Ashley Thomson, Coaching Hall of Fame

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 1st April

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Wednesday 1st April, In today’s blog – Three scenarios for business: Category 1– Businesses Not Impacted Category 2 – Businesses Slowing Down Category 3 – Businesses Going into Hibernation Before I start today’s blog, I think it’s really important to state that this situation is not the […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 31st March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Tuesday 31st March, In today’s briefing: 1. JobKeeper payments: What this means for your business 2. COVID-19 facts: how long it lasts on surfaces and other facts 1. JobKeeper payments: What this means for your business As you would have heard, yesterday afternoon the government announced a […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 30th March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Monday 30th March. In today’s update: 1. Government approach: stay open. What this means for your business 2. Support for commercial tenants: no evictions 1. Government approach: stay open. What this means for your business? Over the weekend we have seen clearer communication from the government on […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 27th March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Friday 27th March. In today’s briefing: 1. Possible state-wide shutdown 2. Learning from New Zealand’s shutdown 3. Labour and Rent Costs in the event of a Shutdown 1. The implications of a state-wide shutdown NSW and Vic have flagged that they may move forward with stage 3 […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 26th March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Thursday 26th March. In today’s blog: 1. Payroll tax refund – how to get your refund 2. Government support for affected employees 1. Payroll Tax Refunds begin 27th March A quick recap on this measure: Small and medium-sized businesses (in Victoria) with total payroll (that is, wages […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 25th March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Wednesday 25th March, In today’s blog: 1. Temporary changes to debt collection and insolvency 2. Working from home The shutdown announced yesterday by the PM was a lot less restrictive than many people expected. In light of that, I’ve deferred the brief on shut down and instead […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 24th March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Tuesday 24th March. In today’s briefing: 1. Business Shut Down: 3-point plan for staff costs 2. Business Slow Down: 3-point plan for staff costs In this briefing I’ll be talking about shut downs and slow downs so I want to explain the difference between them. Shut down […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 23rd March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Monday, 23rd March, In today’s briefing: 1. Shut-down of non-essential services 2. Weathering the storm: stimulus and coaching to sustain your business 3. Tenfold Client Hotline 1. Shut-down of non-essential services On Sunday, 22nd March, the Federal government mandated a shut-down of non-essential services. The shut-down will […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 21st March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with the update for Saturday, 21st March. In today’s briefing: 1. Refund of payroll tax for eligible small businesses 2. Next federal government stimulus due soon 1. Refund of payroll tax for eligible small businesses Today, Saturday 21st March, the Victorian State Government announced their stimulus package. Small businesses with annual […]

COVID-19 Business Continuity – 20th March

Hi, it’s Ashley Thomson with an update on COVID-19 business continuity. In today’s briefing: 1. Staff working at clients’ sites 2. Business and home loan repayments can be deferred for 6 months 3. RBA update – lower rates, more lending 1. Staff on site We’re talking with our clients about measures to put in place […]