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Are you drowning in Information?

Hi there, There’s a lot of noise out there – no doubt about it! As a women’s business coach, I believe it’s vitally important for […]

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WORK-LIFE

What is work-life division and how can I navigate it?

The recent evolution to work life balance The concept of work life balance is nothing new. By definition, work life balance is achieving harmony between […]

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Cold Calling

The Art of Cold Calling

Cold calling is all about connecting with a potential customer (who hasn’t had prior contact with you) in an attempt to sell your product or […]

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Are You Risk Adverse Like Me?

Are you like me and have insurance in place for everything? I’m super conservative when it comes to making sure I’m covered. I’m one of […]

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Eight tips to revitalise your marketing this Spring

How long has it been since you refreshed or reviewed your marketing activities? Spring is a great time to review your marketing activities as we […]

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Howtorespondtocustomercomplaints-FI

How to respond to customer complaints

THE CUSTOMER’S NOT ALWAYS RIGHT, BUT THEY NEED TO FEEL LIKE THEY ARE! There’s really no better way to start your day than with a […]

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Whatdoyoustandfor-FI

What do you stand for?

Authenticity has become a bit of a buzzword in recent times, hijacked as a marketing tactic, but this doesn’t diminish its power as a concept […]

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CareerHappy-FI

How to find happiness in your career

Since Andrea graduated from university four years ago, she’s held no less than five jobs. Each time she starts a new one, she thinks: this […]

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Types of Content on LinkedIn and How You Can Leverage Them

Today, LinkedIn is the largest professional network where individuals and businesses can connect. LinkedIn is the best place to look for freelance work, jobs, career […]

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Can ATO tax debt be written off?

The short answer to this is NO. The ATO simply does not write off primary (core) debt. And they don’t do “deals” on primary debt. […]

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How to manage teams and culture in a hybrid work model

The pandemic certainly accelerated the change for businesses to adopt more flexible work arrangements. This giant world-wide experiment has led employers to see, if managed […]

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emotionasalesstratFI

Is emotion a sales strategy?

Emotions in business are often seen as a sign of commercial weakness but it is the one thing that enables you to directly connect with […]

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GamblingFI

Marketing Professional Services is Just Like Gambling

Marketing Professional Services is Just Like Gambling – But Here’s How to Make It a Sure Bet In my experience and the experience of my […]

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8ChangesFI

8 Superannuation Changes July 2021

Did you know that superannuation assets in Australia total over $3 trillion? Constant changes in super system, only creates confusion and requires keeping up with […]

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FacebookedHacked FI

How to Secure Your Facebook Account

Have you been Facebook hacked? It’s not pleasant; in fact, it is terrifying that someone can steal your identity. Unfortunately, it is more status of […]

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BuyingSellingExpertsFI

7 Experts you need on your side when buying or selling property

Selling or buying a home can feel like a completely foreign process for many people and there’s so many aspects that can easily become overwhelming. […]

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WhatIsStampDutyFI

What Is Stamp Duty?

If you are thinking of buying a house, chance are you have already heard of stamp duty. But what exactly is it, and is it […]

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RaisingYourSuccess-FI

Raising your success setting starts with changing your mind

Let’s talk mindset Mindset is a bit of a jargon-y word. It’s one of those words that is handed out quite freely in day-to-day conversation, […]

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KeepyourlovedonessafeFI

Keep your Elderly Loved One Safe & Healthy this Winter by Following these 7 Tips

Keep your Elderly Loved One Safe & Healthy this Winter by Following these 7 Tips “Winter is the time for comfort, for good food and […]

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BreakingDownEmailsFI

Breaking Down Email Workflows for Your Business

Breaking Down Email Workflows for Your Business When it comes to gaining leads for your business, it’s almost impossible to reach out to every single […]

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BurnoutandStressFI

When are you ‘burnt out’ instead of just tired or stressed?

