10 rules for success

  Simon Sinek is an inspirational motivational speaker. You may know him for his talk on How Great Leaders Inspire Action or his latest book, Find Your Why and the enlightening Ted Talk which followed. I love taking time out to listen to his talks and interviews as I feel whenever I listen to him […]

The power of confidence

Steve Jobs once said, “Don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice”. Have you ever noticed how many successful entrepreneurs around the globe share one meticulous trait in common? They all exude confidence. Whether they are speaking at a conference in front of hundreds or even thousands of people, being […]

Kick procrastination in the butt

As I sit here staring at my to-do list, I notice that I have been procrastinating for the past half hour. Between social media, email pings and that catchy tune to the song playing in the background, it is so easy to lose focus and become distracted. As an entrepreneur, procrastination can suck the life […]

Coworking continues to be on the rise: Why innovation is so important

The rise in coworking has gone from strength to strength in recent years. With the rapid growth in start-up businesses, coworking spaces have become the vehicle for start-ups to run a business without all the physical expenses of renting an office space. With a world average of 4.5 new coworking spaces daily, innovation is the […]

10 reasons why working local is better

  If given the opportunity to work locally for less money, would you do it? Working local doesn’t always mean less money, but for most of us living in Sydney, we usually know that the top paying jobs are in Sydney’s CBD or in the business industrial parks which are located in areas with limited residential […]

Exciting times loom for start-ups in Australia

Exciting times can be seen on the horizon for start-up businesses within Australia, particularly for those in the technology sector. We are hoping it’s full steam ahead with the announcement from Malcom Turnbull late last year, of the ‘Ideas Boom’, which is essentially the government’s way of recognizing the fact that Australia needs to embrace […]

5 reasons why exercising increases your productivity

Hearing the excuse of “I don’t have time”, “I’m too busy” or “I’m too tired” when it comes to exercise is all too familiar. Did you know that exercise actually increases your productivity and boosts your energy levels both at home and in the workplace? Some of the most successful and busiest people in the […]

10 ways to successfully handle your unhappy customers

Every business sells something to a consumer whether it be e-commerce, service industry, government etc., there is always a consumer on the other side of the interaction.   When selling a service or product you’re inevitably going to have an unhappy customer at some point.   Complaints are good because it means your customer is […]