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Safety Guide for Essential Trades & Services

Many Household Trades and Service businesses can still operate under the current Government restrictions. To help minimise the risk from COVID-19 we strongly recommend both workers and consumers follow these simple common-sense guidelines below. General Safety Guidelines for Essential Trades Businesses Use digital apps to quote. Customers can talk about job requirements on Facetime, Skype […]

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Tradie Rich List 2020

1. Top 20 Tradie Categories & Avg Reported Yearly Incomes     2.  Percentage of tradies that own their own business v working for someone else         3. Average Charges for Tradie Jobs         4.  Length of time top earners have been working in their industry           […]

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How to Choose the Right Business

Here are some common-sense tips to help you pick the Best Business for your job. They will help you get a good result and avoid costly mistakes. Top Things to Think About Be wary of the Cheapest Quote Verify Businesses Information: eg Star-ratings, Licences, Insurance Don’t Pay Big Up-front Deposits Get a Signed Contract Look […]

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The Lady Tradie serving a male dominated industry

Summar Mcauliffen of Quintessential Plumbing is, by her own admission, a “ladie tradie”, operating in the male dominated plumbing industry and overcoming stereotypes on a daily basis.  Working with her partner, Kelvin Quinn, Summar takes care of both the front & back office of her plumbing business while her partner mans the tools.  “Customers don’t […]

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$3m & Counting: Michael Kotyman overcomes marriage breakdown to build multimillion dollar business

Michael Kotyman, father of two, tapped into the booming building industry 12 years ago, and has turned over more than $3 million through the website ServiceSeeking.com.au.  It hasn’t always been good news however. A sad reality for Michael was the deterioration of his marriage shortly after launching his business, with devastating consequences for his personal […]

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