How to start that performance discussion you’ve been dreading

Owner/Principal Consultant - The Curiosity Company

Do you have someone you have to provide difficult feedback to? I am not talking about regular coaching here, I am talking about those scenarios that require perhaps immediate action (even if you may not have taken it!) – a person has clearly been under-performing, or they have behaved in a way that is very…

5 Killer Mistakes – Part 2

Business Growth Specialist & Marketing Strategist - Profit Improvers

In a recent article we covered the first two of the 5 biggest mistakes you can make in dealing with clients. Today we’ll cover the third and fourth ones: 3. Taking on More Than You Can Handle. When you take on too much, your business can’t keep up and therefore you can easily lose control…

The Most Important Teacher to Shape A Child’s Life

The human brain is born ready to learn. In the first five years of a child’s life, they develop social and intellectual skills that they will take with them as they grow. Early childhood educators play a major part in this development, which is why we constantly strive to equip our future educators with the…

How accessible is your website?

Copywriter - GippsTech

If you’re not thinking of everyone, you may as well have published for no one How would you feel if we told you that 1 billion people are unable to use your website right now (2)?  When we talk about website inclusivity, we aren’t just talking about people with disabilities or impairments (although extremely important).…

Jobs to Ride the Ups and Downs

When you’re choosing what you want to do with the rest of your life, it’s important to take certain things into account. You want job security, personal growth and high employment rates to ensure you’re protected through any future recessions. In this article, TAFE Gippsland is discussing the top jobs that you can start studying…

User Experience will soon affect your Google ranking – it’s time to get prepared

Copywriter - GippsTech

Google has recently announced a new ranking algorithm, set for introduction in 2021. While search algorithms continually evolve, this rollout will be one of the most significant changes in recent memory. The new update is called the Google Page Experience, and it will affect your ranking on Google by taking your website’s user experience (UX)…

5 Killer Mistakes – Part 1

Business Growth Specialist & Marketing Strategist - Profit Improvers

There are 5 big mistakes you can do that will kill a deal. They are: Not meeting the client’s expectations Mishandling a client crisis Taking on more than you can handle Putting all your eggs in one basket Up cash creek without a paddle Any one or combination of these can not only kill the…

10 things you can do at home to celebrate “Book Lovers Day”

We are a little more prepared for lockdown this time but there is no denying that we are slowly running out of things to do. There are only so many times you can clean out the cupboards and have another FaceTime with Aunty Bev and Uncle Baz (yes, we are sick of looking at their…

Cybersecurity – is your digital door secure?

Copywriter - GippsTech

While it’s common to assume that cybercriminals only seek out large organisations and large paydays, attacks on small businesses continue to rise. In fact, small businesses and organisations make up 43% of cybercrime victims, and the average cost of these breaches are between $36,000 and $50,000.  In 2019, 1 in 3 Australians were affected by…