Business Growth Hacks

Business Growth Hacks

Choose Growth Content series with Airwallex Having worked with many business owners over many years, I’ve found there’s a key differentiator between achieving incremental versus exponential growth. True business growth requires a mindset shift and a simple question...

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How to be agile at work

How to be agile at work

A start up kit for business growth If you are like me, you have read a hundred business books and a thousand articles and posts. Most of them with incredible gold and great value as you look at how to start, grow and scale your business. Then it comes time to...

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Entrepreneur in Residence Program for Schools

Entrepreneur in Residence Program for Schools

Are entrepreneurs born or created? I have asked myself many times, where and why are entrepreneurs created? Why is it that from a young age some kids are interested in business and get started on a project, (think lemonade stand) and others have simply no interest at...

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Brand Building

Brand Building

Brand building begins at startup phase No business journey is linear. Building a brand whilst staying true to purpose, and remaining customer focussed is the role of any start up entrepreneur. Yet investing in systems and people to allow for scale can be challenging....

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Small Business Exit Strategy

Small Business Exit Strategy

How do you know when is best to exit your business? Kerrie Richards Founder of Merino Country has been manufacturing and marketing merino products for more than a quarter of a century. In this first episode of Handpicked podcast, Kerrie (who considers herself a small...

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It is time to podcast

It is time to podcast

Handpicked the Podcast Having written blog posts for many years (and I will continue to do so), I thought perhaps it is time to do a podcast for business owners. I am committed to sharing what I am learning to support other business owners. I enjoy a podcast, in fact...

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All she wants is your time.

All she wants is your time.

Mothers day – she wants your time. With Mother’s Day rapidly approaching, one thing my children and my mother will know is that it is a day for making time for each other .More than anything, I know that what I want from my two young adults is to hear from...

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Carla Zampatti Tribute

Carla Zampatti Tribute

Carla Zampatti – Tribute The vivid conversation I had with Carla about colour as part of the judging process for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year will always stay with me. It was 2011, I was 10 years into my RedBalloon entrepreneurial journey and whilst the other...

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