SWOT - Question yourself

Time to SWOT

Now is a good time to SWOT yourself! Having gone through one of the most tumultuous times in history now might be the time to undertake a SWOT analysis to recognise what you have learned (strengths) and what you still need to work on (weaknesses)! To understand where your market is at and what opportunities…

Purple Pyjamas emcee

Do you believe in luck?

Do you believe in luck? Do you believe in luck making a difference in your life and your small business? I have always believed it’s not luck but good management that makes people and organisations successful. I am careful not to say “good luck” before a major activity – because if you are prepared enough…

Happy New Year The Ox 2021

Year of the Metal Ox

Today, February 12, 202, as per the lunisolar calendars traditional in many Asian countries including China, Vietnam, and South Korea is the start of the Lunar New Year, the year of the Metal Ox. The holiday is a celebration of new beginnings, reunion dinners with loved ones, and Spring Festival celebrations in China. This year…

Eat That Frog

First Eat The Frog

Mark Twain once said that if the first thing you do each morning is to eat a live frog, you can go through the day with the satisfaction of knowing that it is probably the worse thing that is going to happen to you all day long. In these uncertain times, with unpredictable timetables and…

easter bunny no ears

Chocolate

Now I’ve got your attention!  But really – I do want to talk about chocolate because it’s Easter, because chocolate is known as the cure-all, feel good, indulgence (or every day treat) and I love how clever chocolate marketing is! As Australians we absolutely love chocolate!  We love chocolate so much we eat around 7kilos…