way down to the ground.

After catastrophic events such as a fire, businesses are left with only one or two options. Take the cheque or fight to survive. This business had an eight figure cheque readily handed from its insurer, but factoring in the livelihood of its employees, it decided to continue business as per usual.

Luckily this business had Business Continuity Insurance. It is an insurance premium rarely heard of and thus an aspect of the business seldom under any kind of insurance cover. What is it

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Business Insurance — it’s even advised by the Government!

July 19, 2013

Does your business have an insurance policy? In the case of an unfortunate accident, damage costs can be astronomical and an insurance policy may be the only thing that saves your business from bankruptcy.

The Australian Government has special information regarding insurance policies for business owners. No matter the size of your business or what industry you are in, it stresses the importance of having business insurance to manage the risks that are inevitable in all kinds of businesses.

Every business will have different insurance requirements and it is a good idea to

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