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A seriously funny productivity discussion

Yes it’s that time again – a new episode of Funny Business. Now this one is a little different to usual – Timbo happened to be in Cairns for a Read More

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We all need to be bigger than our business

Check out my latest INC article where I ponder the importance of being more than our business. As a self proclaimed recovering businessaholic, I know just how easy it is Read More

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So what does it take to be successful as an author?

I get asked this question all the time, so I decided to put my responses in the form of a presentation. I have kept my advice and recommendations short and Read More

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What exactly does it mean to have a resilient business? And how do we make this a reality?

Here is the fourth and final video in the “Doing Small Business Better” ZDnet/Telstra panel series – where we talk about what it actually means to be resilient and how Read More

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Time to get all “proverby” on you…

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Are you sick and tired of feeling out of control?

Time, we all struggle to find enough and most of us feel under the pump from first thing in the morning until we finally mange to fall into bed. It Read More

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Is technology helping or hindering your business?

Here is the third of our panel discussions for the ZDNet/Telstra “Doing Small Business Better”. We’ve had some great feedback on the first two videos in the series and the Read More

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Our second panel discussion in the “Doing Small Business Better” series is now live and ready to check out. If you would like to get some great business advice, from Read More


Does this video go too far?

Well this video is pretty full on. I’m not going to spoil it for you (in case you haven’t seen it) but what do you think – does it go Read More


Grab a free copy of “Love at First Site” – for anyone looking to build a new website…

A friend of mine, Jon Hollenberg has just released his new book “Love at first site” – which is described as the “no BS guide to getting your website working.” Read More

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What does working smarter mean to you?

This is an interesting question as the term “working smarter” gets used with gay abandon in so many conversations. Well the folks at CBS and Telstra asked me to put Read More


Are you serious about becoming a professional speaker?

Later this year I will be running my “Business of Being a Professional Speaker” workshop in Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne. This workshop has been hugely successful, helping aspiring speakers to Read More


Want to know more about our “Art of Storytelling” workshop?

This is the video of the first in our “Art of Storytelling” workshops, held in Sydney last weekend. This short, 2 minute video shows what people had to say about Read More


Hard to believe but a podcast here on me being evangelistic about writing a book…

Recently Ben Fewtrell interviewed me for an episode of his popular podcast “Business Brain Food”. Hard to believe, but I was being evangelistic about the power of a book as Read More


What are the 7 craziest ways that small businesses throw away a fortune every year?

Having worked with a lot of small businesses, for many years, I am always surprised by how many of them are literally pouring money down the drain. Now I’m not Read More



I received the following email – and I have received similar ones in the past. This is a scam. Clearly this one is not that sophisticated, the language is typically Read More


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Have you always wanted a WIKI page but found the whole process way too hard?

There is no doubt that a WIKI page can help with credibility. Many media will use Wikipedia as their go to source for information and background data on individuals. I Read More