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Time Saving Business Tips

Time Saving Business Tips

A common issue we find with business tips are that they're not actually useful.  There, we said it.  With copious articles covering business tips to help assist you with climbing the corporate ladder, investing in large quantities of overseas products and 'how to make connections on Linkedin,' you may have just about given up on… Continue reading Time Saving Business Tips

Mel Carrero, The Chubby Fashionista Founder and SPELL Superstar

Initially a creative outlet, Mel Carrero's passion for styling and capturing fashion began with a friend's borrowed SLR camera.  Weaving an intriguing story of entrepreneurial exploration, opening doors and relishing in opportunities, Mel's career has boomed since the early days.  Founding The Chubby Fashionista, Mel has since become a member of the Spell team in… Continue reading Mel Carrero, The Chubby Fashionista Founder and SPELL Superstar

Caroline (Caz) Moriatry of The Gypsy and The Officer discusses her fashion & accessory business as well as a longing for Scotland…

At Readcity HQ, we're bigtime lovers of keeping our purchases local.  That's why our Gold Coast businesses are where we go when trawling online stores, which, uh, totally counts as research.  Too quickly we've fallen in love with The Gypsy and The Officer for their eclectic collections of beautiful garments and accessories - and even… Continue reading Caroline (Caz) Moriatry of The Gypsy and The Officer discusses her fashion & accessory business as well as a longing for Scotland…

Can Afterpay Benefit Your Online Store?

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Adding to the stereotypical 'we want it, and we want it now' attitude of today's buyers, Afterpay is fuelling the fire of consumption.  But can Afterpay benefit your online store and are there any risks involved?  Here we outline all you need to know about Afterpay as a small business owner. What is Afterpay? Initially… Continue reading Can Afterpay Benefit Your Online Store?

Mastering Digital Algorithms in 2017

Okay, so digital algorithms are a real thing. And unfortunately, unless you’re actively using them to your advantage, chances are the majority of your target audience won’t see your content.  Appealing to your customer base online used to be a breeze.  You’d post, the likes would roll in and your following expanded. Simple!  However as… Continue reading Mastering Digital Algorithms in 2017

8 Jobs You Can Outsource To Reduce Your Workload

Outsourcing can really work to your advantage when it comes to freeing up your valuable resources (i.e. mental space, basic routines and getting stuff done).  Running a business takes a lot of guts, oomph, time, energy, sweat and tears - but you already know this!  So why not hand the reigns of your most tedious… Continue reading 8 Jobs You Can Outsource To Reduce Your Workload

Cupcakes and Creativity With Nessa Presta of Sugar Mommas Cakes and Pastries

Nessa Presta invited me into her Melbourne home on a frosty winter's afternoon in June. The sweet scent of vanilla lingered in the air as I stepped out of the freezing Victorian chill and into Nessa's humble abode.  Having not met before, we both nervously giggled about hopefully not being catfished and sat at a… Continue reading Cupcakes and Creativity With Nessa Presta of Sugar Mommas Cakes and Pastries