business growth · profit · strategic vision

The Baby Boomer trade off

As another financial year comes to a close here in Australia and we see a return of confidence in the economy, will this be the year we see baby boomer business owners again look at cashing in on the one major asset they have? If so, have they done enough work ON their business to… Continue reading The Baby Boomer trade off

business growth · Lean Manufacturing · profit · strategic vision · strategy

Time to plan next year’s budget

For those of us living and running a business in Australia it is time to prepare for the new financial year. What do I mean by that? Regular readers of my blog will know that I am a firm believer in the saying “If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail”. Sounds harsh?… Continue reading Time to plan next year’s budget

business growth · strategic vision

Last Quarter, Last Chance!

Okay, third quarter over and into the final straight if you do business here in Australia. How is your business tracking? Hopefully you have the tools in place to know, but if not its the ideal time to implement them for the new financial year in July. But firstly, back to the last quarter and… Continue reading Last Quarter, Last Chance!

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With a new year almost here, are you and your team ready to excel?

With only weeks to go to the start of a new year have you done the necessary to give your people the flying start needed to achieve your goals for 2014? What are your goals? Have your team been involved in setting them and are they on board? What are your smart numbers and do… Continue reading With a new year almost here, are you and your team ready to excel?

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EOFY – What does it mean for you?

Here in Australia, today is the last business day of the financial year. How did you go? Did you achieve your goals? Did you have goals or did you just plod along and hope for the best? Regardless of the result, with a brand new year beginning you have the opportunity to set course for… Continue reading EOFY – What does it mean for you?