Why startups should love #Budget2018

2018-05-29T10:02:38+10:00

#Budget2018 was announced recently and, as usual, has resulted in an avalanche of feedback. Some of it has been positive. Some of it has been negative. Australian Small Business and Family Enterprise Ombudsman, Kate Carnell, even described it simply as

Why startups should love #Budget20182018-05-29T10:02:38+10:00

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 3: The struggle for billpayers.

2018-04-09T11:40:55+10:00

In the last blog [here], we acknowledged the advantages and disadvantages of paper and digital billing, from a business stakeholder perspective. A key point derived was that if digital billing does not work for the consumer, then it does not

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 3: The struggle for billpayers.2018-04-09T11:40:55+10:00

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 2: The struggle for billers.

2018-03-23T09:41:00+10:00

As mentioned in a previous post [here], the recent treasury consultation paper into billing is to be commended for exploring ways to keep the Australian billing landscape fair. However, the paper also recognises several conflicting truths when it comes to

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 2: The struggle for billers.2018-03-23T09:41:00+10:00

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 1

2018-03-23T09:38:35+10:00

Late last year the treasury released a consultation paper on the issue of paper billing. The paper raised the notion of banning, limiting or otherwise pushing back against any companies who were charging customers for opting to receive their bills

Between a Rock and a Soft Copy, part 12018-03-23T09:38:35+10:00

Breathe easier this New Year

2018-01-23T15:48:40+10:00

The start of a new year is a great time for planning. But it can be easy to forget that our ability to implement these plans often largely depends on a steady cash flow. And this is a fact that

Breathe easier this New Year2018-01-23T15:48:40+10:00

The 5 Best Things that Happened to Australian SMEs in 2017

2018-01-15T14:43:49+10:00

The beginning of the new year is the perfect time to set new goals, and plan for a productive year. And though the temptation can be to focus on all the areas we might need to improve, setting effective business

The 5 Best Things that Happened to Australian SMEs in 20172018-01-15T14:43:49+10:00

3 must-haves for paperless billing

2017-11-16T13:48:17+10:00

So, you’ve decided to go paperless when it comes to your billing. This could mean a whole range of cost savings, environmental benefits, and added convenience for your customers. But buyer beware – not all paperless billing solutions are created

3 must-haves for paperless billing2017-11-16T13:48:17+10:00

Three ways fintech can help your business

2017-11-02T14:11:06+10:00

When it comes to new technologies for SMEs, there are now a million new ways to streamline operations, and automate the delivery of offerings. Many of these options may depend on your industry. Accounting firms are all about the cloud

Three ways fintech can help your business2017-11-02T14:11:06+10:00

It’s your fault you’re not getting paid.

2017-10-04T16:23:30+10:00

Why don’t my customers ever pay on time? It’s a question business owners have been asking since the dawn of commerce. The answer could be that your customers are just not nice people. They want to use your services, but

It’s your fault you’re not getting paid.2017-10-04T16:23:30+10:00

Three reasons to go paperless

2017-09-15T09:52:44+10:00

Because it’s 2017. Can we end the blog post there? But in all seriousness, the majority of us do appear to favour a paperless environment in many ways. We consume news from our mobile phones often via social media, we

Three reasons to go paperless2017-09-15T09:52:44+10:00

Three ways to make paperless billing work for your customers

2017-08-21T11:01:24+10:00

Overcome customer complaints and reap the rewards of paperless billing! Business expenses can sometimes feel never-ending. Office rent and supplies, software costs, electricity, wages, accounting, marketing, client entertainment… the list just seems to go on and on. So with so

Three ways to make paperless billing work for your customers2017-08-21T11:01:24+10:00

Mobile is here to stay – Billers where are you?

2017-07-11T11:39:25+10:00

When it comes to the influence of technology on consumers globally, Australia is at the forefront. We are both ‘early adopters’ and ‘fast followers’, and we expect to be accessible to the most innovative solutions available anywhere in the world.

Mobile is here to stay – Billers where are you?2017-07-11T11:39:25+10:00

In-app purchases increasing as a percentage of digital sales

2017-07-11T11:40:05+10:00

It's no secret that Sniip has been beating the mobile app drum for a while now. It's nice to know the world is slowly catching up. A recent BizReport article delve further into how retailers are turning to mobile apps to

In-app purchases increasing as a percentage of digital sales2017-07-11T11:40:05+10:00

How consumers are using smart phones to shop

2017-07-11T11:40:30+10:00

Second screening is now ‘second nature’ as 71% of Australians multiscreen while watching TV every day according to a study by IAB Australia on The Changing TV Experience: Attitudes and Usage across Multiple screens. This presents a huge opportunity for

How consumers are using smart phones to shop2017-07-11T11:40:30+10:00

Tackling the mobile payment ‘fear factor’ head-on

2017-07-11T11:40:49+10:00

Australians may be known as early adopters of new technology but many are reluctant to use mobile payment solutions due to a ‘fear factor’ – something Sniip is tackling head-on. Sniip CEO Damien Vasta says perceived security and privacy fears

Tackling the mobile payment ‘fear factor’ head-on2017-07-11T11:40:49+10:00

Sniip Breaking New Ground in Mobile Payments

2017-07-11T11:41:23+10:00

Sniip is breaking new ground in mobile payment technology as the first app in Australia not restricted to any one banking or credit card brand. Sniip CEO Damien Vasta says Sniip offers a win-win for consumers and business, especially when

Sniip Breaking New Ground in Mobile Payments2017-07-11T11:41:23+10:00

Shopping app, Sniip, helps avoiding cart abandonment

2017-07-11T11:41:52+10:00

Retailers wanting to improve their customers’ shopping journeys can now look to social media and mobile platforms such as shopping app, Sniip, which are playing bigger roles in people’s shopping experiences. The new shopping app from Sniip is one way

Shopping app, Sniip, helps avoiding cart abandonment2017-07-11T11:41:52+10:00