This article isn’t for my over 50 sisters with corner office and a company car. I am sure this advice could help them as well, but as I am currently a cubicle dweller who has never had a corner office or a company car, I am not familiar with their lives. This article is for my over 50 sisters who are fellow cubicle dwellers. There is nothing wrong with being content in a … [Read more...] about Five Things Business Women Over 50 Shouldn’t Do
If you are dreaming of starting a small business, there is no shortage of inspiring role models. Balance has featured many successful female entrepreneurs who have turned smart ideas and simple beginnings into thriving businesses. We’ve chosen five of our favourite Australian female entrepreneurs who have built their business empires through passion, persistence, courage and … [Read more...] about 5 of Australia’s top female entrepreneurs
In this Balance series, Deborah chats with creative entrepreneur and designer, Kate Sutton, founder of Uberkate personalised jewellery. Deb asks Kate about the period when she discovered the popularity of her jewellery designs meant demand was going to overtake production. At this point of deciding whether to create a full-time business from what started as a part-time … [Read more...] about Uberkate: Was there a mentor figure during your career change?
Deborah’s special guest interview is with the multi-talented Melissa Penfold - journalist, author, style expert and curator of one of Deb's favourite interior style blogs on melissapenfold.com Deb considers it one of the most inspiring interior style blogs she has ever come across. She calls Melissa’s book, the Little Black Book, her style bible. She asks Melissa, “Where … [Read more...] about Where did Melissa Penfold’s natural sense of style come from?