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Oct 29, 2019
Death of the people pleaser.

There is a Japanese saying 人に迷惑をかけない hito ni meiwaku wo kakenai “don’t bother people” (the literal translation is “don’t attach disturbance to people”) this doesn’t translate in a dog-eat-dog world and with burnout on the rise. A blog I was reading recently described it quite perfectly that the default posture for a decent and kind human being is to assume […]

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Oct 14, 2019
Making an Impact

This quote reminds us of how everyone has a contribution to make an impact. Whether it’s by volunteering, starting a non-profit, supporting research for breakthrough cures or something as simple as backing someone in your workplace, or supporting your team to ensure they don’t fall into burn out.

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Sep 24, 2019
The Importance of Vision & Mission

When companies take the approach as Greta has, staying true to their vision, mission and values, they’ll succeed. And this will create a space where the employees and clients are proud to associate with.

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Jul 10, 2019
Empowerment Lessons with Matt Damon’s Martian.

In conversations with the team, a discussion came about asking the question: What will empowerment look like when we become an interplanetary species. The Martian. When I finally watched it, felt like the perfect metaphor for what we’re seeing in businesses around empowerment. (For those who haven’t watched the movie yet, don’t worry there are […]

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Jun 22, 2019
Customer Experience: X Marks The Spot

Whether it’s organising a function or event, building a marketing plan for a new product launch, making your next career move or anything else, there’s actually a common thread between the two; that is a desire for an experience. They’re just approached in different ways.

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Jul 01, 2016
AR, VR & AI… Are you embracing the Digital Crusade or just pretending?

Much like the children’s fable of the duckling and the swan, the digital crusade has spent many years as the ugly duckling, paddling about in the murky waters of obscure, somewhat awkward, business conversations. Sometimes avoided, often criticised, and generally laughed at. Suddenly, something miraculous has happened our ugly duckling has emerged from the waters […]

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Apr 09, 2016
One month after the #NDIS began. Has #technology been able to keep up with the #change?

On the 1st of July, Australia saw the launch of the National Disability Insurance Scheme which can be succinctly summarised as “a unique experiment using a market-based voucher system” creating a significant opportunity (and threat) for both private and non-for-profit care providers, putting the client in a position of choice collectively backed $22 billion of […]

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