How will your business be affected by the events happening in the domestic and global economies?

What can you do to prepare your business to take advantage of the opportunities and minimize risk from adverse conditions?

Jim Mills from Merit Planning Hills talks about what is happening in the markets and in the economy and what small business owners need to know.

There’s a bigger picture at play that impacts us all.

Here is the link for the Australian Bureau of Statistics report that Jim refers to in the podcast.

Jim Mills is the Principle Advisor and Managing Director of Merit Planning Hills Pty Ltd, established in 2008. The Merit Planning team are financial strategy and wealth advisors, with a focus on working with small to medium business owners. They are passionate about ensuring Australian business owners see the benefit of their hard work in the form of significant personal wealth accumulation. In this ever changing economic and legislative landscape it is important to have a partner with a focus on active strategies that align with your strategic goals – both from a business and personal perspective.

Jim is well known across the financial service industry with over 25 years experience, previously holding executive positions in large financial institutions. He is backed by a team of qualified advisors and outstanding service personnel focused on seeing Australian businesses thrive. Jim holds a Bachelor of Business, Diploma of Financial Planning – RG146, Stock Broking, Estate Planning, SMSF specialist & Tax Financial Planning qualified.

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