When are you ‘burnt out’ instead of just tired or stressed? We all go through periods where stress is constant. During these times it is […]

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Importance of Website Colour FI

The importance of colour in your website

Your online presence is a huge part of your brand identity. And with more and more of our lives being conducted online on a day […]

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WeCantBeEverythingFI

We can’t be everything to everyone!

Typically, we have 4 days off over Easter. Some will celebrate their faith and whatever it is that Easter represents in that realm. Others will […]

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DoINeedAWillFI

Do I really need a Will?

This is a question that many people already ask themselves, even if only fleetingly. And coupled with the typical aussie sentiment of she’ll be alright, […]

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DivorceFI

Is ‘Divorce Grief’ real?

Divorce and separation grief is very real! It is a sad fact that divorce is the second highest stressor in our life. Number one is […]

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SuperFundBlog FI

How to choose your superfund

How to choose super fund that will work best for you Let’s be honest, what we all really want from our superannuation/pension fund is: lowest […]

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Is It Time To Pull Up Stumps?

Hey there, There’s a hidden secret in the world of entrepreneurship. It’s something that I believe needs to come out from the shadows. When is […]

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Animations in Digital Advertising

The Effectiveness of Animations in Digital Advertising Digital Advertising is constantly evolving, finding new and innovative ways to engage potential customers. This not only involves […]

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WhyGoodMarketingTakesTimeFI

Why good marketing takes time

Why good marketing takes time So, you’re excited! You have just launched this amazing new product or service offering; you have done your research to […]

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ResiliencePost FI

Resilience: What does it really mean?

Resilience: What does it really mean? ReAline You Resilience, the dictionary defines it as: ‘the capacity to recover quickly from difficulties; toughness’ or in the […]

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WhyHireAPMBlogFI

Why Hire a Property Manager?

Why hire a property manager? Can you do a better job? Property management is more about having the skills to manage relationships. A successful tenancy […]

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IPBlogFI

Mind your business IP

Mind your business (IP): The importance of guarding your intellectual property in supply relationships Receiving an order from a new customer or distributor for your […]

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6easystepsforadailyplan

6 Easy Steps to Create a Daily Plan

Creating a plan every day seems to be a challenge to many. Creating a bigger scale plan that serves your end goals seems to be […]

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The Secrets a experienced Stylist knows…

We invest in personal trainers, business coaches, life coaches why not a stylist? With the rise of fast fashion, the strength, power & ease of […]

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Covid & Superannuation

Coronavirus and your Superannuation

Coronavirus and your Superannuation Is this another GFC? Is a recession possible? What should you do with your superannuation? Is this another GFC? Over the […]

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7 Top Tips for Zoom

My 7 top tips to present your best on Zoom

Well like many of us, I have been inundated with Zoom meetings since we have been homebound. I have a home-based business so Zoom meetings […]

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Angela Maree

Practical & Spiritual Tips to Navigate the Money side of COVID-19

As a treasured member of my community and a small business owner or instructor, I wanted to take a moment to recognise you and let […]

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VIP Blog

The 3 Steps To Create a Profitable Online Program

8 years ago I launched my health coaching business to the online space. One reason for this was to be with my children.  The other […]

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Corral the Planning Chaos with this Simple One Page Template

It can be tough to know how to get started on a piece of work, with a chaotic jumble of tasks and deadlines swirling around […]

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The Two Golden Rules of Authentic Selling

The key word is authentic! The Two Golden Rules The first golden rule of authentic selling, Be Yourself!  I don’t care whether you’re introverted or […]

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So, you work from home and you feel secure…Really?

You might be feeling very content that in the most part you avoid the peak hour traffic and parking circus. You can schedule your family […]

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How do i know if an email is a phishing attempt ?

The heading of this blog is one  of the questions I am asked quite frequently in my security and password sessions. Specifically, how I tell […]

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Ant Planners

The One Thing and the To-do-List

Not too long ago, I read a question online about how do you overcome overwhelm related to your to-do list? Than a few days later, […]

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VIP Business Group

Time is scarce – why use it being creative?

There’s an expression- if you want something done, ask a busy woman. We all know that time is fleeting, that downtime is a rarity and […]

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