Archive For: Management

Are You Protecting Your Assets?

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Are You Protecting Your Assets?
In business and life it is important to protect your assets. Sometimes our most important assets are not “things” but “skills.” 

For example, as a Master of Ceremonies and Event Strategist, my most important asset

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Are You Flexible?

OMG! Can you believe it? I stuffed up. 

I live in Melbourne and didn’t realise that I had scheduled my How to Create and Deliver a Great Introduction webinar smack bang in the middle of Melbourne Cup Day. Naturally I

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What Are You Up To?

One of the most common questions around the work place is “So what are you up to?”It’s usually the boss, a colleague or a friend just asking what is happening.
When it comes to work, there would be 4

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Can You Negotiate Successfully?

Negotiation is such a core part of what we do, but I am not a guru on Negotiation. Luckily I have a very good friend that is. I asked her to give me the secrets to mastering negotiation and she

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Are You Ready?

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I had a big weekend. 2 1/2 day as MC of the Super Conference in Melbourne (from Thursday to Saturday), a 1 year old party, MC another function on the Saturday night and then 6 hours reviewing the upcoming video

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Are You Treating the Cause or the Symptom?

Too often people treat the Symptoms and not the Root Cause.

A case in point is the current issue with Alan Jones, the Australian shock jock who made some questionable comments about our Prime Minister and her father.
There is

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What’s Driving You?

Doh! I had to learn this AGAIN!

Too often I let my email and my phone drive me. I get into a reactive role of responding to whatever lands on my desk.
That is NOT how a successful business operates.…

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New Monitor Stands

I have been running my computer system in the office with two monitors for quite some time. After prolonged periods at the computer I struggled to stand up comfortably. I was in a hunched lack of comfort zone – so

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Can You Turn a Fault into a Feature?



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I got a message from a friend on Facebook on Friday regarding a conference I was the opening keynote for today. She said:
Eeek! My 3 year old sat on my laptop and cracked the screen…. not great for anyone

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What Just Happened?

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I love the John Lennon quote “Life is what happens while you are busy making other plans”.
That is exactly what happened to me this morning. I had plans all ready to face the day, write the Get More Goer,

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Are You Consistent?

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Who would have thought it?

Just one little day late because we had a public holiday and I got several emails wondering where the Get More Goer was.


The reason for this is consistency. Typically (and my apologies for my

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How Do You Recover?

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Customer service is important but don’t forget your service recovery skills either. Research shows that a customer who has a good experience will tell three to five people but a customer who has a bad experience will tell 11 people

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What Are Your Team Doing?

Last week I had an unannounced visitor. I was working in my home office and there was a timid knock at the door. So timid I was not even sure it was a knock. When I got to the door

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What Happens After?



So often we get focussed on the event or the meeting or the conference or the get together, that we forget about what happens after.  On most occasions, the real value is after the event. For some the activities after

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