Business basics

1. Starting your business

Follow 6 key steps to setting up your business. 

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2. Managing your business finances

Learn how to create a business budget, assess your cash flow and keep records. 

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3. Forecasting your cash flow

Forecast your cash flow and keep an eye on your finances. 


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Every day business

4. Paying yourself

Make sure you're paying enough tax, super, wages and savings.

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5. Creating work-life balance

Manage your time to balance your business and personal life. 

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6. Building your business community

Find out how to build or grow a business community. 

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Technology & resources

7. Getting the business resources you need

Where to find employers, suppliers, customers and finance. 

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8. Adopting software and technology

Use the right tools to help your business succeed. 

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Cash flow tools

Software accounting integration

From XERO to MYOB, find out your options.

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Business Transaction Account Alerts

Get a notification in the CommBank app when money goes in or out of your account.

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NetBank for business

How NetBank can help you run your business.

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Things to know

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