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Budget Cuts

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 31 May 2019
Budget Cuts
This case study illustrates how a Wholesale Butchery used budgets to enable it to meet business objectives related to financial performance with a view to achieving its vision: to become 'the u...
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Improving the way you sell to customers

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 31 May 2019
This case study zooms in on Paul, who is a Tourist Operator. Over a ten year period, Paul developed a series of brand values which enabled his business to reflect improvements
in service prov...
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A Step in the Right Direction - Fair Work raises minimum wage

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 27 May 2019
A Step in the Right Direction - Fair Work raises minimum wage
From 1 July 2019, the Fair Work Commission has granted a $21.60 a week increase in the minimum wage that will flow through to 2.2 million Autralian workers, raising the national minimum wage  ...
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Picture the Perfect Sale

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 6 May 2019
Picture the Perfect Sale
SALES: Picture the perfect Sale... To a great extent, sales conversion can be a two-trick pony involving a combination of strong product and equally strong personality. But before ...
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Historical Trillion Dollar Housing Market in Queensland lends much needed Confidence

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 15 October 2018
Historical Trillion Dollar Housing Market in Queensland lends much needed Confidence
According to property research company Corelogic, the value of Queensland's housing market has cracked the trillion dollar mark for the first time in history.  The 10% increase took the st...
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Sell or trade up opportunities in the North

Posted by Kellie Williams on 17 August 2018
Sell or trade up opportunities in the North
Far North Queensland Accomodation propety owners are taking advantage of strong market conditions to sell or trade up, according to industry experts. The Cairns office of Resort Brokers Austral...
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BOOK REVIEW: Second Chance

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 1 February 2018
BOOK REVIEW: Second Chance
Book: Second Chance - for your money, your life and our world
Author: Robert T Kiyosaki
Reviewed by: Kirsten Lowis  It has been an epic 6 weeks of reading for me, but the stand-out ...
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The Dip

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 7 January 2018
The Dip
Get out of the Dip in the New Year!!! I want to share with you a book called "The Dip" by Seth Godin. This book changed my perception and approach to business and life.  ...
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BOOK REVIEW: Outliers

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 2 December 2017
BOOK REVIEW: Outliers
Book: Outliers: The Story of Success
Author: Malcolm Gladwell
Reviewed by: Kirsten Lowis As soon as I finished reading Malcolm Gladwell's stellar first book "Tipping Point"...
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The Power of Focus

Posted by Kirsten Lowis on 1 November 2017
The Power of Focus
Getting what you want... Hi Business Friends! How many things are you focused on at the moment?  A lot, right? If so, you're most likely not achieving what you want from your bu...
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