Goals and Goal Setting

Staff Training – Why You Need To Invest

By |2019-06-19T06:18:28+00:00July 10th, 2019|Blog, Business Planning, General Business Management, Goals and Goal Setting, Team and Recruitment|

If I had a dollar for every tradie who told me they don't need to send their staff off to training, I'd be wealthy and if they listened to my advice, they'd be less poor! One of the biggest business expenses is staff, so if you hire a team member and their good, you want

The Best Business Tip I Ever Received

By |2019-03-14T03:30:16+00:00March 5th, 2019|Blog, Business Planning, General Business Management, Goals and Goal Setting, Growing your business, Mindset|

I was a late adopter of the tip I’m going to give you, but let me assure you, it is a game changer! It is never too late to learn and implement this tip. Whether you are looking to up your business game, grow your business or get off the tools, this is the best

TIB018 How Does Someone Who Knows Nothing About Roofing, Come To Own A Successful Roofing Business?

By |2019-03-04T10:41:02+00:00March 4th, 2019|Expert Interviews, General Business Management, Goals and Goal Setting, Growing your business, Marketing, Mindset, Podcast episode|

Full of gold nuggets! If you are serious about getting off the tools you can't miss this episode. Adam Sand from Roofing Business Partner has gone from building his own multi-million dollar roofing company to assisting other tradies build theirs. With insights on everything from marketing and sales to finding and retaining the right employees

5 Things CrossFit taught me about business ownership

By |2018-11-11T22:40:22+00:00February 29th, 2016|Goals and Goal Setting, Mindset, Podcast episode, Small Business Conditions|

I’m not a big fan of labels. Not the ones on my clothes or the ones we all seem to attach to ourselves and others. There are two labels I’m happy to have attached to me however – Crossfitter and Small business owner. I wear these two proudly but sometimes, they can both weigh heavily

What Winning Taught Me About Losing

By |2014-11-19T16:54:42+00:00November 19th, 2014|Goals and Goal Setting, Mindset|

Were you one of those ‘sporty kids’ at school? I wasn’t.  Perhaps you were one of those kids who always seemed to literally fly past me in the 100 metre race, snatching the first place ribbon while my little legs appeared to fail to keep up with my ambition. Or maybe you were there with

So Where The Bloody Hell Are You?

By |2014-10-13T22:12:00+00:00October 13th, 2014|Goals and Goal Setting, Mindset|

Remember this advertising campaign from about 10 years ago? [embedplusvideo height="315" width="420" editlink="http://bit.ly/1tnWOQ5" standard="http://www.youtube.com/v/Y-ZLr9ePuj8?fs=1&vq=hd720" vars="ytid=Y-ZLr9ePuj8&width=420&height=315&start=&stop=&rs=w&hd=1&autoplay=0&react=1&chapters=&notes=" id="ep4487" /] While it was a less-than-successful advertising campaign for Tourism Australia, the closing question from the one and only Lara Bingle is one you should be asking yourself. Not in terms of your next holiday destination but more so

Springtime Allergies Or Winter Blues?

By |2014-09-29T13:34:32+00:00September 29th, 2014|Business Planning, Goals and Goal Setting, Mindset, Small Business Conditions|

Watery eyes? Dry Throat? Short of breath?  No, I'm not talking spring time allergies. What I'm talking about are those horrible feelings you get when you look at your financial performance or sales figures - if you even look at them, after the winter break. Here in the southern hemisphere, everyone's excited. We're coming into

What A Stupid Dog Taught Me About Regret

By |2014-08-17T21:14:58+00:00August 17th, 2014|Goals and Goal Setting, Mindset, Small Business Conditions, Uncategorized|

[I hadn't originally planned to publish this post. I actually wrote it partly to capture my memories of these events and partly to help me make sense of my thoughts and emotions. While this is not strictly 'business' related I do believe we would all enjoy greater success, fulfilment and quality of life if we learned to

Success isn’t an accident it’s a habit: 5 ways to propel your habits toward success starting from now!

By |2014-04-24T10:29:33+00:00April 24th, 2014|Goals and Goal Setting, Mindset, Uncategorized|

Take an honest look at your life today. The way you act, the way you eat, the way you conduct business, the way you exercise. Do you feel successful? Do you feel like you are constantly energised and filled with positivity? Or do you feel like you are treading water, doing just enough to get