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The Importance of Face Time

December 4, 2017 | Theresa Miller

The National Australia bank has announced it will cut thousands of tellers’ jobs, eventually replaced them with Artificial Intelligence. This means there will be fewer people to talk to at your bank and more robots. While texts, emails and AI are convenient, the most crucial conversations we have in our lives are always best face-to-face. […]



Loneliness: Are You Talking Yourself Into It?

November 13, 2017 | Sue Lester

The solution to that feeling of loneliness is always re-connection, though the methods and how easily that is done depends very much on the individual, their personality, interests, confidence levels, past experiences and willingness to be vulnerable in meeting and allowing others to get to know them. The first step to change is always awareness.  […]



What Makes Someone Difficult to Communicate With?

November 10, 2017 | Kylie Warry

One of the most popular questions I get is how can I deal with a ‘Difficult’ person? Each of you almost everyday will come across someone you find difficult to some degree.  Many of you a this precise moment are in a world of stress and anxiety because of a difficult person. Perhaps they are […]



Don’t Correct Me, Listen To Me!

October 24, 2017 | Kylie Warry

Have you ever felt like this? Like you were in the middle of an awesome story and you have someone pipe up and say “no that’s not correct, this is how it works…”? You feel like you need to stop and say “ hey my story, my facts!”  Or perhaps you feel awful because this […]



Communication Problems in Online and Virtual Business

October 18, 2017 | Ingrid Bayer

Getting communication right when you’re an Online Business Operator or VA is critical, and so too is managing miscommunications and misunderstandings when things go wrong. Because Online Business Operators are not located in their client’s physical office space, there is no opportunity for the client to actually communicate in 3 dimensions that an in-person conversation […]



De-stress & Mindfulness Tips 7-10

October 17, 2017 | Sue Lester

In our busy, busy lives our heads can quickly become filled with the white noise of our list of musts, shoulds, and shouldn’ts.  No matter how much is ticked off your To Do list, there’s always more. There’s that underlying, nagging feeling that you should be able to do it all, you should be enough, […]



A Healthy Relationship – Do You Have One?

October 9, 2017 | Caryn Walsh

Women often struggle in relationships for many different reasons. We are not assertive enough, we put others needs before our own, we don’t want to ‘make waves’ or we believe the a disagreement is just ‘not worth it.’  But in so doing, we often do ourselves a disservice that ultimately costs us in many ways […]



De-stress & Mindfulness Tips 1-3

August 17, 2017 | Sue Lester

In our busy, busy lives our heads can quickly become filled with the white noise of our list of musts, shoulds, and shouldn’ts.  No matter how much is ticked off your To Do list, there’s always more. There’s that underlying, nagging feeling that you should be able to do it all, you should be enough, […]



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 […]



Don’t Leave it Too Late to Contact That Friend…

June 20, 2017 | Theresa Miller

The sudden death of a close friend on the weekend has blind-sighted my family and me. Tara Hunt was a strong and inspirational woman. She was only 54 and leaves behind a husband, three children and a gaping hole in the lives of many of her friends. She was a philanthropist and tireless campaigner for […]