How to Create a Meaningful Retirement. What is Your Vision?
During our working years, we are often time poor as we spend most of our time at work, and juggle many competing activities. Retirement will give you freedom to do what you have always wanted to do, such as... read more
Interview with Author Lisa Rubinstein Looks at What it Takes to Be a True Leader
True leaders do what speaks to them. And, according to Lisa Rubinstein, author of True Leadership, anyone can be a leader, but it takes a certain type of person be a true leader. In a recent interview with the... read more
Interview Questions You Should Be Prepared to Answer
There are three types of interview questions that all job seekers should be prepared to answer. Here are tips to prepare an answer for all three – behavioural, situational and standard interview questions. Behavioural Interview Questions Behavioural interview questions... read more
Are Poor Negotiation Skills Damaging Your Earning Ability? Negotiation Tips for Women.
According to a study conducted by The Heat Group, over half of Australia’s women (55.4%) believe they aren’t being paid the wage they deserve due to poor negotiation skills. Gillian Franklin, Managing Director of The Heat Group (which interviewed... read more
Becoming a Leading Lady – 10 Tips to Bring Out Your Leadership Skills at Work
You know when you’re in the presence of a great charismatic leader. She exudes calm and an inner fire all at once. She soothes your worries with her take-charge mindset, but she never smothers or ignores you. She’s proud... read more
Women Advised to Step Out of Comfort Zone and Stop Playing Safe
Do you step out of your comfort zone? When is the last time you took a risk? What would it feel like if you did? According to Margie Warrell, author of Stop Playing Safe: Rethink Risk. Unlock the Power... read more
I’m an individualist, it seems. You? Take the test.
This morning I completed the Commonwealth Bank’s ‘What kind of entrepreneur are you?‘ quick psychometric test to reveal what type of business owner I am (based on seven possible types identified in the test). The popular online survey has... read more
Staff using only 50% of their capabilities due to lack of motivation. Remedies from author Brian Tracy.
In a recent interview Brian Tracy, author of Motivation, explains the importance of staff motivation in the workplace. Disturbingly, Tracy believes that the average person only works to 50% of their capabilities due to lack of motivation. According to... read more
How to Talk Dollars, Make Profits and Value What You Do
There comes a time in any businesswoman’s life when she has to talk money. Some of us handle it really well, but a lot of us cough and splutter our way along; some apologize for it, and a few... read more
Women Look to Business Groups and Networks for Like-Minded Souls, People Who Understand Their Unique Business Issues
Women all over Australia are looking to women’s business networks to find motivation and support. What motivates you to be the best you can be? Who supports you through business struggles and hard decisions? Who understands you as a... read more
How to Profit with Passion!
With great passion, comes great profit. Passion is so important when growing your business. That’s what drives me, and I hope it drives you too. A great thing about passion is that passionate business people make more money than the non-passionate ones.... read more
How to Turn Your Resume into a Powerful Branding Statement
Does your resume claim that you’re creative and motivated? Does it describe you as having extensive experience, a strong track record and great communication skills? If so, I have bad news for you – your resume contains five of... read more