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040 – ACCELERATE YOUR BUSINESS – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

On average 49% of companies are currently using Marketing automation. With more than half of B2B companies (55%) adopting the technology. Welcome to Golden Nugget Friday, where we will talk about exactly what is it Marketing automation, provide a tool to find the right software provider for your company.  highlight a case study from “Me […]

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039 – MARKETING AUTOMATION A GAME CHANGER – WITH JEFF GALE

Self-taught software developer and businessman, Jeff Gale graduated from Columbia University with a Bachelor of Drama, Theatre and Arts comladay.Co-founding “Nylon Designs” in Brooklyn, he went on to create the successful “Ticket Biscuit”, one of the worlds smartest and most user friendly ticketing program. Ticket biscuit continued to grow and expanded with the launching of […]

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038 – WHY A SOCIAL MEDIA STRATEGY IS CRUCIAL FOR YOUR BUSINESS – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

"Our mission is to make the world more open and connected. We do this by giving people the power to share whatever they want and be connected to whoever they want, no matter where they are." Mark Zuckerberg Consider these statistics: One billion people actively use Facebook every month 500,000 people use Twitter every month Google’s […]

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037 – DISRUPTING THE HR BOAT – WITH SUE-ELLEN WATTS

Sue Ellen Watts is the CEO and founder of wattsnext, a leading firm in human resources and consultation company in Australia. With 17 years’ experience across a range of industries and businesses, Sue Ellen is known as the disrupter of the HR industry. With clients in Australia, the UK and the United Sates, she has […]

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036 – RICHARD BRANSON’S TAKE ON WORK LIFE BALANCE – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

"Ridiculous yachts and private planes and big limousines won’t make people enjoy life more, and it sends out terrible messages to the people who work for them. It would be so much better if that money was spent in Africa – and it’s about getting a balance.” – Richard Branson Welcome to Golden nugget Friday on […]

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035 – RUFUS & COCO, AND WOOLWORTHS – WITH ANNEKE VAN DEN BROEK

In 2008 Anneke Ven Dan Broek began the extraordinary journey of founding the pet care brand, “Rufus & Coco”. The journey has since instilled her into the Australian Businesswoman Hall of fame and earnt her the award of Australia’s Fastest Growing Pet Brand. With her eyes set on growth and ambition, Rufus & Coco now […]

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034 – DIVERSIFICATION TO SURVIVE IN A DISRUPTIVE MARKET – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

Welcome to GNF Episode 34 but before I begin I wanted to quickly give a brief teaser for next week guest.   I had the pleasure of interviewing the CEO of Rufus & Coco Annke Van Den Broek who was recently inducted into the prestigious Australian Businesswomen hall of fame! Her Australian pet brand offers original, […]

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033 – THINK BIG YOUNG – WITH STEVE KEARLEY

Starting his entrepreneurial journey in 1985, Steve Kearley became an account executive for Bruce-Benson Insurance Brokers, which he eventually bought in1991. Kearley has completed the “Birthing of Giants” program at MIT Boston in 2004, which he also then became a facilitator for the renamed program. Winning Entrepreneur of the Year in 2012, this was not […]

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032 – OPPORTUNITIES, GROWTH AND OFFSHORING – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

Welcome to GNF Episode 32 but before I begin I wanted to give you a quick into of next weeks guest.  Steve Kearley who talks about the importance of thinking BIG Young. Kearley owns Benson Kealey insurance brokerage. With a mindset that looks after people and his employees, Kearley believes that business should always cater for […]

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031 – THE OFFSHORE EXPERT – WITH AIMEE ENGELMANN

  Aimee Engelmann has established herself in Australia, but has refused to restrict her business’ growth by expanding operations to the Philippines. She is the CEO and founder of Beepo, which had a biblical 3849% revenue increase within its first year. Aimee is the winner of the 2015 Young Entrepreneur's Trailblazer Award, and her many […]

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030 – HIRING CULTURALLY FIT – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

Welcome to GNF Episode 30 but before I begin I wanted to quickly give a brief teaser for next week guest.   I had the pleasure of interviewing Aimee Englemann from Beepo an offshoring company in the Philippians.  Once upon a time, offshoring was associated with large corporations moving departments overseas in a cost-saving measure, however today […]

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029 – NOISE AND NASA – WITH SCOTT MACDONALD

Scott Macdonald is the president of both Noise Solutions Inc., a world leader in innovative environmental and occupational noise and emission control, and BOSS Buildings & structure, a single source contracting solution for all of your structural needs. In 1997 Scott co-founded Noise Solutions, setting out to revolutionise the way that industrial noise analysis and […]

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028 –IMPORTANCE OF VISION BOARDS TO ACHIEVE YOUR GOALS – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

In today’s episode we will talk about the importance of focus and getting everyone moving towards the same vivid vision or painted picture. We will share Cameron Herold’s tips in creating great visions and examples of some really cool vivid visions to help you create one for your company. Creating a visual display of what […]

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027 – An Interview with Sue Hrib: This is How We Roll

As well as being part of the Global Entrepreneurs Organisation, Sue Hrib became the CEO and founder of Signum Group in 1994. Since then the company leads in the integration of Oracle applications, namely Oracle EAM. Her efforts have landed her in the Inc. 5000 Fastest Growing Companies in America three times since 2008. Over […]

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026 – 5 VITAL TIPS FOR START-UP ENTREPRENEURS – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode 26…. I’m very excited to share some news! We have hit 10,000 downloads! I would like to thank all our listeners. Thank you, Thank you, Thank you from to bottom of my heart!  I encourage you to please give us feedback.  What do you like, what topics would you […]

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025 – Innovating the Retail Market – with Shashi Behl

Since innovating retail concepts in Canada, Shashi Behl has revolutionised the retail industry. Focusing on niche markets, Behl’s Founded and recently sold ‘Twisted Goods’ - a retail company that sells original and unique homewares and jewellery. Since then, Behl has opened ‘Joy Drop’ another niche retail which deals exclusively in jewellery and accessories with the same unique […]

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024 – 6 STEPS IN TAKING YOUR BUSINESS GLOBAL – GOLDEN NUGGET FRIDAY WITH SHELLEY ROGERS

Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode where we will be talking about the opportunities, risks and steps involved in taking your business global. Lastly we will highlight a VERY successful private company here in Australia who expanded globally. Lorna Jane design and manufacture active wear and sportswear for women and in 2014 recorded $162.2 Million […]

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023 – Listen to Your Gut – with Justin Sires

After representing Australia in rowing, Justin Sires decided to integrate in passion for sport into the emerging of commuter accessibility. Founding “PFL Spaces”, a project designed to incorporate cyclists and walkers and jogger’s lifestyles into corporate buildings. The project has since expanded worldwide with the state-of-the-art facilities now in London and Portland, America to just […]

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022 – Don’t walk in my footsteps create your own – Golden Nugget Friday with Shelley Rogers

  Welcome to Golden nugget Friday episode where we will share the importance of following your instincts, importance of listening to your own voice based on Ted Talk and finally 3 steps to help YOU MAKE INTUITIVE DECISIONS. This episode was inspired by my last guest Jody Dharmawan. In case you missed Jody’s episode earlier […]

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021 – From $150 Million Debt Restructuring to Mastering Global Retail Distribution – with Jody Dharmawan

Former global leader of the Entrepreneurs Organisation, Jody Dharmawan was the President and Director of PT Winner Garment Manufacturing, in which he leads 1500 employees. He was also the director of the Lee-Cooper Indonesia Clothing Company which contained over one hundred outlets worldwide and manufactures over 500,000 jeans per year! Jody explains what it was […]

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