Tradie Business Blog

You’ve hired a new team member, who turns out to be a headache. From punctuality issues, lack of honesty, questionable work ethic, even a bad attitude – employee underperformance is disappointing. It’s doing your head in.   Pulling up problematic behaviour is a sticky situation for...

If you hire sub-contractors in your business, they can be a god send. Often getting you out of a tight spot or saving your bacon if you get a flood of work coming in all at once. Contractors are self-employed though and they need to...

While cloud-based job management software saves trade business owners time and money, many people are still sticking with old-school manual processes because they don’t have the headspace to make the switch. If chaos reigns in your business, it might be a good time to rethink whether...

‘The butterfly effect states that one tiny random event can have huge unforseen circumstances.” For Gill Hicks, that was one day running late for work, which led her to jump on a later tube in London. After moving to London to pursue a career, Gill was...

Hello beautiful TradieWives I’m Tahls from Our Calm Place and the amazing Verity has asked me to share my information on men’s mental health with you. What you do for your husbands and partners is incredible - and very full on! And while I’m a huge believer in...

Do you sometimes find yourself looking at your business bank account and becoming INSTANTLY stressed? The balance is low, and you’re thinking to yourself… “how am I going to pay wages, bills, suppliers, BAS, super…. (the list goes on)”? We’ve all been there at some point. We’ve...