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Tips on managing working capital for resilience and growth

08 June 2021 | 5 min read

Understanding and managing working capital is critical to small business resilience and success. Here are simple tips to help manage working capital like a pro.

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Four ways to chase payments without losing relationships

18 March 2021 | 4 min read

Find out how small business owners are balancing the tricky task of chasing payments for EOFY with maintaining relationships when times are tough.

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Business finance: The old ways of borrowing vs today

08 February 2021 | 2 min read

The old ways of borrowing are fading in popularity as more small businesses embrace new approaches to obtaining business finance. Here’s what has changed.

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Your EOFY 2020-21 small business checklist

29 January 2021 | 2 min read

With EOFY just around the corner, we've rounded up some of the important changes, tips and dates New Zealand small business owners should consider.

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Infographic: A small business end of year prep list

10 November 2020 | 2 min read

The end of year period is inching closer. Here are some simple business and hiring tips to help you prepare for a potential increase in foot traffic.

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How to prepare your small business for the end of year surge

28 October 2020 | 4 min read

Here are some easy ways to help get your small business ready for the summer trade and start 2021 in a strong position.

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5 tips for making smart investments in uncertain times

01 October 2020 | 5 min read

When it comes to investing in your business during unstable economic times, it can be hard to know what’s the right move. Business owners share how they’re doing it.

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How the NZ hospitality industry is emerging from COVID-19

28 July 2020 | 3 min read

COVID-19 has disrupted New Zealand's hospitality industry. Hear how a number of businesses are navigating this new normal and keeping patrons safe.

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5 important COVID-19 lockdown lessons from small business owners

24 July 2020 | 4 min read

Business challenges can be ripe with opportunity. Five New Zealand small business owners share their best lessons from COVID-19.

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Understanding your level of financial commitment

10 March 2020 | 3 min read

If you can’t measure it, you can’t manage it. Here’s why understanding your financial commitments can make or break you in small business.

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The small business grants you could be taking advantage of

31 January 2020 | 3 min read

When used properly, grants could be the difference between a dream and a reality. Here’s a list of small business grants in New Zealand and tips for applying.

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Customer success story: DNA 1st Solution

13 November 2019 | 3 min read

Find out how Anita Vaafusuaga expanded her family's packing business to help unskilled youth in Auckland by turning to a Prospa Small Business Loan.

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