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Business Awards

Business Awards Bottrell Business Consultants are excited to announce that we have won the main award for Small Business under 20 Employees – Excellence in Small Business, at the Hunter Business Chamber 2014 Awards Night. The Hunter Business Awards are the most Prestigious Business Awards and this is our greatest achievement to date. We went through to […]

Looking for a Website Ranking Tool?

Looking for a Website Ranking Tool? Alexa initially offered a toolbar that gave Internet users suggestions on where to go next, based on the traffic patterns of its user community. The company also offered context for each site visited: to whom it was registered, how many pages it had, how many other sites pointed to it, […]

Police Officer Tax Deductions

Police Officer Tax Deductions Following is a list of suggested police officer tax deductions, which may be available to you. However, everyone’s situation will be different and it is recommended that you talk to us about any expenses you wish to claim. The Australian Taxation Office has issued a ruling (TR95/13) relating specifically to Police […]

Employee Teacher Claiming Work Related Expenses

Employee Teacher Claiming Work Related Expenses If you are an employee teacher claiming work related expenses, this information outlines some of the deductions you may be able to claim. The work-related expenses include: motor vehicle clothing, including compulsory uniforms, protective clothing, laundry and dry-cleaning self-education other – such as phones, calculators, electronic organisers, computers and software, […]

Australian Tax Rates

Australian Tax Rates Tax rates 2014-15 The Australian Personal Income Tax Rates & Thresholds for the 2015 Financial Year. The following rates for 2014-15 apply from 1 July 2014. Taxable income Tax on this income 0 – $18,200 Nil $18,201 – $37,000 19c for each $1 over $18,200 $37,001 – $80,000 $3,572 plus 32.5c for each […]

Subcontractor Job

Subcontractor Job Who is a subcontractor? Do you know if you are? When you enter into a subcontracting business arrangement, you are simply accepting to work with an entity that can complete a given task at a given price. This entity could be an individual or a company and their contract is for service rather […]

Self-employment and the Time it Needs

With careful planning, discipline and hard work, self-employment can be turned into a successful career. But how much time does it take each day? As you are going to be your own boss, you will decide on time yourself. The following factors can determine time allowance needed by your business. Sort of self-employment idea you […]

Tools for Small Business Success

Tools for Small Business Success There are many tools for small business management that can make you so successful in a short while. As you know, small enterprises face a low capital challenge and so you might have limited manpower and time to achieve everything. So having tools that simplify your work and help you […]

Business Intelligence Applications and their Use

Business Intelligence Applications and their Use Business Intelligence, BI, is a term that describes a wide assortment of computer software solutions that let companies to continue tracking their most critical operations. BI keeps on reporting applications and offers analysis tools. It may entail spreadsheets, dashboards, tabular reports and charts among other things. These can be […]

Balanced Score Card tips: Definition and Uses

Balanced Score Card tips: Definition and Uses Do you know what a balanced score card is? It is a strategic tool for planning, managing and aligning business activities to the company’s vision and goals. It is adopted by private and public organizations alike. This special system is so important when it comes to improvement of […]

Key Performance Indicator – What does it Mean?

Key Performance Indicator – What does it Mean? The Key Performance Indicator, KPI, is a quantifiable measurement for the company’s progress toward achievement of its goals. Alternatively called the Key Success Indicator, KSI, KPI is set beforehand and it reflects the success factors of a company. The Key Performance Indicator can vary The Key Success […]