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Quotes From Leading Business Entrepreneurs

A collection of some of my favourite quotes from leading entrepreneurs and innovative thinkers past and present to encourage those in business who aren’t afraid to dream big. Steve Jobs – Co-founder, Chairman, and CEO of Apple Inc. Primary investor and CEO of Pixar Founder and CEO of NeXT “Being the richest man in the cemetery […]

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What A New Website Can Do For My Business

If you own a business but don’t have a website there are valid reasons why an online presence is essential. We live in a technologically advanced working society where computers and mobile phones are frequently used by people who mostly do their research and shopping for goods and services online for convenience. A modern, crisp and great looking […]

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Why Create Memes & Picture Quotes?

Meme’s and picture quotes are everywhere on social media.  Business owners have often asked me how memes and picture quotes can help their business. People create them because they’re fun, highly shareable and sometimes when they’re really good they go viral because people love sharing funny stories, intelligent quotes, great images and important information.  They will […]

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Blogging Tips For Beginners

There are literally millions of bloggers online telling their story, sharing news and writing about just about any given subject known to man.  Yet during its humble beginnings, there was nothing compelling me to write, much less publish my work online.  Today I’m sold on blogging. Not just as a social media marketer, but on the […]

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Save Money When Your Website Crashes

Having a WordPress website with the flexibility to add content, edit and upload images and videos is important to many small business owners. WordPress websites have an easy to learn and use Content Management System that enables just that.  Like all websites however, somethings things can go wrong causing a website to crash.  Small business owners who don’t […]

5 Basic Qualities Of A Winning Team

All leaders start out with a dream to succeed in what they do.  In my experience a driven, talented and passionate leader is quite different from a successful leader who can motivate his or her team to work together toward a common vision and company goals. Team Work Quotes “Alone we can do so little, together […]

Making The Most Out Of Life

It’s funny how self discipline changes the way we think. When I was younger I loved going out with my friends to the early hours of the morning. Life was exciting and I was on a journey of self discovery. As as a young adult I soon learned that couldn’t function well for too long […]

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Some Excellent WordPress Plugins

Here’s a list of WordPress Plugins that I have found very useful in helping me to to add more features and functionality to my website and other sites I’ve worked on.  While some of these are free,  there are the paid Pro/Premium versions that enable more features. Yoast SEO – A free plugin that is probably the best out there for Search […]

Learning From The Long Drive Home

THE DRIVE Warm Winter days are a huge treat to those who come from Canberra.  A drive to any sunny location is recommended no matter how long it takes to get there! Even though we are accustomed to the icy Canberra Winter cold, we had just spent a glorious sunny weekend away with family. During the […]

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Where to Find Free Photos for Commercial Use

Finding free quality high resolution photos on the internet requires a bit of time consuming research.  I’ve taken the hard work out by providing links to websites that I use regularly to provide you loads of free for commercial use images that don’t require attribution. Not all images will be without some sort of restriction on the licensing. […]