Business through the lens of cultural diversity

Business through the lens of cultural diversity I’ve had the privilege of working in a number of cross-cultural contexts over the last ten years: six years spent living and working in Cambodia – running my own business and developing many others, followed by three years working in remote Indigenous Australian community development roles. More recently[…]

Client Stories: Jars Of Clay Cafe, Creating A Foundation For Growth

We have recently completed a comprehensive package of services for one our favourite clients (yes, we are very biased!) based in Phnom Penh. We have a significant stake in Jars Of Clay Cafe thanks to our role in providing business mentoring, advice and management support for over 10 years now. The credit though belongs fully[…]

Defining Your Business Identity

So the sun-soaked memories of your holidays are fading, you’re already feeling exhausted and in need of a boost – and its only the start of the year! To remedy this situation, its actually a good time to get clarity on your business identity and purpose by answering these key questions: Who are we? What[…]

Leadership in Digital Marketing #getmore #godigital #smallbiz

These days no business or organisation can afford not to be investing in digital technology. Most consumers are already using digital technology in some way shape or form throughout their daily lives, and like it or not – its not going away! Those not willing to make the transition will forfeit new opportunities and lose[…]

Conversations with Emerging Social Entrepreneurs – Winnis Coffee, Phnom Penh

I had the privilege of re-connecting with a young Cambodian social entrepreneur we’ve known for some time while visiting clients in Phnom Penh recently. We have known Win (from Winnis Coffee) for many years, as he had been part of the Entrepreneur Life program we ran several years ago when we lived in Cambodia (delivered[…]

Client Stories – FBL Consulting Services, Cairns

When we started working with our Client, Foster Lee (FBL Consulting Services) – it was clear Foster had already made initial investments in both traditional (offline) and online marketing over several years. He had used Sensis Websites and Yellow Pages (Online & traditional book) advertising without significant results in terms of growing website traffic, enhancing[…]

Client Stories – Jars Of Clay, Phnom Penh Cambodia

We have previously posted about our journey with the awesome Jars Of Clay Cafe management team (check out our September Blog Post). However, here is a condensed overview which outlines specifically the work we have undertaken for them and some learnings on the journey of adding value to their business! In early 2016, the Jars[…]

Client Stories – Eat Real Cafe & Catering, Cairns & Brisbane

I’ve met quite a few clients over the years that I could say genuinely inspire me to look at life through a different lens. Elsa Comino from Eat Real Cafe & Catering, Cairns & Brisbane is one such client. Elsa’s story is both inspiring and challenging! Elsa’s own very personal journey of choosing to live[…]

Client Stories – Connections Church Cairns

Often our work with clients can be focused on one simple objective. This was the case in our work with Connections Church Cairns – the Church is still relatively young (being less than 2 years old) and very much still establishing a presence within the local Cairns community. Our client, John Kenway was clear in[…]