Entrepreneurs starting a business later in life generally do it for one of two reasons: Either by choice, to pursue a passion that will sustain them into their “third age” or by being pushed into it by circumstances beyond their control such as redundancy, job loss, etc. Research conducted by Swinburne University of Technology and Queensland University of Technology … [Read more...] about Want to start your own business? Find out how to turn your passion into purpose
He's one of the most successful Australian businessmen under the age of 30 and Jack Delosa attributes that success to going against social norms. In 2015 we interviewed Jack about his book "Unprofessional" and in this post we'll revisit some of his best advice. The key to success is doing everything you shouldn't While his friends were saving up to invest in the property … [Read more...] about Investing in an idea… Jack’s best advice
I’m always inspired by people who come up with a great idea, believe in their abilities to do something about it, then have the courage to make it happen. What do they always say… “follow your dreams”. We can all sit back and paint a perfect picture of what our future looks like but it really comes back to what’s important to you and what you are most passionate about. Time … [Read more...] about Driven to succeed
For years, researchers have been trying to define the personality traits that make a successful entrepreneur. From all these studies, one important detail has emerged: there is no reliable link between specific personality traits and success in business. Business innovator, coach and Joy of Business facilitator, Maggie Schlarb believes these studies are missing the point … [Read more...] about Why Adventure is the Key to Successful Business
If we’re honest, most of us have aspects of our life we want to improve; personal and professional goals we want to achieve and potential we want to maximise to make the most of our time on this planet. Using a life coach for motivation, support, guidance and inspiration is becoming increasingly popular (and not just with celebrities and corporate executives!) While … [Read more...] about How a life coach can help you right now.