April 2011 | Small Fish Business Coaching

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I wonder if you can help us out……… We send our Fish Tales every week. Some of you read it and even respond. Others not. We’d like to make it more useful and interesting to you. What would you like to see from us? Please post comments below. Thoughts:...

Should you manage your staff?

I recently had a meeting with one of my clients- OfficePCs who provide awesome IT support of hardware and software to businesses within the ACT region. Some work was being completed on improving some structured processes around the people management in the business....

Get your business online

If your business doesn’t already have its own website – then you absolutely must read this. Google and MYOB have joined forces to create Getting Aussie Business Online with the mission to help Australian businesses to benefit from the opportunities of the Internet. As...

Happy Workers are Productive Workers

The notion that “happy workers are productive workers” seems obvious at first but was developed over 70 years ago in the 1930’s and 40s by researchers conducting the Hawthorne studies in Western Electrics. It was an interesting and revolutionary experiment at the time...

Why The Best Small Business Ideas Fail!

There are many statistics on the number of small businesses that never make it past the first year of trade. I have seen figures as high as 90% quoted! Why do some of the best business ideas fail miserably? I am sure some are just great idea’s that never quite...