Coronavirus wills and estate planning
The importance of safeguarding your assets only really seems to make sense when there’s something to safeguard them against. The current Coronavirus pandemic is proving to be one such event – unprecedented times mean potentially unprecedented risk, writes DG Institute’s Founder and CEO...
Coronavirus protecting your finances
The situation with COVID-19 is changing daily, with new impacts on our health, society and the economy. While much is uncertain, you can be 100-percent sure that those who stay informed and take decisive action to protect their wealth will do best during the crisis – and during the recovery that...
safeharbour laws for directors and businesses
In September of 2017 an amendment was made to the Australian Corporations Act of 2001. This new legislation was designed to assist businesses in restructuring or completing a successful turnaround during financially challenging times. The amendment was referred to as a safe harbour provision,...
Corona virus on businesses
If you think the only impact of the coronavirus on Australian businesses is the inexplicable mad rush on supermarket supplies of toilet paper, you’d better think again, writes DG Institute’s Founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa. Both the human and business impacts of the virus are currently a...
Understanding cash flow problems in business
The saying “cash is king” may seem like a throwback in today’s e-commerce and contactless-dominated market, but reliable operating cash flow remains a crucial factor to a business or investment thriving or failing. Whether you’re a small business looking to grow your customer base or a...
Fast track to entrepreneurship
Starting your own business or buying a franchise aren’t the only ways of getting into the business world. A third alternative promises would-be entrepreneurs an affordable fast track to running a business, writes DG Institute’s Founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa. If you’re considering...
Time for a business turnaround
3 reasons there’s never been a better time for ‘business turn-arounds’ You no longer need a huge bank balance behind you to become an entrepreneur, writes DG Institute's Founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa. It’s the great Australian dream – quitting your job and making a profitable...
5 Steps to a successful Business Turnaround
If you’re looking to enter the business world but don’t have the cash reserves to buy a business outright, the ‘leveraged business turn-around’ strategy could be for you. DG Institute’s Founder and CEO Dominique Grubisa explains the five steps involved. There are countless Australians...
four types of business structure
Having the wrong business structure could leave you open to a number of financial issues. In this article, DG Institute CEO Dominique Grubisa explains each type of structure. The four types of business structures Sole Trader Business Structure Partnership Business Structure ...
Investing in an existing business
Investing in an existing business can open up a world of possibilities for you. In this article, DG Institute founder Dominique Grubisa shares a business success story from one of her students. In the world of business, a single decision can completely transform your fortunes. Sometimes that...