Small Business

Alexander’s get-rich-quick plan

Year 12 Scotch College student Alexander Beniac-Brooks explains how he wants to expand his business in a video posted before police began investigating his failed enterprise. ALEXANDER Beniac-Brooks had a well-documented love of shoes. The teen entrepreneur is at the centre of an alleged get-rich-quick scheme that spread to some …

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Cheaper taxis to hit Perth’s roads

Anwar Hossain is starting a new company called WA Cabs which he says will smash the monopoly held by Swan Taxis. Photo: Justin Benson-Cooper Source: News Limited AVERAGE cab fares are expected to drop by $5 to $10 as three major new players enter the WA taxi industry aiming to …

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Small Business

Food firm has organic growth spurt

Anni Brownjohn oversees packing at her organic food factory. Source: News Limited ANNI Brownjohn has a message for any woman thinking of setting up her own business: just get started and don’t overthink it. The founder of the booming Ozganics organic food brand, which sells organic sauces, jams and pastas …

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Budget reprieve for small business

The Federal Budget came just in time for small business owners. Source: Getty Images THE Federal Government’s small business budget came just in time, with small business confidence across Australia hitting an all-time low in April. The Westpac-Melbourne Institute Small Business Index fell from 124.0 in February to 108.2 in …

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