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Raising capital for your startup

April 10, 2018

This is the third article in a three part series on Startup failure & success by Jamie Pride, author of Unicorn Tears: Why Startups Fail & How To Avoid It,.....

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All I Need is a Miracle – An Exclusive Interview with Melinda Cruz

April 10, 2018

When Melinda Cruz was pregnant with her second son, 10 years ago, she was already nervous about the possibility of his being born prematurely. She had already been through his.....

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What’s your real problem? Why understanding your customers is crucial for business growth

April 10, 2018

In one of my favourite episodes of the TV series Kitchen Nightmares, famous Scottish chef Gordon Ramsay heads to Scottsdale Arizona, USA, to Amy’s Baking Company, run by husband and.....

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How to not fuck up your online marketing

March 29, 2018

My kids and I have binge-watched Zumbos Just Desserts recently and OH. MY. GOD!!! Those creations look freaking fantastic. Well, most of them do! We were caught up in the.....

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Career Leap: How to Reinvent and Liberate your Career

March 29, 2018

This article is an extract  from Michelle’s new book – Career Leap: How to Reinvent and Liberate your Career? Victoria Beckham once said she wanted to be more famous than Persil.....

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The Art Of Repatriation: 3 Strategies To Make Your Move Home A Success

March 29, 2018

Call it repatriation or simply returning home – whatever the label, moving home after living abroad can be a journey shrouded in uncertainty. It can be a daunting, challenging but.....

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Is It Time to Ditch Resilience?

March 29, 2018

There’s a lot being spoken about the need for greater resilience to help us navigate the increasing complexity and demands of life and work today. But is resilience the answer,.....

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NEVER. EVER. GIVE. UP.

March 28, 2018

An interview with Mel Thomas, Founder KYUP PROJECT. I first met Mel Thomas in 2013. I was a guest at Layne Beachley’s Aim For The Stars Gala Dinner and Mel.....

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Connection Precedes Collaboration

March 28, 2018

“People buy into the leader, before they buy into the vision” – John C. Maxwell Recently as I was digging through a stack of business information, I was struck by.....

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True Blue Leadership – Needed now more than ever?

March 28, 2018

We are in a world where “fake news” has become an all-too-familiar term and even in the most historically revered arenas of leadership, distrust and instability have become normalised.  The.....

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Using stories to build and strengthen connections

March 28, 2018

At the core of all human interaction lies emotion. It is therefore not surprising that we prefer to do business with people we like as we thrive on relationships and.....

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Unconscious Bias

March 15, 2018

But I think that no matter how smart, people usually see what they’re already looking for, that’s all.’  —Veronica Roth, Author For so many of the women I professionally mentor,.....

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