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Who Fills the Gap?

The passing of Michael Gudinski left a gap at the Mushroom Group, a business he started nearly 50 years ago.  However, it was a gap he planned for. When I first

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Achieving With Others

‘There is no such thing as a self-made man.  You will reach your goals only with the help of others.’– George Shinn A couple of weeks ago I wrote about achieving

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Achieving Through Others

‘Always treat your employees exactly as you want them to treat your customers.’ – The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People, page 58 In the excerpt above, Stephen R. Covey

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The ‘Right’ Focus

Today, Thursday 18 March, is National Close the Gap Day.  The day highlights the ‘gaps’ our indigenous brothers and sisters still experience in modern day Australia.  This year’s theme is focussing on

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This is Who I Am

I am in my ninth year of business.  Not as long as some but longer than others.  It would be fair to say sometimes it has been a bit of a roller

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Why Change?

How many times have you heard someone say, ‘Why do we have to change?  There’s nothing wrong with the way we do it.’  Or, how many times have you said that?  It is not unusual,

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The Path to Trust and Letting Go

‘Hire the best people, trust them, and then delegate with abandon.’– Frank Vizzare The quote above appears so simple.  Yet, it doesn’t always work out this way. Let’s start at the

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Legacy

As one presidency ends, another one begins.  Each presidency is reviewed and dissected however it is often stated, history will determine the performance or otherwise of this presidency.  The same could be

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Surviving the End of Year Rush

We are already in that frantic time of year where we are rushing to get things done before the festivities begin.  Although it is supposed to be a time of caring,

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Understanding Each Other’s Role

It is not uncommon to hear the words, ‘I don’t know what he/she does’.  In fact, it is quite common.  I’m almost tempted to say it’s very common. I was watching an

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