Who Has Time For That?

One of the lessons I learn’t early on in life was that I don’t have the time, energy or inclination to make all the mistakes I need to.

Mistakes are one of the biggest and best ways to learn how …

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001 Entrepreneurs In Action

One thing that successful entrepreneurs do is take action, and loads of it!

I have created, and am hosting, a new program that highlights some of these entrepreneurs and the kind of action that they are taking.

Over the coming …

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There Is No Escape!

There Is NO Escape!

This is one of the scenes from where I have been working for the last four days. Not a bad pool!

I was fortunate enough to be hosting a conference at Sanctuary Cove in Queensland.

Too …

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Grease is the Word (in Marketing)

Wifey (her official title and one that she loves and fully endorses so no more emails on this please) and I took our niece to see Grease for her birthday. It was a fun night and many of us chose …

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Get On Board

I was fortunate enough to have a flight on the new Melbourne Star a couple of weeks ago.

Yes… it is called a flight. For some it is the flight of the Phoenix

Melbourne wheel has a troubled past and …

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Are You On Focus?

Now days with emails, text messages, social media, guru’s popping off the internet left, right and centre, it can be hard to stay focussed on what counts.

I have just come back from 3 days attending and hosting the National

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Is Your Name Up In Lights?

I get asked a lot of questions about Signage and Marketing, particularly in relation to exhibiting and sponsoring events.

I am a fan of signage that is simple, easy to read and has a easy call to action. It HAS …

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What Are You Talking About?

I am a fan of the following quote:

Great minds discuss ideas, average minds discuss events, small minds discuss people.

It has been attributed to several different people but it speaks to me as being true.

I feel very uncomfortable …

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Is That News?

I have given up watching news bulletins (except for the ABC) and I haven’t bought a paper for years. I know for a fact that I am not alone.

Have you seen what they call news? It’s like a compilation …

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It’s Too Damn Hot!

Did someone leave the oven on?

We are absolutely baking down here in Melbourne with forecasts of over 40o C (100o F) for the next few days.
Most places in Melbourne are not built for such weather so …

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Happy Valentines Day

Happy Valentines Day

OK so I am a little early. My theory is that it is never too early to feel the love!

While some may describe the day as a celebration that florists, greeting card companies and chocolate companies …

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