173 – Is Your Firms Strategy Driving Sustainable Growth? – Identifying the business Strengths, Weaknesses and Trends (SWT for your business)

173 - Is Your Firms Strategy Driving Sustainable Growth? - Identifying the business Strengths, Weaknesses and Trends (SWT for your business) Welcome to our third episode on Strategy, if you are a new listener welcome to Inspiring Greatness where we interview amazing entrepreneurs or share business tips on how to help you grow your business […]

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172 – Is Your Firms Strategy Driving Sustainable Growth?

172 - Is Your Firms Strategy Driving Sustainable Growth? Welcome to part two on Strategy, if you are a new listener welcome to Inspiring Greatness where we interview amazing business owners or share business tips on how to help you grow your business and increase profits.  If you have not listened to last week’s episode […]

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171 – Is Your Firms Strategy Driving Sustainable Growth?

171 - Is Your Firms Strategy Driving Sustainable Growth? I was recently in Adelaide also known as the city of churches, delivering a full day workshop on strategy to a group of entrepreneurs.  I asked them to take a piece of paper write their business strategy in one sentence.  The kicker is they only had […]

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170 – Jane Curnow – Age is no barrier to your dreams!

170 – Jane Curnow - Age is no barrier to your dreams! Mindset & Lifestyle Coach, Fitness Model @ 52 years young, Author, Blogger. Jane suffered debilitating depression for 25 years including 2 attempts on her life, 3 hospitalizations, serious psychiatric drugs & in and out of therapy since the age of 16.  In her […]

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169 – From Nothing to Overflow with Jeff Hall

169 – From Nothing to Overflow with Jeff Hall Jeff Hall never had a choice but to become an entrepreneur.    At age 7 he sold candy because money meant escaping his life of poverty and neglect.    At age 13, he acquired a reputation as a computer nerd at school quite by accident and began working […]

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168 – Lessons learnt. Australia’s richest woman under 40

168 – Lessons learnt. Australia’s richest woman under 40 Last week we highlighted Sheryl Sandbergs top 10 rules for success, and provided information on two awesome programs for women looking to grow their business!  Business Chicks have created Elevate and Power Players to support you as you work directly with your peers on your business, […]

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167 – Top 10 Rules for success from Sheryl Sandberg

167 – Top 10 Rules for Success from Sheryl Sandberg Today we will focus on Sheryl Sandberg’s top 10 rules for you to be successful.  However, before we jump into those rules I wanted to quickly say two things.  Firstly, thank you for listening to this podcast!.  The first word that comes to me is […]

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153 – Inspiring story from Brian Acton – Whatsapp

153 Inspiring story from Brian Acton - Whatsapp Last week’s episode was about are we born with entrepreneurial genes or do we learn the traits? What’s the difference between Employees and entrepreneurs. Have you ever been rejected or fired from a job?  I was fired from my very 1st job cleaning a auto-body shop for […]

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152 – Are You Born With Entrepreneurial Genes or Are They Learned Traits?

152 – Are You Born With Entrepreneurial Genes or Are They Learned Traits? Are you born with entrepreneurial genes or are they learned traits?   In my opinion the word Entrepreneur is overused and used incorrectly!  The other morning, I was having coffee with a friend and at the table beside us was a guy on […]

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151 – Fight Mediocracy

151 – Fight Mediocracy   Last week we highlighted how to prioritized in order to achieve your someday goals and achieve extraordinary results by breaking down your priorities into Annual, Quarterly and the 13 week sprint.  I have had such a response from that episode for people asking if I could share more details.   I […]

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150 – Focus on Success not Busy

150 – Focus on Success not Busy Success is about doing the right things not about doing everything right. Today is about asking yourself the right question to get extraordinary results in your life. What if you just had to focus on one thing and everything would fall into place?  Think of a table of […]

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149 – How to Grow your Business using 10-point Checklist

149 - How to grow your business using 10-point Checklist Today we will cover insights into who was the richest man whom ever lived, how he got there and give you the checklist to grow and scale your business so it runs more smoothly. The richest man whom ever lived was John D. Rockefeller.  If he […]

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148 – $2500.00 Contest Winner is……

148 - $2500.00 Contest Winner is...... On last week’s episode we spoke about the importance of your customer and how you can build a great business that is grounded in customer loyalty by creating an intense focus on doing what’s right for your clients and for your people.  Today is a short episode announcing the […]

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147 – How to Thrive in a Customer Driven World

147 - How to Thrive in a Customer Driven World Last week we touched on how to ensure the strategic planning gets implemented and your company see results.      Today is about the importance of your customer and how you can build a great business that is grounded in customer loyalty by creating an intense […]

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146 – Get Results from Strategic Planning

146 - Get Results from Strategic Planning   Last week we touched on how why annual planning sessions are important what’s the purpose, and the components or structure of a successful business retreat.  This week we will focus on how to ensure the strategic planning gets implemented and your company see results.    If you are […]

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145 – How to plan your company annual strategy retreat

145 - How to plan your company annual strategy retreat Welcome to episode 145 Corporate Strategy planning Today is the part 4 and the final session on our series of Meeting Rhythms.  If you are listening to this podcast for the 1st time welcome.  You may find it helpful to go back to episode 142 […]

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144 – Great Companies Have Monthly Management Meetings

144 - Great Companies Have Monthly Management Meetings Happy Easter to all my friends listening to around the world. I hope everyone had the time to take a day or few off and enjoyed a chocolate Easter bunny or a few chocolate eggs. Well I'm back from a very exciting week of travel and training. […]

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143 – Great Companies Have Weekly Meetings

143 - Great Companies Have Weekly Meetings Greatness is not a function of circumstance,  Greatness, it turns out, is largely a matter of conscious choice and discipline” said Jim Collins  Collins and his team of researchers used strict benchmarks to identify a group of eleven elite companies that made the leap from good to great […]

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142 – Communication is Critical Start with a Morning Huddle

142 – Communication is Critical Start with a Morning Huddle Are you sick of walking out of an hour-long meeting thinking, “What was the point?”  Cameron Herold even wrote a book called “Meetings SUCK” I agree meeting do suck if they are not run properly, they have no agenda, they don’t start on time or finish […]

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141 – LIZ WISEMAN MULTIPLIERS MAKE EFFECTIVE LEADERS

141 - LIZ WISEMAN MULTIPLIERS MAKE EFFECTIVE LEADERS Ask yourself are YOU a good leader or do you tend to operate in Crisis Management.? What I mean by Crisis Management is when everyone in your organization is coming to you for information and you end up being the bottleneck that tells them what to do. Don't […]

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