Business Insights – 14th September 2021 – Commercial rent relief for Vic and NSW

I’m here with insights for Australian businesses on 14th September 2021. Tenfold clients and small-medium businesses who are commercial tenants may be able to get their rent reduced if their business has been impacted by lockdowns and their turnover has declined since May this year. Many of you are managing the largest cost of your […]

Business Insights – 6th September 2021 – Lockdown til November and what to do

I’m here with insights for Australian businesses on 6th September 2021 as we have heard news that Victoria will be in lockdown until November. In this briefing, there are 3 items I want to bring to your attention: Lockdown extension Plan to get through Assess your eligibility for business grants I know there’s a lot in […]

Business Insights – Mandatory testing for construction in Vic – 31st Aug and update 6th Sept

I’m here with news exclusively for Victorian businesses in the construction sector on 31st August 2021. Apparently on 26th August the Vic government added the construction section to those industries that now need to have their entire workforce proactively tested for COVID. This means that if you work in the construction sector you will have […]

Business Insights – 20th August 2021 – Further update on business grants

I’m here with insights for Australian businesses on 20th August 2021 This briefing is about grants in Victoria and a comparison to what is available in NSW for businesses that are under restrictions. If you’re not a Tenfold client with operations in Victoria or NSW, you may want to skip it. (My goal with these […]

Business Insights – 19th August 2021 – Victorian update: grants and permits

I’m here with insights and advice for Australian businesses on 19th August 2021. In this briefing: Victorian lockdown: Authorised workers in admin roles Victorian lockdown: Small Business COVID Hardship Fund   1. Authorised workers in admin roles With the requirement for authorised worker permits now in place in Melbourne metro, I want to remind Victorian […]

Business Insights – 17th August 2021 – Melbourne metro lockdown

I’m here with an update on the snap Melbourne metro lockdown on 17th August 2021. We’re hearing of impending changes as Melbourne metro prepares to return to the Stage 4 restrictions that were in place last year (August/September 2020). Our business coaches are monitoring this closely and we’re expecting the government to release the formal […]

Business Insights – 16th August 2021 – Lockdown restrictions and offsetting wage costs

I’m here with insights for Australian businesses on 16th August 2021. With Melbourne Metro’s lockdown expanded and extended for another 2 weeks (until 2nd September), and the Sydney lockdown expanded to all of NSW , I want to explain how you can use the government COVID-19 disaster payment to support your workers and your cash […]

Business Insights – The labour problem explained and the action you need to take now

As business coaches, the Tenfold team sits across all our clients’ businesses and also have contact with many other small businesses outside the Tenfold community. Every day, we’re hearing stories of employees resigning. Some are leaving for other offers, while others have become fatigued with COVID-19 lockdowns imposed on their industry. Many of these employees […]

Business Insights – 5th August 2021 – Vic lockdown #6 | Qld gov funding

I’m here with insights for Australian businesses on 5th August 2021. So Victoria has gone into lockdown (Again. Again.) Not much to say here. You know the drill. Get down low and go go go. The lockdown commences at 8pm today for the whole of Victoria and will be in place for seven days, until […]

Business Insights – 29th July 2021 – NSW lockdown extended + changes to restrictions | More gov financial support for NSW and Vic

I’m here with insights for Australian businesses on 29th July 2021. Things are changing regularly with the recent lockdowns. There is a lot to understand in relation to the restrictions and the government support being announced. Please note that in this briefing and other recent briefings we haven’t gone into the specific details because firstly […]