Running a business seems like a marathon sometimes. It’s a long journey that takes a lot of courage. However, while our days are full and we are busy focussing on the next meeting or the next deadline, it is important to stop, step back and strategies for the next period. Business as usual is the… Read more »
Creating new, relevant content for your audience on a frequent basis is the backbone of a good online marketing strategy. However, this can be time consuming. These great tools that make that job easier and more efficient including tools that assist with generating content ideas, writing and editing content, creating visual content and helping with… Read more »
Starting a family business can be a risky venture. It takes a lot of consideration and open communication before embarking on such a big journey, even with a family member you get along with to the tenth-degree. Being the Co-Founder of a family-owned and run business, I’ve learnt many anticipated and unexpected lessons over the… Read more »
Would you like to boost sales while making the world a better place? It’s easy to do, free to implement, and proven to work. Get ready to ‘give back’ and get more! Here’s how. What’s an ethical business? It’s likely you’ve heard the terms ‘ethical business’, ‘social responsibility’ and ‘giving back’, but in case you’re… Read more »
At 38, I decided to start running (or rather, shuffling) because I was at a crossroads in my life. I was the unhealthiest I’d ever been and was seeking a new fitness challenge. Over the years, I’ve seen first-hand how the way we treat our bodies, dictates our quality of life. Here are 10 tips… Read more »
As a teenager, I remember looking at where all the ‘grown ups’ work and I was horrified. Their offices were terrible places with sterile work stations, fluorescent lighting, lots of clutter, dull furnishings and an overwhelming feel of depression. Now, thankfully, offices are changing to look less like an ‘office’ and more like a comfortable,… Read more »
This competition has now ended. Keep an eye out for other competitions coming up. A riveting drama inspired by the true events of the ‘90s Bre-X Mineral Corporation scandal, GOLD is the epic tale of one man’s pursuit of the American dream, to discover gold. Kenny Wells (Academy Award® winner Matthew McConaughey) is a… Read more »
We all know that starting and managing a business is no easy task. Getting the business basics right when you are starting out, including legal and brand protection advice, is essential. From choosing a brand name, to registration, to obtaining a trade mark, there’s a lot to consider including these five things. # 1. Choosing… Read more »
Like a lot of good things in life … my dream business began unexpectedly. My father returned from Hong Kong with a gift for my mother. He gave her a piece of gorgeous moissanite jewellery. The quality was almost equal to that of a diamond and was just a fraction of the cost. It couldn’t… Read more »
We spoke to Danielle Sweeney about how she runs her businesses from her home in Surrey Hills, Victoria around care for her three-year old daughter.
Kellie and Jonathan Stones who have launched family business Castle and Cubby, which is helping to give children a new look on playtime, recycling and vision for sustainable living and playing.
Career wine expert John Quinn has launched a new wine retail concept in Australia that has assembled a virtual Dream Team of Australia’s best and brightest winemakers. His concept attracted the interest of Lindt CEO Steve Loan, who is his partner in the venture.