Board meetings in pyjamas: Tips for conducting digital board meetings while working remotely

Working from home presents a wide variety of challenges for business owners and directors, particularly when decision making requires a number of directors to come together. In dynamic and evolving commercial landscapes such as that being faced presently, ensuring you have an effective and efficient mode of progressing board decision making is essential. The Australian [...]

2020-05-12T04:17:53+00:00April 22nd, 2020|Business Advice, Business Partnerships, Compliance, Corporate Advisory, Data Protection, Dispute Resolution|Comments Off on Board meetings in pyjamas: Tips for conducting digital board meetings while working remotely

Advice for working from home

At Rankin, the one thing we know as a commercial law firm without a physical office location with lawyers working remotely, is how to work from home. This post aims to help you make this adjustment that COVID-19 has forced you or your business into taking. A lot of people are going through the uncomfortable [...]

2020-05-12T04:19:19+00:00March 25th, 2020|Business Advice, Corporate Advisory|Comments Off on Advice for working from home

Diary entry – Working from home

Rankin Business Lawyers was created with an overarching goal of being a completely virtual firm enabling us to work from home, reduce our travel time, and spend more time with our families.  I started about 6 months into operations as the first employee to set up systems and processes and have our entire law practice [...]

2020-05-12T04:19:49+00:00March 19th, 2020|Business Advice, Compliance, Corporate Advisory, employees, Employment Law|Comments Off on Diary entry – Working from home

Is your business ready for lockdown? What you need to know when transitioning to a remote workplace

With the increased likelihood of further social-distancing directives being issued by our Government, many businesses will soon be facing the prospect of turning their workplace into a remote workplace (if their business requirements allow for this structure). This is a great way to endeavour to keep your business up and running during this time, with [...]

2020-05-12T04:19:57+00:00March 18th, 2020|Business Advice, Compliance, Corporate Advisory, employees, Employment Law|Comments Off on Is your business ready for lockdown? What you need to know when transitioning to a remote workplace