Are you looking at expanding your business, improve your skills as an entrepreneur or just wanting to spend some time away from your business and work on yourself as a business owner? Networking events are excellent options for achieving this and thankfully there are a huge amount...
If you shop in almost any town or suburb in Australia today, and on many streets or in almost any shopping centre you will find a very large number of franchised businesses.  So accepting has the Australian public been of franchising, that international experts...
Identify the list of activities you require the employee or apprentice to do, and the type of person you think your farm needs. Consider that as an apprentice, the person may not have all the skills to do the work you want done, but...
Most people don’t have good questions. What about you? Think about the pile of business cards on your desk of people that you never really connected with. By asking questions, you create opportunities for people to ask YOU questions. When you answer questions/talk about...
Many of us would agree that Perth is expensive in many respects.  Coffee, food, beer, real-estate, it all feels expensive.  And if you are an employer or responsible for making hiring decisions, you may feel this is particularly true when it comes to employing certain types of...
Your recruiting process should provide you with a lot of information about your applicants. Information may be gleaned from a variety of sources including: Details from application forms;Details from covering letters;Details from resumes;Information and impressions from formal face to face or telephone interviews;Impressions formed...
As with any new business venture, you need to carefully consider whether you have got the right skills and attitude to run a successful franchise.   Analysing your own temperament can also help you decide which type of franchise would be right...
Is your team prepared for success? If not, ask yourself the question… Do they know what success looks like?A great way to ensure you and your team are geared for success now or at any time, is to ensure they have the skills to meet the goals...
A traditional business plan is often viewed as the mainstay of any new business.It is the document that will help secure funding from investors and will keep you on track to steadfastly achieving business growth. Many new entrepreneurs, however, have been adopting a ‘lean start-up’ approach for...
Starting a real estate agency can seem like an insurmountable task – how do you setup processes, where will the clients come from, do you need an office? Here’s some tips from real estate experts on how you can make better choices in starting a real estate...