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Explore the latest small business insights, analysis and research from huumans - as well discover past articles and reports - by industry, location and category.

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The huuman layer: Jan 17th 2023

January is already half-done and Q1 is definitely underway. Time to accept that all those things you put off pre-holidays aren’t going to get done, and read some great Small Business insights instead.

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The Balance Sheet

The Balance Sheet: ChatGPT, Machine Learning and the inevitable impact on Small Business

Machine Learning is nothing new, but recent advances have turned a once interesting experiment into a cultural explosion. With the genie well and truly out of the bottle - what happens now?

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The huuman layer: Jan 10th 2023

It's a new year and a new look for huumans in your inbox. Welcome to 'The huuman layer' - packed with more insights, more choice and more useful stuff for Small Business in 2023!

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The Data Room: Where do these inflation numbers even come from anyway?

We're all obsessing over inflation right now, but where do these inflation numbers come from - and how can we make sense of them?

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Accountant, Bookkeeper, or Business Advisor: What’s Right For Your Business?

Most people don’t get into entrepreneurship to spend their nose in financial statements—they go into it because they want to devote their working life to something they’re passionate about.

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The huuman layer: 12 Predictions for Small Business in 2023

In our final market report of the year, we're going to mix it up and make some predictions about the state of Small Business in Canada in 2023.

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The basics of building a hybrid or remote company

Creating or transforming your business into a hybrid or remote setup can seem daunting, but for those businesses which are able to make the switch, it can be very fruitful.

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Market Matters

Market insight report 06/12/22

A copy of our free weekly insights report that you can get direct to your inbox each week.

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How to hire (and retain) people

Hiring and retaining talent in your business is probably one of the hardest things you'll have to manage as an owner, but there are things you can do to stack the odds in your favour.

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The Data Room

In the world of bookkeeping, machine learning is here to stay

The more bookkeeping moves towards the cloud, the better the business insights become.

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How to make better decisions as a small business owner

If you own a small business, you'll know that bad decisions have big consequences.

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Data Security 101 - How to protect your business

It might not seem like it, but your business holds a lot of data. This data can be extremely useful in decision making, but it can also - in the wrong hands - be used against you in devastating ways.