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  • authentic

    authentic

    Michael Peterson passed in 2012. He is recognised as one of the greatest surfers, an authentic Australian ‘someone’ who set the bar for Australian surfing in the mid-seventies. His aggressive, no-nonsense style was all his own at a time when Midget Farrelly and Nat Young were dominating. Michael was the son of a doting Jean, [&hellip...

  • Let’s refer you

    Let’s refer you

    ‘Good timing.’ I uttered as mince pies arrived, along with Stephen, our guest for the morning. Stephen is a likeable fellow, he’d been recently made redundant from a local research firm when he called to attend our meeting. We were about to hear his plan for the business going forward, how might we refer Stephen. [&hellip...

  • Business in the morning

    Business in the morning

    It was a typically cold, dark December morning and I was more than pleased when Natasha and coffee(!) arrived, just as we’d finished the setting for today’s business over breakfast. Approaching headlights suggested that our hostess and I wouldn’t be alone for long though, the first of our company were on their way. Nice and [&hellip...

  • Better together

    Better together

    Bob had arrived, pulled up a chair and reclined with a cup of what appeared to be hot chocolate … So, what do you say Bob? I asked. “Getting good players is easy. Getting those good players to play together is the hard part.”  It’s so true don’t you think? A quote by Casey Stengel, [&hellip...

  • Don’t mention Vicar!

    Don’t mention Vicar!

    The conversation was going nicely until I mentioned our Vicar. My colleague Helen has a well established stained glass business when the conversation naturally turned to business referral. ‘Would you like an introduction to the Vicar, Helen?’ ‘No.’ Came her curt reply, the ecclesiastic world is not my market, I prefer to provide my services to [&hellip...

  • Innovation

    Innovation

    In my business, I get plenty of questions. Most of the time these focus on the difference innovation may bring and how they can increase the level of business. It’s something I ask myself on a daily basis. How about you? If we’re not ‘on top of our game’ it’s very easy to find that [&hellip...

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