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How To Become an Influencer in Your Industry

February 6, 2017 | Catriona Pollard

Being a person of influence in your industry can offer many rewarding benefits. It can help you build a reputable brand and attract potential client or customer to your brand. An influencer is a person recognised as someone to look to for expert advice, knowledge and opinions. To become a person of influence in your […]



The Grass is Always Greener

October 24, 2016 | David Solomon

Just in the last day I’ve had 3 reminders about how people’s apparently “perfect” lives – especially as presented on social media – may not be exactly what they seem. And here’s the big trap – COMPARISON. How much time over the years have I wasted looking at others instead of focusing on what is […]



Are You Missing in Action?

October 17, 2016 | Sue Lester

Have you gone missing in action?  Yes, you’re physically still present, rushing here and there, juggling home and work commitments.  Your family, staff and clients can see your body, but where are you? The real you, inside, the you that was always fun, with a taste for adventure in life – do you even remember […]



The Tenth Secret to Success & Inner Peace: Wisdom is Avoiding All Thoughts That Weaken You

October 7, 2016 | Dianna Jacobsen

As we round off our series of The Ten Secrets to Success and Inner Peace, by the late Dr Wayne Dyer, let’s look at one that is probably the easiest to do, in theory, yet quite difficult to do, in practice…. But be assured, this gets easier with time and practice, so please be patient! […]



Are You a Reluctant Communicator?

October 3, 2016 | Kylie Warry

Are you a reluctant communicator? Have you ever avoided a conversation?  Have you ever just walked away when speaking up would have been a better option?  When we do this it is usually based on fear.  Fear of the unknown can ensure that we avoid a conversation, or fear of facing confrontation, rejection, anger, the […]



Have You Ever Struggled With a Procrastinator?

September 2, 2016 | Kylie Warry

Patient and stabilising communicators … can struggle with procrastination. In strength, this steady gentle style is one that is warm, welcoming, all about relationship and somewhat more reserved than the playful or powerful styles.  However, they can really struggle with procrastination, they like to change at their pace, if at all. These guys are all […]



Have You Ever Struggled With Perfectionism?

August 2, 2016 | Kylie Warry

Are you a perfectionist, or do you know one? In terms of the Communication Styles, the ‘Perfectionist’ style is the one who is most likely to struggle with this trait. If you live with, work with or love a perfectionist,  you may be relating already. Let me refresh your memory, the Perfectionist Communicator is all about […]



How Do You Deal With a Chatterbox?

July 1, 2016 | Kylie Warry

Have you ever had to deal with a Chatterbox?  Someone who loves to talk, tell stories and uses many more words than necessary?  They are lovely but if you are short on time it can be tricky. Last time we spoke about Powerful Communicators, today we will talk about ‘Playful and Influencing’ communicators. The Playful  communicator is […]



Why Is Communication So Hard?

May 2, 2016 | Kylie Warry

Communication is a skill we all need right?  You speak and people listen – that’s Communication right? Not at all… Communication  is very much a two way street, you speak but there is no guarantee that what is said has been received and understood.  One of my favourite quotes is “The biggest problem in Communication […]



Not Everyone Is The Same – Become The Brilliant You

April 8, 2016 | Pix Jonasson

Recently I attended a Leadership Academy in Sydney where presenter Fiona Craig, who spoke about “Brilliant You”. Here are some points I noted from her presentation that I wanted to share with you: Everyone is NOT the same: we are all different · 1 billion users on Facebook · 400,000 on LinkedIn · 100,000,000 on Instagram […]