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Small business lessons from successful business owners: Part 6

We have surveyed some of Australia’s successful small business owners and asked them for their best advice as part of our six-part series. In this final instalment of the series, our experts share two lessons that they learned along the way, so that you can learn from their experience.

Small business lessons from successful business owners: Part 5

What do you wish you knew before you started your business? If you truly knew what it was going to be like to own your own business, would you have started at all, or even started sooner?

We asked a group of successful business owners what things they wish they knew before they started their business.

Small business lessons from successful business owners: Part 4 – Get the basics right

You can set up a social media account on the latest platform, add new widgets to your website and refresh your branding, but if you do not get the basics right, your business will not succeed. We asked successful small business owners to share their advice with us based on their own experiences of running businesses that are growing and profitable.

Small business lessons from successful business owners: Part 1

What makes a business successful? According to Google, over 110,000 people search for an answer to this question every month. So we have gone to some of the Australians who are experiencing success in their small businesses and have asked them to share their advice and experiences with you.

Is your business on track six months into 2012?

Can you believe that in two weeks it will be halfway through 2012? Here is a great exercise for business owners to take a few hours out to do. It will help you review the first half of this year and give you guidance on what needs to change for an even more successful second half of the year.