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Control, Alt, Delete

March 27, 2015 | Janet Culpitt

Take advantage of how to legally minimise the tax you pay.

What does the word control conjure up in your mind? Immediately for me I think of the control key on a computer keyboard; for my husband it’s the TV remote control. When I Googled the word, Wikipedia alone came up with over 2 dozen Control definitions and explanations. (Sometimes I wonder why non English speaking people […]



Set Goals For More Effective Time Management

March 26, 2015 | Sue Davey

Time for change in goal setting

Women have hectic lives and we are constantly under pressure to perform in every area of our lives; be the perfect mother, be the perfect wife, be the perfect employee and be the rock that holds everything together. We feel the pressure. It’s unrealistic and none of us can be perfect in every way. What […]



Relationships – When to Leave?

March 25, 2015 | Thomas Downey

Should I stay or should I go? How do you know when it is time to end a relationship?

Relationships can be wonderful and they can also be hell. The question of “if to” end a relationship and if so, consequently, “when to” end is complex. Nothing is straightforward and regret, even fleeting, seems part of our human condition. An internal statement of “I stayed too long” is often met with “I should have […]



The ABCs of Marketing

March 23, 2015 | Emelye Lovell

Marketing graph

A is for advertising. B is for branding. C is for communications. Wait – what? I thought we were talking about marketing? So what’s the difference? Ok, so let’s break it down. Marketing Marketing is the wholistic approach involved in taking your product or service to the market. Marketing consists of the widely known seven […]



How To Overcome The Anxiety Of Launching An Online Business

March 20, 2015 | Bernadette Schwerdt

Don't get overwhelmed -fight your anxieties by just taking action.

Creating an Entrepreneurial Mindset Lots of people have great ideas for setting up online businesses but they struggle with implementation because they become overwhelmed with questions that cause a great deal of anxiety. Questions like: what idea should I choose to run with? Should I choose a business I’m passionate about or should I choose […]



The Value Cost of Taking It Easy and Letting Go of Your Beliefs

March 19, 2015 | Leo Eliades

Believe

I can’t count the number of times that I have heard something along the lines of, “You can only achieve what you truly believe in”. In other words having faith in achieving a result is something that will help you get there. You can take my word for it that this holds incredible value or […]



How To Identify Good Guest Blog Opportunities

March 18, 2015 | Sorcha Mullis

Use these tips to source guest blogging opportunities that could be good for your business.

Guest blogging is important, and shouldn’t be ignored if want to market your business online. It enables you to connect with industry experts, reach a wider audience and build meaningful relationships. It can also benefit SEO, and drives more traffic to your website. But it can be difficult to identify good opportunities and know the […]



Is It Time To Overhaul Your Approach To Networking?

March 17, 2015 | Catriona Pollard

Networking is not about getting business cards, it's about connecting through conversation.

Have you ever wondered why you aren’t making more business connections or increasing your clientele? Do you ever attend an industry event and mingle with colleagues or industry friends and not end up talking to anyone new?  If you answered yes to one or both of these questions you need a networking overhaul. Networking isn’t […]



Forget ‘Public Speaking’, Just Share Your Message

March 16, 2015 | Sue Lester

Change your mindset and relax! You are NOT public speaking - you're sharing.

The fear of ‘Public Speaking’ stops many people in their tracks, and hinders them from sharing their expertise and growing their businesses and careers. Whether you like it or not, you are walking, talking business card and advertisement, so you might as well make the most of it. A warning though, if you don’t reflect […]



Give First Impressions A Second Chance: Great Customer Service At Events Matters

March 13, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Never burn your bridges. Regardless of the reception you receive always be the bigger person when networking in the community and at events.

It’s amazing how things can turn around if you continue to work on building relationships, are ethical and provide good customer service.  Upon first meeting a prominent local businessman, he asked what I did and if I was a member of a certain business organisation.  After explaining what I did and that I was not […]