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Introduction

As business owners what can we do on a practical level to prepare for the worst that COVID-19 can throw at us? This month we have a line-up of experts to help us through the tough times and even provide some positives as the world seems to shut up shop.
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Economic update - coronavirus - Subscribe

Economic update - coronavirus

Running Time: 9:20

It wasn't long ago that our resident economist provided us with his annual, sobering 2020 forecast. Much has happened since then. What are his thoughts now?
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Prof. Neville Norman, Melbourne University

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Trading with China as the pandemic persists - Subscribe

Trading with China as the pandemic persists

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Certain industries in Australia will be feeling the pinch more than others because of their reliance on overseas markets, particularly with China.
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CT Johnson, Cross Border Management

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Don’t let coronavirus kill your business - Subscribe

Don’t let coronavirus kill your business

Running Time: 9:48

Like many of us in business, Andrew Griffiths has lived through major world events. It's tough while we're in the middle of it, but most of us manage to pull through the crises.
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Andrew Griffiths

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Grow your practice with collaborative partnerships - Subscribe

Grow your practice with collaborative partnerships

Running Time: 8:54

We know how working together on a project can often prove more fruitful than working alone. On a larger scale, there are also real advantages working with other like-minded companies for mutual commercial gain.
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William Pegg, Synthesis Group

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Disrupting the meat industry - farm by farm - Subscribe

Disrupting the meat industry - farm by farm

Running Time: 9:06

Like all farmers, Chris Balazs understands how much tastier meat is from animals he slaughters on his own farm. For those and ethical reasons, he and his team have built Australia's first and only mobile abattoir.
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Chris Balazs, Provenir

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SMSFs and property development – beware the rules! - Subscribe

SMSFs and property development – beware the rules!

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The ATO has an eagle eye on trustees using their self managed super funds for the development of property.
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Michael Jones, Mazars

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Building a performance improvement culture - Subscribe

Building a performance improvement culture

Running Time: 8:27

Behaviour and ability are two overriding qualities of great leadership, which helps to build better performing teams.
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Jake Bridges, Leading Teams

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Recovering from deep debt - Subscribe

Recovering from deep debt

Running Time: 10:15

Dominique Grubisa knows first-hand how crippling debt can be. When the GFC hit in 2008, she was facing overwhelming debt after investing millions of dollars in property.
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Dominique Grubisa, DG Institute

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Closing comments / quote of the month - Subscribe

Closing comments / quote of the month

Our quote of the month is from master quote-maker William George Plunkett, who said…
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