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My new website took out the prize for “Best Website over $10K” in the 2015 QLD Multimedia Awards

I’m very proud to announce that over the weekend, my website won the prestigious “BEST WEBSITE OVER $10K” at the 2015 QLD Multimedia Awards. Pretty darn happy about that. A Read More

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What’s the one phrase guaranteed to make people resent you?

This week on I talk about the one phrase that we have all had someone say to us, that can not only make us resentful of the person saying Read More

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Recently I had the great pleasure of delivering a TEDx talk.

I had the great pleasure of doing a TEDx talk in Townsville recently – and here is the recording. Love your feedback – not a topic I talk about a Read More

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For the small business retailers out there who want to maximise their sales this Christmas.

Hey Folks – this will be a great webinar for any small business retailers out there – put on by CCIQ. I know Desley Cowley and she really does know Read More


How is this for business building coolness?

I’m a bit of a cuff link junkie. Not sure when that addiction started but it has. Anyway, a while back I lost a container full of my favourite cufflinks, Read More

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This week on, 101 productivity tips in the one article.

A little while back I did a webinar with Sam Harrop, author of “Getting Stuff Done”. This webinar was hugely popular and the actual presentation went off on Slideshare. Anyway, Read More

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And this month in my Flying Solo column…if you can’t pay your bills why are you off chasing butterflies?

Don’t worry, we are all guilty of doing this at some stage. But if it is a repetitive routine for you, perhaps now is the time to do something about Read More


Well it seems that my blog won an award as well

I posted the other day to say that my new website took out the Queensland Multimedia Awards in the websites over $10,000 category. Which was very cool. But I didn’t Read More

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A great meeting of technology and contribution

Not much more that you can say about this except it is a very cool idea. I’ve been donating blood and plasma for years and enjoy the feeling of contribution Read More

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My latest INC post on why writing a book is a great personal development programme

OK, so this article went live last night (around 10am New York time). In about 12 hours it has already been shared over 1,400 times. Clearly a lot of people Read More

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Million Dollar Words is a book written by Seth Godin over 20 years ago. Yesterday he very kindly offered it for free to his followers (nice gesture right?). The idea Read More

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Do you have trouble with difficult conversations?

I think most people find it hard to have difficult conversations, but it is really important that we develop this skill. In this months Flying Solo column I offer some Read More


Want to listen to the recording of our Ultimate Productivity Webinar – 101 productivity tips in 90 minutes?

We all want to be more productive, but let’s be honest, whose got the time? Well in this webinar, I talk to Sam Harrop, the author of “Getting Stuff Done”, Read More

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This week on one of my key business development strategies.

I’ve been ready to drop everything and get on a plane at a moments notice for decades. Why? Because I think it’s a great way to show prospective clients and Read More


A 3 day special offer for the “We Are Podcast” Conference on the Gold Coast

These days there’s a lot of talk about Podcasting and the influence it is having and the opportunity that it represents. Now we have the very first Podcasting conference happening Read More

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The Neuroscience Of Storytelling (For Presentations) from Ethos3 | Presentation Design and Training


And this month on the Small Business Big Marketing Podcast Show we talk about presenting and why small business owners need to be doing it.

Righto, the latest edition of FUNNY BUSINESS is out, dare I say the intellectual element of the hugely successful Small Business Big Marketing Podcast with my good buddy Tim Reid. Read More



I’m a little speechless. I watched this movie last night – and whilst of course I am aware of the sugar epidemic, this Australian film left me shaking my head Read More