As of September last year, there were 251,000 short-term rentals registered across Australia, down from 400,000 pre-pandemic. However, not all short-term stays are registered. If you rent out your main residence, this article is for you. We’re sharing a swag of tips to help you manage your… Read More »If you Home Share, Check your Personal Property Cover!
About one in five Australians reportedly have a mental health condition, and the number is increasing. Work-related psychological injuries or mental health conditions are a significant concern for businesses. And it’s not just workers. Almost half of Australian SME owners say that running their businesses directly… Read More »Well-Being Matters: Why it’s Time to do a Wellness Check-In
Employment practices’ liabilities can be expensive, disruptive, and time-hungry to businesses. Claims are also rising. That’s because employment laws and regulations are complex and often change, so businesses can struggle to stay compliant. To help, we’ve compiled an update on the risks to your balance sheet and how… Read More »Is Your Business Across Its Employment Practices Liability?
Up to eight in 10 homeowners are underinsured. It’s a problem the Australian Institute of Quantity Surveyors (AIQS) is hoping to solve. It’s lobbying for the insurance industry to compel residential property owners to have a professional replacement and assessment report before they can be insured. What do quantity… Read More »Explainer: Why Home Replacement Cost Estimates Matter
The Australian Work Health and Safety Strategy has called on the manufacturing sector to reduce its rates of fatalities and serious claims. This is an industry with the eighth-highest fatality rate and second-highest serious claim frequency rate in Australia – more than nine claims per million hours… Read More »How To Make Your Manufacturing Business Safer for Everyone
Landlords’ offers of rent reductions, rent-free periods, or fit-out contributions are handy sweeteners for SMEs looking to sign commercial leases. But these may be waning, with SMEs looking to lease 300sqm the lease most in demand across many sectors. Ensure your business follows these due diligence tips… Read More »About To Sign a Commercial Lease? Check Out These Tips
Tax Time? No Problem: Getting Prepped for EOFY The end of each financial year (EOFY) can provoke mixed feelings in small and medium sized business owners. But, no matter how we feel about it, the EOFY paperwork has to be done, and preparation is key… Read More »How Early EOFY Prep Can Save Your Business Money and Time