Digital divide widens between online-savvy & online-cautious SMEs
Start-Up “What’s clear to us from our years of conducting research into SMEs’ use of online technologies is that businesses with an online presence reach more people and are more engaged with their customers.” Read More →
SMEs expecting bumper year following five-year growth high…
Featured IT Brief “The hard work and resilience of New Zealand’s SME sector, the very coalface of the economy, is now bearing fruit in the strongest growth we have seen in almost five years.” Read More →
Cisco Capital: Why NZ businesses should consider ICT financing…
Start-Up In New Zealand’s business environment today, customers need to decide not only what to buy, but how to buy it. Read More →
NZ SMEs preparing early for the end of financial year…
Start-Up The message to prepare early for the end of the financial year (EOFY) is resonating amongst SMEs, who report they are not waiting until after March 31 to start work on their compliance obligations. Read More →
Big year ahead as NZ SMEs set to outstrip Australians…
Featured Start-Up 2014 will be a good year for trans-Tasman success – especially for New Zealand SMEs, who expect to outpace their Australian counterparts by a considerable margin. Read More →
Does it pay to be a startup founder?
Start-Up The average salary of a startup founder stands at $72,000 in ANZ, how much would you pay? Read More →
New Year’s resolutions for every SME’s to-do list
Start-Up Early January is a time of great promise and excitement for many business operators as they picture what could be a year of big achievements. Read More →
‘The Next 10 Years’: The digitization of nearly everything
Featured Start-Up Microsoft’s Executive VP of Cloud and Enterprise talked with thousands of entrepreneurs, startups and large companies about technology and where we’re headed as an industry. Read More →
SME owners – where’s your exit strategy?
Featured Start-Up Regardless of the number of years Kiwi SME owners have been their own boss, the majority don’t have a clear strategy for exiting their business and little more than one third have established its value. Read More →
Top tech tips to transform your business in the New Year
Start-Up Technology is more affordable, accessible and powerful than ever before, making it possible for every small to medium business owner (SME) to use tools that were once only accessible by larger businesses. Read More →
Are Kiwi women business owners outperforming men?
Featured Start-Up New Zealand’s female SME operators are outperforming men in several key areas, demonstrating the strength of their contribution to the local economy, a national survey has revealed. Read More →
Four Questions for Optimum Client Service
IT Brief When it comes to client servicing in accounting software solutions, there are four key questions you need to be asking. Read More →
6 Reasons Why SMEs Should Embrace The Cloud
IT Brief Is the Cloud just a buzzword? Reckon NZ GM Catie Cotcher says for SMEs it’s the gateway to a whole new level of business performance. Read More →
Do enterprises need help managing BYOD?
IT Brief The bring-your-own device trend is changing the enterprise technology landscape, and IT decision-makers need the tools to manage this without restricting the end-user experience. Read More →
Light at the end of the tunnel for struggling SMEs
Start-Up While local business owners see a long road ahead for the economic recovery, positive revenue prospects have boosted their confidence as bright spots emerge within the market. Read More →