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Because Success is Personal

July 31, 2015 | David Solomon

Success looks different to all of us

A client recently asked me to help her break through some barriers to achievement she was experiencing in her business. As preparation I asked her to come up with an answer to “What does success mean for YOU?” Her answer was very interesting… This process was not too much different from one I’d put myself […]



How Letting Go Means You Get More (Part 2)

June 24, 2015 | David Solomon

Revitalise your business: Surrender the old and allow the new to flow into your business and life.

Please read Part 1 first if you haven’t read it yet! …So my 2015 word of the year had become quite apparent. It needed to be one of the many synonyms that indicate letting go. Eventually I decided on the word “SURRENDER”. I chose SURRENDER as it is a passive process of just letting go, […]



Tax-Planning Doesn’t Have To Be Hard Work!

June 16, 2015 | Dianna Jacobsen

Taxation Planning 2015

As anyone in business will be aware, we are almost at the end of yet another financial year. “So what?” you ask? Well, now is the perfect time to be checking on your ‘numbers’ for the past year, and scheduling a visit to your accountant, to tally up your 2014-2015 totals to date, and to […]



Franchisor’s Time For a Check Up: The New Franchise Code 5 Months In

May 26, 2015 | Simone Pentis

Franchise Code 5 month on

2015 has been a big year for those operating within the franchising industry, most especially Franchisors. As of 1 January 2015, the franchising industry faced the repeal of the pre-existing Franchise Code of Conduct with the introduction of a new Franchising Code of Conduct (“New Code”). Furthermore, the Competition and Consumer Amendment (Industry Code-Penalties) Act […]



How Letting Go Means You Get More (Part 1)

May 20, 2015 | David Solomon

Emotional wellbeing

Last year my word of the year was “FLOW”. In case you’re not familiar with the concept, a word of the year is designed to guide you and to give you a steady focus and reminder throughout the year as to what is most important for you thematically. Some people don’t even set resolutions or […]



7 Key Elements To The Perfect Business

April 22, 2015 | David Solomon

Use these 7 key elements to evaluate the success of your business.

In over 30+ years in business I’ve seen plenty of what works well – and even more of what doesn’t! Here’s a quick checklist for you to evaluate your own business. How many can you tick off? P = Purpose (Higher Purpose) A Higher Purpose or a Big Why. This is a motive that is […]



Be Empowered – Financially!

April 21, 2015 | Dianna Jacobsen

Financial empowerment

“Financial Empowerment”. What does this mean to you? Financial security? Financial literacy? Feeling ‘in control’ of your money and your financial or business results? Feeling positive and optimistic about your ability to generate money and to be in a comfortable position financially? Yes, it means all of these things. But do you really feel this […]



Latest News From LinkedIn

April 2, 2015 | Robyn Henderson

When opting to start your own business online networking is just as valuable as face to face networking.

One of my networking tools is reading newspapers and staying abreast of the news – knowing that what makes the news can create opportunities as well as challenges for small business today and people in my network. There was an article in the Weekend Australian that made me realise why so many women are starting […]



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 […]



How to Achieve Your Best – Part 2

February 27, 2015 | David Solomon

Higher Purpose business

Symmetry is often expressed via the ancient Chinese concept of Yin and Yang. For example, we see it in the dualistic nature of day and night, fire and water, active and passive, masculine and feminine. According to the Taoists all things have both Yin and Yang properties and business is no exception. And yet, modern […]