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30 Jul 2014 (TheAge) - Confidence falls (slumps) among big companies

(30 July 2014, The Age, BusienssDay, p31, Luke Malpass)

‘Business confidence among Australia’s largest listed firms has fallen sharply over the June quarter, undermined by the tight federal budget and coinciding with a reluctance to spend. 61 more words

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30 Jul 2014 (TheAge) - Growing start-up company numbers reflect small business sector confidence

(30 July 2014, The Age, p12, Stephen Cauchi)

‘A new survey has shown that the number of start-ups in Australia has jumped by 23 per cent in the second quarter of 2014, indicating strong confidence in the small business sector. 39 more words

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9 Jul 2014 (TheAge) - Business shrugs off budget hit - Australia business conditions at 5-month high

(9 July 2014, The Age, BusinessDay, p19, Mark Mulligan)

‘A measure of Australian business conditions hit the highest in five months in June as a pick up in sales and profits helped firms stay confident in the wake of an unpopular federal budget. 34 more words

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Building the Confidence to Launch Your Business

So you’re an entrepreneur wanting to launch your business or a new product (or service)? And, not sure whether your product is completely ready yet. What do you  do? 585 more words

Even more than usual, German businesses see trouble ahead

The last time we checked in on German business leaders, they were in a somewhat grumpy mood. Business wasn’t bad, per se, but managers were pretty gloomy about the future. 141 more words

11 Jun 2014 (TheAge) - Business confidence steady despite falling consumer sentiment

(11 June 2014, The Age, BusinessDay, p25, Max Mason)

‘A tough federal budget and plunging consumer confidence is doing little to deter Australian businesses who remain upbeat about the prospects of recovery. 47 more words

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Creating a brand that fills you with pride

Our branding clients tend to fall into one of two camps.

They’re either ambitious start-ups who want an amazing brand identity from day one, or they’re an established business owner who’s recognised that the existing brand just isn’t cutting it any more. 278 more words

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