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Ten Things You Can Do To Market Your Business

Saturday, 21 October 2017

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Try Something New

When you’re used to handling most or all of the promotion for your business it can be easy to get in a bit of a rut.  Maybe you use only one or two ways or channels to reach customers.  Maybe...

Playing to your Strengths

Sunday, 8 October 2017

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Your SWOT analysis

I recently read an article about what you should be thinking about when delegating and outsourcing work and it raised some valuable points about knowing yourself and your own strengths and...

Just Pictures

Friday, 29 September 2017

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New Australian Series

I’m excited to announce the release my first set of Australian prints featuring some of ourmost popular animals and landmarks.

(You can find them in the store now). I hope...

Ready for Christmas

Friday, 22 September 2017

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What to do now

It may seem like way too early to be getting ready for Christmas but there are only 13 and a bit weeks until the big day. If you're a manufacturer you may already have your Christmas lines ready...

Exit Strategies

Friday, 15 September 2017

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What to do at the end

When you first start your business you're not even thinking about the time when you will finish up.  You're so focused on growth and sales and marketing and the thousand other things...

How To Get Rich

Friday, 8 September 2017

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Anyone can learn

Last week I talked about how businesses have changed from the traditional model. It used to be that you worked all your life in one job for the same company.  When you retired, they gave you...

The New Business Model

Friday, 1 September 2017

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What Works for You

In the past, businesses ran Monday to Friday, from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm or thereabouts.  The business owner had the final word on everything and if they asked you to jump the normal response...

Saving 101

Friday, 25 August 2017

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Show Me The Money

One of the most asked questions from people when I'm talking about buying property is “How do you save for a deposit?” There's no getting around the fact that any lender is going to want...

A Beginners Guide to Buying Property - part two

Friday, 18 August 2017

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Property Finance

Last week I started talking about how to take the first steps to buy a property. This week I want to talk a little more about the finances needed.

Once you've started to get a good...

A Beginners Guide to Buying Property

Friday, 11 August 2017

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Getting your foot in the door

I get a little annoyed when I hear people banging on about the unaffordability of the Australian Property Market.  I’m a self employed person on a modest income who has managed...

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