Robyn Holt commenced her career in finance but went on to work in the media and fashion industries in Australia and internationally. She’s been CEO for some of the world’s most recognised brands including Conde Nast both in Australia and Russia where she launched new magazine titles like Architectural Digest, GQ and Glamour magazine and as CEO Yves Saint Lauren for more than … [Read more...] about Robyn Holt, how taking risks has helped last the distance in business.
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You might be familiar with her face thanks to the show Shark Tank on Network Ten. Naomi Simson is a highly successful entrepreneur. She inspires men and women across the country to follow their dreams when it comes to starting a business. In 2001 Naomi Simson invested $25,000 to begin an online experience gift company called RedBalloon which she ran out of her house. Today … [Read more...] about Naomi Simson, Red Balloon founder, living what she loves and how you can do it too.
This week on Balance we’re talking about career reinvention and taking risks to achieve your business dreams. We would like to share with you this interview by Deborah Hutton with the amazing Emma Isaacs from 2013. Especially because it is still one of our favourite interviews. You will know Emma as the Founder and Global CEO of Business Chicks. She is one of the most … [Read more...] about The early days, having it all and entrepreneurial advice – reflecting on Emma Isaacs’ Business Chicks journey
Australian businesses will be treated to some international standard training in August with the rock stars of the USA digital marketing scene in town for an exclusive 2-day conference. Digital marketing is fast becoming an essential part of any business operation, with the majority of consumers now validating and searching for goods and services online. However, in this … [Read more...] about Facebook fiascos and learning to navigate the changing face of business advertising
The other day I intentionally spat coffee at my computer and broke my keyboard. Why? I had just finished reading about Mark Zuckerberg's big Facebook changes, mobilization, chatbots and a bunch of other articles about new marketing trends for 2018. Honestly, if I wasn't drinking coffee I would have been spitting chips! Just when we thought we knew what we were doing with … [Read more...] about Is Facebook and online marketing trends killing your business mojo? How to fix it…