HOW TO FUTURE-PROOF YOUR BUSINESS – TIPS FOR FUTURISTIC THINKING Let’s enter the magical world of futuristic thinking! “So what is futuristic thinking?” I hear you ask. It sounds exciting and often elicits thoughts of magical futures that include things like time travel and human exploration of universes beyond our own.
3 STEPS TO GROW YOUR INNOVATION CAPABILITY AND STRENGTHEN YOUR MIND Innovation is about doing something new with a purpose. It is also a buzz word that everyone talks about. There are many successful stories about how someone’s simple idea has suddenly turned into a multi-million dollar venture or has saved thousands of lives. But what most people fail to realise is that innovation is a process....
SAY NO TO IDEA ASSASSINS Idea assassins are people who are unwilling to operate outside their comfort zone and often reluctant to trial new ideas when facing a problem. Idea assassins are not necessarily illogical or irrational; on the contrary, they often have a valid and intelligent argument, however, they are naysayers.
DO YOU HAVE BABY BOOMER BURNOUT? 4 WAYS TO REIGNITE YOUR SPARK. Baby boomer business owners get more than their fair share of life’s curve balls. They’re at risk of relationship breakdowns, parental illness, personal health challenges, major family changes and financial stress. Despite these factors, according to Roy Morgan’s State of the Nation report, they are still running almost half of all small businesses in Australia.
THE POWER OF MINDFULNESS TECHNIQUES FOR ENTREPRENEURS When you’re an entrepreneur, you juggle many complex tasks throughout a day. Considering finding the time for Mindfulness may just seem like adding more work to your day.
THE SECRET SAUCE OF SUCCESS When I wore a younger man’s clothes, the term success had so much meaning and connotation — at the time, it meant being a highly paid, regularly applauded and selling lots of CDs as a professional rock star.
GOING FOR YES IN DIFFICULT OR CHALLENGING CONVERSATIONS Energy is such an important thing. We know that our energy builds and wanes over the course of the day for a number of reasons…we use it up, we have a natural circadian ‘dip’ in energy mid-afternoon, emotional arousal drains our energy, or we simply fail to live healthily enough to enable the adequate creation of energy.