Conscious Capitalism – Create a Business with Purpose
SXSW 2013: Conscious Capitalism with John Mackey, co-CEO and Founder of Whole Foods In this special video edition of Social Media for Small Business, Suzi Dafnis recaps some of what she learned from John Mackey at SXSW about what... read more
Bold Conversations, a Trip to Mars, the New Social Media and the Circles We Play In
SXSW 2013: Cat Matson talks about the inspiration she’s received from Al Gore and Elon Musk Right now in Austin, Texas, 15,000 or so people (tech geeks, small business owners, celebrities, startups and thinkers) are attending South by South... read more
Leadership vs Management. Making it Work.
What is the difference between leadership and management and what does it mean for your business? In this episode of The Venture, we discuss: What is the role of the leader in an organisation? How does that compare to... read more
Needs, Desires and Wants. Solutions for Small Business to Grow and Thrive.
Deborah Harrigan is the General Manager for the Consumer SME Division at Dell Australia/NZ. In this In Her Shoes interview, we discuss: the aspects of technology SMEs struggle with the most the social media listening command centre powered by... read more
Encourage Collaboration: How to Inspire your Team to Take the Extra Step
Claire Hatton is the Industry Leader for Travel, Government and Local Business at Google Australia/NZ. In this In Her Shoes interview, Claire discusses: leadership how to encourage collaboration amongst your team ‘you’ve got to take your team with you... read more
Signature Strength: How to Identify your Strengths as a Woman
Dr. Suzy Green is a leader and pioneer in Coaching Psychology and Positive Psychology and is co-founder of the Positive Psychology Institute. Suzy teaches Applied Positive Psychology at Sydney University. In this In Her Shoes interview, Suzy explains: what... read more
Improving Business Performance: A Transformation Journey
Cara Morton is a Senior Executive at Accenture, a global management consulting, technology services and outsourcing company with more than 223,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries. In this In Her Shoes interview, Cara discusses: her role... read more
Instinctive Management. Know Your Employees and Enjoy Your Work.
Sasha Titchkosky is the Director and co-owner of Koskela, a furniture and homewares design business that manufactures all its products in Australia. Sasha’s company motto is “Follow your heart, trust your judgement, do it for joy.” In this In... read more
Be Part of the Action. The Skills You Need to Run a Business.
Ghazaleh Lyari is the Founder and Managing Director of Ghermez Cupcakes, a gourmet cupcakes company that uses nothing but the best, wholesome ingredients. In this In Her Shoes interview, Ghazaleh discusses: her inspirations for becoming a business owner the... read more
Get Involved in the Guts of the Business. Women and Senior Operational Roles.
Anna Booth is the co-founder of CoSolve, a workplace relations consultancy firm, Chair at Slater & Gordon law firm and a Board Member at Industry Super Holdings. In this In Her Shoes interview, Anna discusses: the characteristics necessary for... read more
Be Open to Opportunities. Take Risks and Jump Quickly.
Lisa Messenger is the Managing Director of The Messenger Group, a brand engagement agency specialising in custom publishing. In part two of this In Her Shoes interview, Lisa discusses: the businesses that exists under the Messenger umbrella and how... read more
How this Female Trailblazer Made it to the Top
Bonnie Boezeman is the Chairman of PayPal Australia, her own consultancy firm Business Benefits International and spent 23 years in executive roles with Time Warner. In part one of this In Her Shoes interview, Bonnie discusses: her career achievements,... read more