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The Business of Living Life Authentically

August 10, 2017 | Caryn Walsh

Being personally empowered means being who you really are all the time. Successful women know who they are, they are happy ‘in their own skin’ and don’t feel the need to be the person others want them to be.  Neither do they mould their behaviour, personality or values to suit those with whom they hang around. […]



How and Why Excellent Leaders Create Hope

August 7, 2017 | Sally Dooley

Leaders of high performing teams know that building capability requires so much more than developing knowledge, skills and abilities. They understand that an individual’s performance is based on a number of psychological traits, especially their resilience. Much research has been conducted to discover how managers can help their team members to build their resilience and […]



5 Self-Care Mindset Tips To Beat The Winter Blues

July 19, 2017 | Sue Lester

Even those of us blessed with sunny Queensland winters can be affected by the cold and shorter days, and the nasty germs flying around that leave you feeling tired and miserable. So it’s even more important during these months to look after yourself, even if you have a demanding family, career or business. Seriously, you […]



Courageous Women – Bravery in The Face of Adversity

July 14, 2017 | Caryn Walsh

Nothing great in life is achieved without passion and courage. Passion to have the raw energy to achieve what it is that a person wants to and courage to not let their fear, uncertainty or trepidation stop them, or allow them to falter. Strong women who go out and get what they want in life […]



Who are the Strong Women who have Influenced YOU?

July 11, 2017 | Dianna Jacobsen

Have you ever stopped to consider what beliefs you have about life? And where you developed these? Who were the women who influenced you? What impact did they have on your personal and professional evolution? These women may have been mothers, grandmothers, aunts, sisters, cousins, teachers, community members. What did you learn from them? Was […]



Working in Community Development: 4 Careers for Helping People

June 30, 2017 | Fonthip Ward

Working in Community Development

Many people today have the desire to help others in their career. Over time, this is one of the best things that you can do in order to live a fulfilled life. With all of the career options in the industry, now is the time to start looking for what you want to do with […]



Empowering Women in The Workplace: What Are The Keys?

May 31, 2017 | Fonthip Ward

Empowering Women working

A lot of women are frustrated at the lack of job opportunities in upper management for them. Ms. Clinton’s recent unsuccessful run for the U.S. presidency in 2017 only increased this anger. Particularly because her male opponent had some quite inappropriate language to express about females holding power. Even today, in our enlightened era, only […]



The 9 Step Formula To Personal Empowerment

May 16, 2017 | Caryn Walsh

We hear the world ‘empowerment’ thrown around so regularly today, that we may struggle to understand what it means as a Woman.  And equally important is how we can learn it. What is Personal Empowerment?* Developing the confidence and strength to set realistic goals and fulfil your potential. All women have strengths and weaknesses and a […]



How the Perfectionist Speaks Up

May 3, 2017 | Kylie Warry

In our recent post, we discussed the importance of being able to speak up.  In my Communication DNA model I teach of the 4 communication DNA styles.  The Powerful, Playful, Patient and Perfectionist.  In today’s post I will outline how the Perfectionist Communication DNA style deals with the idea of speaking up.  Their struggle is different to the Powerful, […]



How the Patient Speak Up

April 3, 2017 | Kylie Warry

In our recent  post, we discussed the importance of being able to speak up.  In my Communication DNA model I teach of the 4 communication DNA styles.  The Powerful, Playful, Patient and Perfectionist.  In today’s post I will outline how the Patient Communication DNA style deals with the idea of speaking up.  Their struggle is different to the Powerful, Playful […]