Country Lady's

Rural communities and work opportunities, part 1.

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Living in a rural community can be fantastic. You have peace and quiet and can move at your own pace without being worried about slowing the people around you down. If you’re a parent it brings with it wonderful opportunities for your children.…
NSW Fire

We need more female fire fighters across Australia

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Traditionally when we think of firefighting, we think of firemen in their uniforms. We often sexualise them and see them as objects of affection. Many women spend their time fantasising about what it would be like to be with a fireman. They,…
Business Name Blog

How to pick a good business name

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One tough decision when looking to start a business is picking the business name. this is a key piece of your branding strategy, and not easy to change once you’re  established. Your business name says a lot about you, and who you’re as…

Can I Allow Myself a Holiday When Self-Employed?

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Being self-employed has so many advantages; you can run things your way and be in charge of all the major decisions. It’s empowering, it’s a huge sense of achievement and most of the time it’s great to be the boss. You have poured blood,…

What can learn from your competitors?

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Competition is good for business. Honestly, it is. So don’t fear it; embrace it and learn from it. Analyzing and learning from them will benefit you in so many ways. To truly understand how much you can learn from your competitors, firstly…
How to Kick Ass when Meeting with a Potential Client

How to Kick Ass when Meeting with a Potential Client

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It can be not only exciting but also incredibly nerve-wracking when meeting with a potential client for the first time. Here are some handy tips to make sure that you completely kick ass. Be on time – whether it’s at your office or theirs…

How to create written content for your business

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So you have your idea together, you’re trying to figure out what to write but where do you start?  You want to create some killer written content. I’ll be looking at a blank screen and then my mind follows, it goes blank, other times I…
Can hiring an assistant really be worth it?

Do you need a virtual assistant?

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Can hiring an assistant really be worth it? Are you constantly swamped with mundane, menial tasks that stop you focusing on the core aspects of your business? Do you dread opening your emails each day because you haven’t been able to clear…
Top 8 Books for Business Owners and Business Women

Top 8 Books for Business Owners and Women

Next time you're out looking at books keep an eye out for these and get them on your book shelf at home or in the office.  Some books can also give you great ideas for your business, next blog or give you tips on leaderships skills.  Sometimes…