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Are you one of those small business owners who dreams of the day when your business will become something that everyone talks about? Well, if you have a goal of turning your business into that business in your town, region, or country that everyone knows, love and talks about then you’re going to need people...
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“Hey” “Hello” “I’m sorry about yesterday” “It’s over – let’s not talk about it” “Don’t you think it’s about time we got this all on the table?” “What’s the use?” “What do you mean?” “Look – for as long as you’ve had your business we have been arguing about me doing the bookkeeping – you...
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“Hey” “Hey – how was your day?” “Yeah – much of a muchness really – what you get up to today?” “Nothing out the ordinary – school run, Mum’s place – the usual” “Hey, I nearly forgot – have you done the bookkeeping?” “How many times do I have to tell you – it’s your...
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Ok, so if you are sitting there reading the title of this post and saying to yourself “What the Hell is he talking about?” then you obviously haven’t seen that iconic Australian movie called The Castle!!! Let me quickly set the scene for you – The Castle is a wonderful movie about a “Dinky Di”...
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I’ve been running my own small business for more than a decade now and my first job as an employee was way – way – back in 1978 so I’ve seen a few “interesting business situations” over the years. But This One Takes The Cake!!! and I have to share what I’ve been in the...
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I have to share this with you because if you run your own business it highlights what can only be described as Business Insanity!!! Let me set the scene – I am based in South Australia and the weather this weekend is ridiculously hot. To give you an idea, today it has reached 41 degrees...
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Well, the festive season is over and it’s back to driving our businesses forward!!! I know there’s a ton of irony in this next comment, but I always find the Christmas/New Year holiday period a time when some of the best business ideas for the following year start bubbling to the surface. In previous years...
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Ok, so it’s a little over a week until Christmas and you have a friend or relative who owns a small business and you’re thinking to yourself – “What am I going to get them for Christmas?” How’s this for an idea – subscribe to BookPals for them!!! Let’s work through this together to see...
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I have to share something that happened to me yesterday with you here today because – in my opinion – it is the essence of Quality Customer Service. I have been ordering a quantity of BookPals Polo Shirts over recent times because they make a really nice “touch” when we are out promoting BookPals at...
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