Category: General Business

Avoid These Three Business Communication Pitfalls

The Importance of Great Communication in Business When it comes to your business interactions, great communication can pave the way to success. Whether you’re communicating your needs to a vendor, discussing roles and responsibilities with your employees, or sharing your vision with your customers, you rely on great communication to help you achieve your goals. But in today’s… Read more »

Leadership – what can business learn from the military?

“Command with civility and imbue them with martial ardour and victory is certain.” – Sun Tzu The importance of leadership in successful businesses cannot be understated. As a leader, it is all too simple to become, shall we say, enamoured of your own position. However, by definition, “to lead” is a verb, an action word. Excellent team… Read more »

How to Maintain Great Business Communication When It Comes to Bad News

As a business owner, you’ve likely been the bearer of bad news at your office. Whether you have to dismiss an employee, report a drop in earnings, or cancel a project, no one walks away feeling good about it. However, it’s important not to make a bad situation worse through miscommunication. Here are a few… Read more »

The Benefits of Recruiting Military Personnel

The importance of leadership in successful businesses We’ve all had this boss: the supervisor who comes in late every day, doesn’t meet the deadlines they’re responsible for, doesn’t interact with you and the rest of your team, is unorganized, can’t adapt to change, and after all that, leaves early every day! No one can stand working… Read more »

The Magic of Cloud Computing

Cloud computing is one of the most significant changes to business along with the industrial revolution, computerisation of business and the roll-out of major railways connecting vast parts of our country. A historical note of personal significance is that a distant relative was John Whitton, “The Father of Australia’s Railways”. History lesson over! Cloud Computing… Read more »

Cloud Computing – Reinventing the Industrialised World

The cloud computing phenomenon has created an unbelievable demand for well-educated experts with regard to maths and engineering personnel.  The growth of roles at American giant General Electric demonstrates this. The persons sought for such positions must be able to construct and basically manipulate information.  It is not trendy to ask about coding languages nowadays… Read more »