The Magic of Making Mistakes
My real dad came from the world of academics, a world where mistakes are perceived as bad and to be avoided. My rich dad came from the streets. To him, mistakes were opportunities to learn something new, something he... read more
The Magic of Property
If property is so good, why aren’t more people promoting it as an investment vehicle? Dolf de Roos looks at the benefits of property investments and why we should be buying more! Although direct investment in property continues to... read more
The Master Plan for Developing a Successful Website
Australia’s Internet usage ranks fourth in the world and the number of users is growing fast. Over the next two years, millions more Australians will get online. In this article, five major steps required for building a successful website... read more
The Six Principles of Influence
On any given day, each of us is confronted with a myriad of situations that can range from the mundane to the unusual. We quickly recognise, process, and react to these situations in a relatively automatic fashion. We have... read more
Three Types of Goals
Goals could be categorised into 3 types: 1. Type One is the goal that you know you can and will attain, if you just put your mind to it and get busy on it. You know what to do;... read more
True Wealth Comes From Cash flow
A lot of books, tapes and seminars are filled with theories on investing. The problem with people teaching theories is that theories often do not work. I do not teach theories. Everything in Money Secrets of the Rich, and... read more
Turning Your Business into a Well-Oiled Machine
“Almost everyone who starts their own enterprise will end up as an exhausted failure rather than a successful developer of their own private money machine,” says business visionary Michael Gerber who also says most people who go into business... read more
What to Do When Your Customer is Ready to Explode
When things go wrong, customers get upset. Sometimes they blow up in anger. Here are five steps to keeping your cool when your customer is ready to “explode”! Step One: Let them blow off steam! No one is rational... read more
When Service Goes Wrong, Bounce Back!
Nothing is more crucial than how a business fixes things after they’ve gone wrong. Find out how you can actually improve customer loyalty simply by the way you handle problems. We all try to get things right, but life... read more
Who Wants to be a Millionaire?
All over the world people are enthralled with the American (and Australian) TV program “Who wants to be a Millionaire?”, where, by answering a series of questions correctly, the contestant can walk away with a million dollars. No doubt... read more
Why 80% of People Fail to Achieve Goals!
Setting goals is easy. . . the latest research indicates that achieving them is not! Over 22 years, Stephanie Burns, Australia’s leading adult educator has taught literally thousands of individuals a variety of intellectual and physical skills. Consequently, she... read more
Why Most Small Businesses Go Under
Most businesses fail. Eight out of ten often in the first five years. Most small business owners have little or no sense of demographics, finances, advertising, franchising or, managing. Mostly they have no purpose, no ideas and no image.... read more