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What COVID-19 has taught me about building a robust business

- May 25, 2020 4 MIN READ

The landscape is shifting under our feet. COVID-19 has accelerated the digital transformation we have been dragging our steps on. You have probably already seen the meme going around asking the question who led the digital transformation of your business with COVID-19 as the answer!,writes Sara Berry, founder of Marketing Sense. As a marketing coach… Read more »

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7 ways to manage your coronaphobia

- May 22, 2020 4 MIN READ

As we’re slowly moving out of lockdown, many Australians will be feeling anxious about going outside, away from the safety of home, and returning to normal life. For most people, these coronavirus fears will be temporary. But for some, being overly afraid of the coronavirus can have serious implications. People might avoid seeking medical care,… Read more »

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7 post-pandemic digital marketing tips you don’t want to miss

- May 22, 2020 3 MIN READ

Many businesses are experiencing unplanned downtime due to the pandemic. And, while restrictions are starting to lift, this is a great opportunity to review your existing digital marketing strategy and prepare for the new-normal, writes digital marketing expert Russell Easther. During the lockdown consumers have been turning to digital more and more, therefore digital marketing… Read more »

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9 safety trends to consider post COVID-19

- May 20, 2020 4 MIN READ

As schools and workplaces begin to reopen, Lisa MacQueen co-founder and director of Cleancorp reveals the health and safety trends you need to be aware of to stay COVID-19 safe. As the owner of one of Australia’s leading specialist anti girl cleaning company MacQueen and her team have been commissioned by the Australian Government departments, … Read more »

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Is it the right time to start a new business?

- May 20, 2020 3 MIN READ

Whenever people ask me when the right time is to start a business, there’s a statistic that immediately comes to mind: 80 per cent of start-ups fail. That then begs the question: why? writes business coach Alan Manly. Is it because the founders started their business when economic conditions were unfavourable? Were they too old… Read more »

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The future of working from home

- May 19, 2020 2 MIN READ

Some people fantasise about working from the comfort of their own home. Whilst for others, it can set off alarm bells and a sense of dread. Whether you’re working from home situation is temporary or permanent, it’s normal for anyone to take time to adjust to their new surroundings and adapt to the lack of… Read more »

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Julia Gillard talks mental health in the time of COVID-19

- May 19, 2020 4 MIN READ

The coronavirus crisis has delivered opportunities for both hope and optimism alongside despair according to former PM, and Beyond Blue Chair, Julia Gillard. Loneliness, anxiety and fear can manifest during the pandemic – while opportunities for connection can also flourish. So, what are the priorities and opportunities moving forward to ensure we have the right… Read more »

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6 business trends to come out of the COVID-19 pandemic

- May 18, 2020 3 MIN READ

Since March this year, the business landscape as we know it has shifted dramatically to something unrecognisable – CBDs are empty and shopping centres deserted. Government shutdowns, social restrictions and travel bans have all left a mark on the economy that won’t be going away anytime soon, writes Jackie Olling from small business legal specialists… Read more »