The 5 main causes of cash flow problems

The ability to generate cash is an important key to business success. Without strong, positive cash flow a business will never thrive and grow. In this article, we take a look at the 5 main causes of cash flow problems in a business. Knowing these dangers will help you develop effective cash flow management and maintain a healthy business cash flow.


8 signs that your business is in trouble

Timing is crucial when you sense that your business is in trouble, experiencing a financial crisis or underperforming. Your business will show danger signs that it is under stress. Do not ignore these early warning signs. In this article, we discuss the 8 signs that your business is in trouble.


10 signs that your business is facing insolvency - part 1

Insolvency is the inability of a business to discharge all of its debts in full as they are due for payment. It is a critical condition that company directors must ensure does not occur if the business is to survive and operate legally. In this 1st part of 2 articles, we discuss the early warning signs that your business is at risk of insolvency.


10 signs that your business is facing insolvency - part 2

Insolvency is a critical condition that company directors must ensure does not occur if the business is to survive and operate legally. Insolvency is the inability of a business to discharge all of its debts in full as they are due for payment. In this 2nd part of 2 articles, we continue to discuss the early warning signs that your business is at risk of insolvency.


How to achieve a sales driven recovery for your building and construction business

The Australian building industry crisis continues to intensify as thousands of jobs are expected to be cut by June in an attempt by construction companies to reduce their costs. If your building and construction business is in trouble, it is crucial to take immediate action. In this article, we take a closer look at the area of sales and how it can drive your business towards recovery.


Tips on how to turnaround your building and construction business

The Australian building industry is in crisis. It has been reported that 6,895 jobs will be cut by June in Victoria as construction companies try to reduce their costs. You can save your business, and the jobs of your employees, by focusing on the areas of sales, operations and cash flow management. In this article, we share some tips from turnaround specialists on how you can drive profitability, cash flow and operations to achieve a successful recovery for your business.


How to recover from business insolvency

Business insolvency numbers has hit record high in February 2012. According to the Australian Securities and Investments Commission or ASIC, 1,123 businesses entered administration in February compared to 518 businesses in administration last January 2012. If your business is facing insolvency, it is crucial to take immediate action if the business is to survive. In this article, we provide some guidelines on how you can save your business from insolvency and continue operating legally.


How to improve cash flow management in your business

Cash flow management can be defined as monitoring, analysing and adjusting the cash flow of a business to ensure that there is sufficient cash to settle payments when they become due. It may sound simple but for many business owners, keeping track of costs and profits can be very exhausting. In this article, discuss how you can take control of cash flow, including the timing of cash inflow and outflow, and how you can improve cash flow management in your business.