Advantages of a remote team in 2021

Advantages of a remote team in 2021

2020 has had a significant impact on many businesses. One of the key outcomes to come from last year was the shift towards remote working teams.  The need for remote teams came from the effort to minimise the spread of COVID-19, but it is something that many...
Next Business Energy connects with Xero

Next Business Energy connects with Xero

Next Business Energy is teaming up with Xero to help small businesses take charge of their energy usage and keep finances under control.  Next Business Energy’s NextConnect now integrates with Xero Connect in Australia, a tool that automates the flow of invoices...
Is it time to update your office appliances?

Is it time to update your office appliances?

It’s time to start thinking about business expenses in a COVID-normal world. Many businesses will likely continue to look for potential cost savings following the changes and challenges of 2020.  Office appliances are one key area that can often be overlooked....
Effective managerial practices for a remote team

Effective managerial practices for a remote team

Remote working has numerous benefits. Some businesses may consider continuing to operate with a remote team or provide a more flexible working arrangement into the future.   If you are considering this for your business, some key tools and practices can help...
How to lower your energy costs over summer

How to lower your energy costs over summer

As Australia moves further into summer, it’s time for businesses to start thinking about how this may impact energy usage and costs.  During summer months there is often a rise in demand for energy, with many businesses and households running air-conditioning at...
A guide for using smart meters

A guide for using smart meters

Smart meters are becoming more commonly used across Australia. They are now a standard in Victoria due to a mandatory rollout. Since new federal legislation in December 2017, they are now the default installation for replacement meters for homes in ACT, NSW, SA, QLD...