According to Service Performance Insight in their ‘Professional Services Global Pricing Report’ the growth engine of the world’s economy has shifted from manufacturing to project based, people centric services businesses. As competition hots up in the sector, businesses are struggling to improve their margins to remain afloat. But what strategy do you use? Cut expenses?…

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Change is hard and scary. That is why we as humans usually do everything in our power to avoid it. A perfect example of this are employees who stay in jobs that they dislike, simply because they are frightened of the alternative. So how can people overcome that fear? What can the nurse do if…

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BenchOn is happy to announce its partnership with Windrose International Pty Ltd. Windrose International provides Australian businesses (with a particular focus on SMEs) with training across their Export Control responsibilities, creating SME friendly and relevant policies and processes for managing International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) and Export Administration Regulations (EAR) controlled goods and/or technologies;…

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Defence members transitioning to civilian employment is a hot topic these days, in large part to the new Government initiatives announced in November supporting this, as well as the excellent work being done by organisations such as With You With Me. Many great articles and blogs havealready been written in this area – not only…

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WithYouWithMe, the military talent incubator helping veterans get employed, has today announced a major partnership with workforce utilisation start-up BenchOn to change the way veterans transition from the defence force. BenchOn is a Queensland based start-up which is solving the issue of employee underutilisation by matching businesses available staff to short-term contracts from reputable companies.…

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As the band Dire Straits famously wrote “Get your money for nothing and the government to pay for your lawyers/accountants/marketers”….. or something like that. As a start-up ourselves we understand that small businesses need all the help they can get (especially grants). For those that are unaware, a new grant has been released which will…

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