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4 Steps To Starting The Financial Year Afresh

July 18, 2016 | Sue Lester

New Year New Plan

Whether you achieved great results last financial year, or less than desirable, this is the ideal time for a fresh start.  In the busyness of your business, it’s easy to fall into the trap of doing things the same way because it’s easier, a no-brainer.  Structures and systems are essential for growth, however they need […]



Disruptive Trends: Biohack Your Way to Success

July 14, 2016 | Ingrid Cliff

Biohacking

Humans always strive to be better versions of themselves. Whether it be through self-help courses and books or eating well and exercising, each generation has searched for ways to be better, smarter, and faster. The disruptive trend of biohacking is beyond simply going Paleo for your diet, and has morphed into two distinct streams. Where […]



Why The ‘Work Anywhere’ Movement is a Pain in the Neck?

July 12, 2016 | Jo Cordell-Cooper

woman holding her sore neck

I’ve been working in the fitness industry for many years now and I have seen a worsening in neck and shoulder muscle health.  Could it be all the portable hand held devices that are making us look down far more than we used to?    The head is heavy – it is designed to sit on […]



15 Time Management Tips for a Great Work Life Balance

April 12, 2016 | Sue Davey

Productivity enhancements

Many of us struggle with work life balance, as work creeps into our lives at home. Here are some of my best tips for making sure you get a great work life balance and enjoy a more productive life. Instead of talking about how little time you’ve got, talk about how much time you do […]



The Eisenhower Time Management Way

March 11, 2016 | Sue Davey

Prioritising your work load

You’re swamped, and you’ve been asked to create an urgent presentation! Your to-do-list is running rampant with urgent tasks, anxiety sets in and concentration disappears. Let me introduce you to a time management tool to help you beat stress and deliver great work! I often use the Eisenhower Principle which allows you to consider priorities and […]



How Many Brains Do You Need To Be Successful?

March 10, 2016 | Sue Lester

Multiple Brains

“How many brains do you need to be successful?” is somewhat of a trick question. You could argue that one well nourished, trained and focussed brain is enough, or that you need many brains to create a supportive team around yourself. Actually, from the individual perspective, to be living more meaningfully, fully and authentically you need […]



Are You Programming Yourself For What You Want…or Don’t Want?

February 11, 2016 | Sue Lester

Franchise owners need legal advice

Whether you are aware of it or not, every moment of every day, with every thought and feeling you have, you are programming yourself.  Consider for a moment what you’ve been thinking or feeling about already today… whatever you were focussing on is on it’s way. (‘Oops!’ or ‘Yay!’ ?) So were you focussed on […]



Who Do You Need To Be As A Leader in 2016?

February 5, 2016 | Sally Dooley

Leadership Planning

Studies suggest that only 8% of people who make New Year resolutions actually keep them. As you head into a fresh year it is a great time to both reflect on what you achieved last year and set goals for the year ahead. But, how do you make sure you are in the top 8% […]



Unleash Your Productivity For Good

January 29, 2016 | Sue Davey

Goal setting and planning

Are you feeling unproductive? Can’t get yourself to perform at your peak and feeling sluggish? Well, here are my top tips that I’ve learned over the years to unleash your productivity for good and be a force to be reckoned with. Follow this advice and you’ll be riding the productivity wave and reaping the rewards. […]



Turn The ‘To Do List’ Upside Down!

December 21, 2015 | Dianna Jacobsen

It's important as the year comes to a close to take time to spend quality time with loved ones, relax and recharge before you start planning for 2016.

Wow, another year has almost passed, and, if you are like me, you are wondering where the months have gone, and lamenting the tasks on the ‘to do list’ yet to be completed! But take heart, and look at the list from the reverse perspective: look at what you’ve managed to accomplish for the year, […]