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Why the Annual Code Update is More Important Than Ever Before

October 19, 2015 | Simone Pentis

Ensure you review and diarise the new Franchising Code of Conduct.

For most franchisors 30 October is a significant date. Given that most franchise systems within Australia follow the Australian financial year of 1 July to 30 June, then 30 October represents the expiry of the 4-month period from the franchisor’s last financial year whereupon franchisors must generally have ensured that they have updated Disclosure Documents […]

Telling Good Stories

September 9, 2015 | Sally Dooley

Tell stories about your business

In my last post I shared how great leaders use story telling to effectively impart and gather the information that truly matters in organisations. This post focuses on how you can increase your capacity to craft and deliver powerful stories to help shape the culture and future of your organisation. Here are some points to […]

Women in Branding: Where Are They?

August 19, 2015 | Emelye Lovell

Women need different financial advice from the male-dominated financial world.

At a recent branding and advertising industry conference, I watched on as four heads of creative agencies spoke on the topic, ‘What Does the Modern Agency Look Like?’ Whilst their answers varied, one answer spoke volumes: they were all men. When a brazen female audience member pointed out this embarrassingly obvious fact, they squirmed, each […]

Leading Authentically

August 11, 2015 | Sally Dooley

The quality of the conversations you have give rise to your leadership ability.

Leadership begins with who you really are and your willingness to really connect with others in a genuine way. To be an effective leader you must master the art of authenticity, which is the capacity to be comfortable with who you are and courageous enough to let that guide the decisions you make, the way […]


August 7, 2015 | Pix Jonasson

Grow your business by affiliate marketing. It's about creating a win-win situation.

If you are a speaker, more than likely you are a successful leader, or at least an aspiring leader.  You must first lead yourself.  I like to keep things simple and have acronyms for many facets of my life. Here’s one of mine on Leadership. What does Leadership mean to me? L    Learning – always be […]

Stay Focused! Increase Your Productivity

July 29, 2015 | Sue Davey

How to refocus and be more productive

Surprisingly, one of the biggest barriers to us managing our time better is the ability to stay focused. We get distracted by all sorts of things in our working day, whether it’s your phone, social media channels, chats with colleagues or whatever else comes flying your way. Here are a few tips to keep you […]

The Dark Side of Time Management

June 26, 2015 | Sue Davey

Practise meditation

Do you feel stressed by your over-scheduled life, especially if you’re trying to stay on top of your game when it comes to your career, your family and your friends? Well if you do, you are not alone! Women all over the world live in fear as they try to balance their lives, be a […]

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 […]

Why Isn’t Everyone Wealthy & Could It Be A Common Reason?

February 19, 2015 | Leo Eliades

In this article you'll discover what is really driving the cash flow in your small business.

One Thursday evening, I had just finished a presentation on wealth mindset when someone from the audience asked me, “ Why isn’t everyone wealthy and is there a common reason?” There are very common reasons to this question which essentially means that if you address them there is no reason why you could not attain […]