Be Careful What You Wish For

Be Careful What You Wish For

Be Careful What You Wish For

Last week the Fair Work Commission ruled in favour of putting a floor of $25.41 per hour in the award for pickers in the horticulture sector. The move effectively abolishes piece rates where workers are paid based on how much they pick rather than an hourly rate. The Commission found that a “significant” proportion of pickers earned less than the..

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Simply Effective!

Simply Effective!

Good people make difficult things easy. The others find amazingly innovative ways to make simple things difficult. Active avoidance of any dealings with people in the second group is a genuinely worthwhile pursuit.

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Small changes can make a big difference!

Small changes can make a big difference!

We posted this image on our Facebook page on the 25th of October in 2012. It’s even more relevant today with the technology available to us and the ability to instantly Google anything we want to learn. We have so many resources and so much data available in our businesses but we too often use them like the ladders in..

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Parkinson’s Law

Parkinson’s Law

Parkinson’s Law states that work expands to fill the time available. And this is important because it is a key driver of productivity, or more correctly, lack of productivity.  If you give someone a week to complete a task, they will usually take a week.  If you give them two days to complete the same task they’ll probably complete it in..

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Our 21-year journey

Our 21-year journey

In September 2000, Deb and I started Badcocks Pty Ltd with a handful of clients operating from a spare room in our house in North Street, Devonport.  Our vision was to help small business owners build a business that worked for them rather than the other way around. We changed the name to Unicorn Business Solutions a few years later..

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Contact


Unicorn Business Solutions are based in Devonport Tasmania, with clients around Australia.

64 Best Street, Devonport

Mail : PO Box 511 Devonport TAS 7310 Australia