What would make your website more effective?
In the May edition of our Women in Business eNewsletter we asked members what the biggest frustrations were about website effectiveness. In a short survey participants said: 25% – Traffic and getting enough targeted visitors 37.5% – Conversion 0%... read more
I used to be terrified of selling
When I started my first business I knew nothing about sales. In fact I was so terrified at the idea of selling something that I would avoid answering the phone in case someone rang wanting me to convince them... read more
Creative Business Veterans Still Passionate after 20 Years
Twenty years after launching successful designer stationery name that bares the founders names, Corban & Blair owner Gillian Corban is still passionate about the stylish niche products that pioneered an industry. And, as a big fan of the products,... read more
Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-04-12
This week: Podcasting, Seesmic Desktop, the new Women in Business eNewsletter and Making Videos with the Mino-HD Freshly shucker oysters, boulliabaise (sp?) and tuna done rare. Is there better food on a sunny Sydney afternoon? Winter take your time!... read more
Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-04-05
Amazon special on “Dummies” Social Media books ends 31 March… some good titles. I’ve ordered the SEO one. http://bit.ly/zxyPp # Just had sneak preview of tomorrw’s Beyond Blogging webinar. Excellent info on how to engage with & create yr... read more
Are you fighting reality or really creating something new?
Are you trying to improve on something, to make it just that little bit better, or a lot better? Are you trying to be a better marketer, write a better brochure, improve on a system, or do something better... read more
Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-03-29
I know it’s old but still thrilled at the innovation that is: hear song in Starbucks, go to iTunes on my iphone, artist/song listed, BUY. # Matching business mentors with mentorees (women business owners) for Mentoring program which starts... read more
Barrack Obama interview One of Jay Leno’s career highlights. What’s yours?
The other night Jay Leno ended his interview with Barack Obama by saying: “This has been one of the best nights of my life.” No doubt, being the first host to have a sitting president on your show was... read more
Twitter Weekly Updates for 2009-03-22
Community guidelines create the context for participation. Just like the corporate culture in good organisations does. Makes sense. #sxsw # Is your community fun like Govt or like a party at your house? What happens when ppl offend is... read more
Women and Leadership – Empower Magazine’s International Women’s Day feature
“On the eve of the 98th International Women’s Day, the outlook for women is radically different to what it was a century ago. Huge strides have been made in the area of equality, choice and freedom of speech and... read more
Australia’s broadband problems keeping business back
The broadband issue is not a new one to Australians. We still have business connections slower than home connections in most countries and the delivery of a solution still seems a way off. BRW magazine interviewed Suzi Dafnis about... read more
We need more women leaders is our message in emPower magazine
It’s almost International Women’s Day 2009, a day that celebrates the achievements of women all over the world. We’re pleased to be featured in this month’s issue of emPower which celebrates the day. Our contribution…commitment to continue to foster... read more