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Does more money make you more content?
30 Apr 2012
I know we all occasionally think - if we win Lotto all our troubles will be over. Not necessarily so. This article by <a hr...
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Family harmony can be absolutely destroyed by MONEY!
30 Apr 2012
Many years ago I trained as a marriage guidance counsellor - and I learned that one of the biggest causes of fights and disharmony in couples and fami...
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If you are feeling a bit jaded certain colours can give you a burst of energy
25 Apr 2012
I love thelma Van der Werff's thoughts on colour - not just in our wardrolbe, but also in the foods we eat. So if you ARE feeling a bit j...
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Are you finding 'goodwill' is wearing a bit thin?
25 Apr 2012
Given that the last few years have been really tough for anyone in business, and I guess we'vbe all been offering a lot of 'goodwill' just to retain c...
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Want or NEED to avoid the social networking clutter?
19 Apr 2012
It is so easy to waste a day on social networking sites - yet we know we need to be there to be 'found'. http://www.thecorporatetoolbox...
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Does database marketing really work?
19 Apr 2012
I'm sure we all do it - the weekly, fortnightly or monthly newsletter - I've been doing a fortnightly one for years. But do they really w...
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Is it worth investing in a Qrcode?
16 Mar 2012
Just when I think I have all this online stuff sorted, someone invents something else I have to think about having or doing - check Graham Jones artic...
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Chinese organisations struggling to retain good staff
16 Mar 2012
It was always going to happen - sooner or later cheap wage centres will be a thing of the past - and here is the first sign. Check out th...
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Did you know that 79% of people now use a smartphone to help with shopping?
16 Mar 2012
Just been on a webinar with Tom Poland (Australia) and he shared th...
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One week to go till our Exceptional Workplaces webinar
13 Mar 2012
I had the pleasure of meeting Katie Horton, our presenter, onsite at Jasmax a couple of months ago. Given that I do business with lots of organisation...
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Boards that have equal male/female representation show a 56% better bottom line
07 Mar 2012
Its International Woman's Day and I just happened to see this stat in the national newspaper: &bull; Boards that have equal female/male r...
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Are there any Exceptional Workplaces really?
07 Mar 2012
One of the questions I ask 'teams' when I work with them is 'what are your 5 year goals?' and I'm often told 'to be out of this dump', or 'to do every...
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Want to master the 4 step process which turns web visitors into buyers?
06 Mar 2012
then look no further. Gihan Perera is the maestro of understanding how and why customers buy - check his 4 Step Process right ht...
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Your current beliefs WILL determine your future sales results
06 Mar 2012
We are all a mass of insecurities - and they show mostly in the areas of 'selling'. If we are having challenges selling, then we need to dig down and ...
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When the student is ready, the teacher will appear
06 Mar 2012
Once a month one of my authors and I meet up and do a Youtube video clip - grab a coffee and watch this month's latest one - particularly if you are f...
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Is your life safe and vanilla? Want more excitement?
01 Mar 2012
Terry Williams had a great, if somewhat vanilla life. He was happily married, had a great career, two gorgeous kids, but somehow felt that he need mor...
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Is your business 'Flawsome'?
01 Mar 2012
According to Trendwatching.com one of 2012's hottest trends will be for organisations to be 'Flawsome' - an authentic mixture of being honest about th...
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In the big picture, the little things count
01 Mar 2012
Although this article is written for the health sector, Steve Hiss's thoughts are relevant to ANY business - as my Gran used to say, take care of the ...
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24 hours to go till our webinar How to get 10 successful referrals every month even when you are asleep
26 Feb 2012
We all need to refresh our businesses on a regular basis, and the best way to do that is to get new clients. So you have just under 24 ho...
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One of my authors heard the 3 dreaded words - You Have Cancer
23 Feb 2012
Bruno Cortis is a heart surgeon - he actually performed heart transplants. He knew how to look after his health, his body and his well being. An...
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