How To Keep A Small Business – Small (Do Not Do This)
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How To Keep A Small Business – Small (Do Not Do This)

Honey I shrunk the kids! Do you remember that movie when the inventor Wayne Szalinski accidently shrunk his kids from one of his mad experiments? Well I do, but more so because that same phrase was once used here in Australia to describe how one particular CEO greeted his wife, but instead of kids it…

Why The World Need’s More Leaders
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Why The World Need’s More Leaders

The Leadership Practices Inventory developed by Jim Kouzes and Barry Posner, was based on their 1982 research that set out to understand those times when leaders performed at their personal best. Centred around five fundamental practices common to extraordinary leadership achievements, known as The Five Practices of Exemplary Leadership, LPI has been tested, validated and…

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Do You Make Your Business Automation Decisions As If You Were Buying From A Swedish Catalogue?

Have you ever purchased from that well-known Swedish home furnishes store? I mean the whole experience is something isn’t it! From collecting the catalogue with note paper and pencil and then proceeding through all the show cases that meander for kilometres. Some of these stores are so big that there are several stops along the…

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Is Your Business Being Defined By Moore’s Law?

In this week’s Economist there is a discussion around the end of Moore’s Law. Moore’s Law, if you are not aware, is the concept developed in 1965 by Gordon Moore, (who would later go on to co found Intel) where he hypothesised that the number of electronic components which could be crammed into an integrated…

Are Ethics Important In Your Business?
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Are Ethics Important In Your Business?

Ethics moral principles that govern a person’s behaviour or the conducting of an activity. “medical ethics also enter into the question” synonyms: moral code, morals, morality, moral stand, moral principles, moral values, rights and wrongs, principles, ideals, creed, credo, ethos, rules of conduct, standards (of behaviour), virtues, dictates of conscience “the ethics of journalism” the…

How Understanding Your Cash Flow Is Key To Building A Global Brand
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How Understanding Your Cash Flow Is Key To Building A Global Brand

An iconic Australian brand is R.M.Williams. If you do not know about them, perhaps you have seen at least, many Australians travelling the world with those elastic sided leather boots. From back packers to Prime Ministers, the R.M.Williams brand has been on anything from boots, hats, belts and clothes. In fact, it is typical for…

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Will ‘AI’ Be The End Of Your Job, Or The Saviour Of Your Business?

If you had not noticed, there are several conversations taking place about the potential impacts of Artificial Intelligence and related technologies such as automation and robotics. It appears to me that there are those who see AI as an opportunity to take their business to the next level, to be innovative and disruptive. There are…

How You Can Get An Encore From Your Campaigns
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How You Can Get An Encore From Your Campaigns

For the last two years, I have been researching how the top internet marketers were conducting their campaigns to attract potential customers. By top I mean, these entrepreneurs’ businesses generally turn over 8 figures and are well respected by their peers. Currently I am tracking 32 of these businesses. As the great Jim Rohn said……