Month: May 2016

Some days are not easy

Celebrating successes is important, but it’s also important to talk about the components of life as a business owner that are not as great.   Undoubtedly one of the hardest things is having to let a team member, or sometimes an entire team, know that they are not going to be part of the business […]

What I’ve learned from my Mum

On Mothers Day I’m not with my Mum, so I’m taking the opportunity to share here some of the reasons why I’m so lucky to have her as my mum (and possibly make up for the fact that between me spending the week in a variety of different states plus the insane slowness of Australia […]

Is Queensland really open for business?

Queensland is having its fifth public holiday in six weeks today. At a time when businesses across the state are trying to deliver sustainable  economic recovery models post the end of the resources boom, it’s hard to see that yet another Monday off work is a helpful contributor.  A late Easter always makes this time […]