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Search Engine Optimisation (SEO)

Use Search Engine Optimisation to direct traffic to your website when potential clients are looking for specific products or services that your business could provide. Search Engine Optimisation enhances the visibility of your website or web page in a search engine.  Leading search engines use software called ‘crawlers’ that scour web pages to find information […]

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Changes to parental leave and the minimum wage

On 1 July 2013, the rate for Parental Leave and Employment Protection increased.  The change has been made in line with the alteration to the average weekly wage. The maximum amount available to eligible employees and the self-employed increased from $475.16 to $488.17 gross a week. The minimum parental leave payment for self-employed persons increased […]

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