Becoming a business owner


6 signs you're ready to be your own boss

This could be the first time you’ve thought about being your own boss. Maybe you’re unhappy with your current job or need a drastic change... Read more

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Work for yourself, not by yourself: why franchising might be right for you

If you’re passionate about a particular industry or have a specific skill set, chances are you would have considered going into business for yourself. And... Read more

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The hidden costs of buying a business

Before you commit to buying a business or franchise, you need to understand all the expenses you could have to pay beyond the asking price.... Read more

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What it’s really like to buy a franchise bar

Buying and owning a franchise bar is not all craft beer and cocktails, as Steve Edwards, owner of a Sporting...

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Top 5 booming small business industries - that you can be a part of

Buying a business is one of the biggest financial decisions you can make in your lifetime. So, if you’re looking...

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Top tips for owning a business with your partner

Managing a relationship with your partner can be challenging at the best of times, so what happens when you decide...

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4 ways to become a franchisee

Becoming a franchisee can be a great way to become your own boss and own a small business, without the...

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A day in the life of a construction business owner

Twenty four year old Jonathon Clarke grew up on the Central Coast of New South Wales and swears he could...

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First-time franchisee: Banking on burritos

Once a banker, Tom Graham is making his mark on the world selling mouth-watering burritos. Less than five years ago,...

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