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Fintech Hub Stone & Chalk Experience Overwhelming Demand

Fintech Hub Stone & Chalk Experience Overwhelming Demand

  As published in CK Momentum Issue 7  (Click here to download) Stone & Chalk describes itself as “an independent, not for profit Fintech hub whose overarching objective is to help foster and accelerate the development of world leading Fintech startups”. Before it...

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Its Taking Off! Australia’s Startup Economy

Its Taking Off! Australia’s Startup Economy

As pubished in CK Momentum Issue 7 (Click here to download) Cloud based tech companies, scalability and disruptive technology. Small, agile startups rushing to innovate and find a gap in the market. It is activity on a scale that has never been seen before. The way...

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Practical Considerations in Lease Negotiations

Practical Considerations in Lease Negotiations

  As published in CK Momentum Issue 7  (Click here to download) Congratulations! You are ready to start scaling your business and take on your first commercial lease! Now comes the negotiations with the landlord on the commercial terms of lease. Here we list some tips...

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CK Momentum Issue 7

CK Momentum Issue 7

JULY 2015 This edition focuses on a number of issues that are relevant to startup organisations, but with plenty of topics relevant to any business going through a period of growth or change. We feature an interview with Wayne Gerard, cofounder and CEO of Brisbane...

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Can I Use Facebook to Screen Potential Recruits?

Can I Use Facebook to Screen Potential Recruits?

   As published in CK Momentum Issue 6 (Click here to download) If social media is a necessary workplace “evil”, then what lies beneath is the often practised, but rarely mentioned, custom of “Facebook stalking”. This involves reviewing the social media postings of...

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PPSR – Automatic Notification Service

PPSR – Automatic Notification Service

As published in CK Momentum Issue 6  (Click here to download) Keeping up to date with what charges are held over your business can be time consuming and costly. It is impractical for business owners to constantly search the Personal Property Securities Register...

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What’s News in the Agribusiness Sector?

What’s News in the Agribusiness Sector?

As published in CK Momentum Issue 6  (Click here to download) The Australian agribusiness sector continues to be the focus of strong interest from foreign investors, commentators and the Federal Government. Predictions over the last few years have proved reasonably...

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Reduced Corporate Insolvencies: Is It Time to Rejoice?

Reduced Corporate Insolvencies: Is It Time to Rejoice?

As published in CK Momentum Issue 6  (Click here to download) ASIC'S December 2015 insolvency statistics show that corporate insolvencies in the second quarter of the 2014/15 financial year were down 20% on the same period last year. Associate, Adam Khan, queries...

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How to Avoid Spam-A-Lot

How to Avoid Spam-A-Lot

As published in CK Momentum Issue 6  (Click here to download) While unwelcome emails advertising phoney products sent en masse are illegal, you may be surprised to learn that even a well intentioned marketing campaign can fall foul of the Spam Act (“Act”). A message...

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UPDATE: The China-Australia Free Trade

UPDATE: The China-Australia Free Trade

As published in CK Momentum Issue 6  (Click here to download) In our previous issue, we broadly addressed the China-Australia Free Trade Agreement (“ChAFTA”). For Australia, the winners are the dairy, mining and services sectors which will benefit from the eventual...

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Water, Water, Everywhere…

Water, Water, Everywhere…

As published in CK Momentum Issue 5  (Click here to download) The CK Agribusiness group has been watching and receiving reports of much needed rain falling in certain parts of Queensland and New South Wales. While not widespread and more being required, the water has...

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