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Forget About ‘Losing’ Weight And Think Yourself Slim Instead

April 18, 2017 | Sue Lester

Christmas has well gone, and if those extra kilos are still hanging on, like the ones from the year before, you’re probably feeling not quite so fabulous right now.   And have you noticed, the less fabulous you feel, the more you criticise yourself, the more you reach for comfort food or drink? Beating yourself […]



Who is a Leader’s Most Important Raving Fan?

April 13, 2017 | Sally Dooley

A leader’s effectiveness relies on their ability to influence through creating positive relationships. When their team,  boss and most important stakeholders all hold them in high esteem, chances are that the leader is able to influence effectively. However, there is an even more critical positive relationship that as a leader you need to nurture,  and […]



New Joint Liability Laws Are Coming !

April 12, 2017 | Simone Pentis

On 1 March 2017, the Federal Government introduced the Fair Work Amendment (Protecting Vulnerable Workers) Bill 2017 (“Amendment Bill”) to amend the Fair Work Act 2009 (Cth) (“FWA”), which for the franchising industry will effectively make franchisors and their holding companies potentially liable for their franchisees and subsidiary’s dealings with its employees in certain situations. […]



5 Steps On How To Overcome The Expert’s Dilemma

April 11, 2017 | Catriona Pollard

The challenge facing many women in business is figuring out how to overcome the Expert’s Dilemma. I’m sure you have experienced it. If any of these strike a chord with you… you’re not alone. This is the Expert’s Dilemma! I have struggled with this for a long time, so I wrote a book to help […]



But There Are Already So Many Books on This Topic…

April 10, 2017 | Dyan Burgess

It would be almost impossible to find a topic that hasn’t already been written about in some way. But this is not a reason to not write a book. In fact it is a reason to write your book. American life coach and author, Marie Forleo, speaks eloquently about the importance of writing a book […]



Be Authentic….And Your Vibe Attracts Your Tribe

April 7, 2017 | Pix Jonasson

After going through some pretty tough times emotionally and financially over the past year or so, I had been “putting it out there” so to speak. And pun intended! The topic of mindfulness has been on my radar….my RAS, my Reticular Activating System. Recently I posted a comment on FB and tagged a few people […]



The 5 Biggest Twitter Mistakes To Avoid

April 6, 2017 | Corinna Essa

One of the latest Twitter studies showed that more than 65% of American companies have a Twitter presence. In fact, some of the world’s biggest brands have been using Twitter to market themselves, brands such as Nike, Starbucks and the majority of Fortune 500 companies too. However, the majority of people who use Twitter for […]



Is Your Business Name Infringing on a Trademark ?

April 5, 2017 | Binh Rey

Recently more of our enquiries have been along the lines “I need help, I have just received a letter from a company saying they own a trademark and if I don’t cease to use our business name on our website and brochures, they want to take us to court as we are infringing on their […]



Who Should Not Go to the Canton Fair?

April 4, 2017 | Lindy Chen

We are only a few months away from April, and the start of the 60th year of what has been China’s signature event for its exporting industry.  The Canton Fair is China’s largest and most comprehensive trade show.  There should be no reason to miss this event if you are a serious importer, or someone […]



How the Patient Speak Up

April 3, 2017 | Kylie Warry

In our recent  post, we discussed the importance of being able to speak up.  In my Communication DNA model I teach of the 4 communication DNA styles.  The Powerful, Playful, Patient and Perfectionist.  In today’s post I will outline how the Patient Communication DNA style deals with the idea of speaking up.  Their struggle is different to the Powerful, Playful […]