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Finding a Superstar Virtual Assistant For Your Business

December 6, 2017 | Ingrid Bayer

It comes as no surprise that the Virtual Assistant (VA) industry in Australia is really gaining momentum as more and more entrepreneurs understand and embrace the potential that they can offer business onshore and offshore. If you’re looking for a Superstar VA who will be a true asset to you and your business, I would […]



Key Life Lessons When Things Are Tough!

September 11, 2017 | Caryn Walsh

We all struggle at times.  Life is not always easy and we may find it hard to work out where we fit in.  We may lack clarity about who we are, what we want to do and where we want to be – or more importantly –  where we are going! So, we turn to […]



Introducing Technology in the Workplace

June 1, 2017 | Guest Blogger

In this day and age, technology has become an integral part of our daily lives, from the way we communicate, to the way we entertain ourselves. We are all very reliant on technology so it comes as no surprise that it has seeped its way into our workplace as well. Technology plays an important role […]



Managing Conflict in the Workplace: How Women Do It?

August 29, 2016 | Fonthip Ward

Workplaces are becoming increasingly more fast-pasted and globalized, which increases the opportunities for professional development, but also increases the likelihood that conflicts will occur within the workplace. Conflicts are difficult challenges women face in the workplace because of how men and women approach conflict situations. But there are constructive ways that conflict can be managed […]



Happy Workers Are Satisfied And More Productive

August 8, 2016 | Sally Dooley

Effective leaders know that creating an environment where teams are happy is not just a nice idea, it is a critical business imperative. One study found that those happiest at work are a staggeringly 47% more productive at work compared with those who are least happiest, and, perhaps more importantly, 180% happier with life in […]



Suffocating Under It All? It’s Time To Start Breathing Again.

June 20, 2016 | Sue Lester

Do you feel like you’re suffocating under all the To Dos?  Perhaps you’re exhausted and frustrated from repeating yourself until you’re blue in the face?  Does it feel a long time since you’ve come up for air?  Our language reflects what is happening at that deeper, unconscious level, in this case your autonomic system which […]



How To Be a World Class Communicator

June 9, 2016 | Vicki Writer

Do you believe you are the person you are today based on all of the experiences you have had throughout your life? This was a question asked of me a number of years ago and it has had a profound impact on my life. After having pondered this simple yet very profound question – I […]



Intrepreneurship – The Secret Weapon to Unlocking Vast Reserves of Energy, Passion (and profit) From Your Staff.

June 1, 2016 | Bernadette Schwerdt

Imagine a world where employees love coming to work, give more of themselves than ever before, stay longer, work harder and generate significant extra revenue for the firm, with no incentives, threats or encouragement to do so? Sound too good to be true? It’s not. It’s called ‘intrepreneurship’ and it’s the buzz word on the […]



Rejuvenate and Empower With Fabulous Feedback

December 10, 2015 | Sally Dooley

At this time of year, Christmas fever sets in and focus starts to wander. Your team can easily slip into cruise mode and lose valuable momentum. Successful leaders notice the shift and proactively seek to lift the energy and focus to keep momentum moving in the right direction. Harnessing the power of feedback is a […]



Why It Is Smart To Outsource Your Marketing

June 11, 2015 | Danielle MacInnis

At one stage as a small business it was possible to do your marketing in-house, much like you might do your bookkeeping and manage staff. Now SMEs are outsourcing their marketing as the landscape has changed. Here are some of the reasons: 1. Marketing has changed dramatically over the past few years and has become […]