Your financial strategy is lacking so what can you do?

The Financial Strategist - New Era Management Services

Many ventures are missing important opportunities because they have not thought through the best way to obtain and utilise financial information. The lag time in getting financial information can be a real frustration leading to poor decisions, lost opportunities and hampered investment. Without a thorough understanding of financial trends, business projections become unclear, a downward…

10 Healthy Christmas Gift Ideas for your Staff.

So it’s the silly season. It’s a time of socialising, enjoying and indulging. We seem to give ourselves permission to behave in a manner which is not contusive to inspired health. We indulge in foods high in sugar content and calorie density. We tend to drink larger quantities of alcohol more often. We feel it’s…

Can You Tell the Difference Between Coaching and Mentoring?

Executive & Leadership Coach * Professional Mentor * Facilitator * Author - Maree McPherson Consulting

I’ve formed a habit at the start of every new coaching engagement. I ask my new clients if they’ve ever been coached before, and what they know about it. Many people ask me if it’s like mentoring, and we then have a conversation about that. I take time to explain how I define coaching, mentoring,…

Gippsland Digital Connectivity Master Plan – Your opportunity to influence

Over the last 12 months, the Committee for Gippsland have been working in collaboration with RDV to develop a Gippsland Digital Master Plan.  To achieve the desired results we need to hear from Gippsland businesses.  By capturing businesses first-hand experiences regarding limitations and challenges Gippsland business face, will influence our regions future infrastructure investment and…

Why businesses need editors

Writer, editor, proofreader, owner/operator - On Time Typing

Writing is an essential part of any business and producing online content for websites, blogs and/or social media is part of every marketing strategy. If business owners or managers are not good at writing, they hire writers to do it for them. If they are good at writing, they do it themselves. But as everybody…

What do your employees want when it comes to Health & Wellness Programs?

I had a really interesting meeting with the leadership team of an organization of 100 + employees just the other day. It got me thinking how often does this happen? How often are organisations not hitting the mark because they simply do not know what their employees want? They have not asked the question. The…

Does a Managed Print Service suit your organisation?

Account Manager

I have been lucky enough to be in the print services industry for over 5 years now, and it has given me the opportunity to speak with so many wonderful people, and to find some incredible mentors. But as you are well aware, like every industry there are those people looking to ‘make a quick…

4 benefits of owning a sole trader business

Writer, editor, proofreader, owner/operator - On Time Typing

The 4 main benefits of being owner/operator of a sole trader business are: 1. YOU ARE THE SOLE DECISION-MAKER Being your own boss is a lot of responsibility but there are benefits. You have no one looking over your shoulder except the clock when you’re working to meet deadlines. It’s great to be able to make…

Why NOW is the Best Time to Work ON Your Business

Director, The Local Business Network Bass Coast & South Gippsland - The Local Business Network

As a business owner in a regional area, when is a good time to work on your business?  The answer is the same for any business owner in any economy – NOW!  Why do I say that? Simply because if you are not working on your business, your competitors probably are; so whilst you may…