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Management Is Not Leadership

Management Is Not Leadership

A misunderstanding of what leadership really is costs Melbourne companies dearly! See Full Article


11 Essential Qualities for Entrepreneurs and Business Owners to Survive and Thrive in Today’s Business Jungle!

11 Essential Qualities for Entrepreneurs and Business Owners to Survive and Thrive in Today’s Business Jungle!

The pace of change in business is faster than it has ever been in history – and as globalization and electronic commerce wreak change on local businesses, enterprise and career survival is becoming a national obsession.  See Full Article


The 7 tell-tale Signs of an Emotional Intelligence Problem

The 7 tell-tale Signs of an Emotional Intelligence Problem

Emotional intelligence is a major factor that will determine your success, or failure - In your business, in your career, even in your personal relationships. But it’s something nobody really likes to accept, or address - and those who need to work on it most, are usually the last to know! See Full Article


How to Prevent Destructive Fights From Erupting in a Family Businesses

How to Prevent Destructive Fights From Erupting in a Family Business

It’s unfortunately quite a common scenario - Two brothers sharing ownership in a third-generation Melbourne business had a bitter falling out over an unlikely issue: a sailboat. The older sibling accused the younger of dipping into the till to support his racing habit. The younger brother struck back by issuing an ultimatum: buy out my share of the company, or sell me yours. An ugly fight ensued, negatively impacting the business, the family, the employees and the customers.  See Full Article


9 Measures to Take charge of your Career

9 Measures to Take charge of your Career

As the new year starts, we naturally reflect on our lives and our careers and even make a promise to ourselves that we’ll do something better this year, but where do we begin? See Full Article


What Great Leaders and Managers Do to Engage People

What Great Leaders and Managers Do to Engage People

Given the troubling state of employee engagement with less than one-third of Australians engaged in their jobs in any given year., it makes sense that most managers are not creating environments in which employees feel motivated or even comfortable. See Full Article


How to Advance Your Management Career When Opportunities for Promotion Are Scarce!

How to Advance Your Management Career When Opportunities for Promotion Are Scarce!

The further up the organizational pyramid you climb, the scarcer opportunities for promotion become. When you’re at this level, you can’t leave career advancement to chance – you need to know the factors that govern advancement to senior levels and more… See Full Article


Understanding the 3 Key Ingredients of Critical Conversations Will Change the Way You Use Mobile Devices

Understanding the 3 Key Ingredients of Critical Conversations Will Change the Way You Use Mobile Devices

 As technology makes communication easier, more and more managers and leaders are getting themselves into trouble sending and posting inappropriate messages electronically. Even critical conversations are beginning to find their way into emails and texts, with disastrous results! See Full Article


Addressing the Root Cause of Employee Disengagement in Your Organization

Addressing the Root Cause of Employee Disengagement in Your Organization

A research study shows the majority of Australians are going through the motions or worse at work, with a whopping 82 per cent saying they’re not fully engaged in their current role. See Full Article


Yes! What our Company Stands for - does Enhance our Bottom Line!

Knowing what your company stands for is more important than you probably ever imagined! See Full Article



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