Make more of the festive season

Unusually long operating hours, public holidays and demanding customers can be a recipe for disaster. The best way to avoid the holiday period chaos is to have a well thought-out operating plan. The following are a few tips that will ensure your business maximises its potential. Have all staff well prepared for the rush periods, train them extensively where possible …

FBT and Christmas – the top 10

As the festive season approaches, many businesses may be starting to plan Christmas functions and thinking about offering their staff, clients and suppliers Christmas gifts. Something that is often forgotten at this time is the tax implications these bring. Here are 10 things about providing such benefits to employees that might help make things a little clearer. The costs of …

Protect your most important asset at year end

As employees look forward to celebrating the year gone by, employers should not lose sight of their responsibilities. It is easy for staff to become overly enthusiastic at office functions. However, it is the employer who may be held liable for any injury or misadventure suffered by an employee at or directly after an office function, especially if alcohol is …

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40 Under 40 Awards

This year our CEO, Simon Howard, was nominated for the WA Business News 40 Under 40 Awards. The awards recognise not only the determination and commercial drive of the nominees but also the charitable pursuits that balance their corporate achievements and as such acknowledge their public contributions to the welfare of the state. Unfortunatly Simon did not win the award however …