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There is one constant about humanity that we often overlook. Each one of us, has the exact same amount of time each day. Time, arguably, is our most important resource in business and in life.   Last week I attended a Private Equity seminar. The opening address,...

Unless you have zero interest in finance or banking it would have been hard to avoid news on the findings of the Royal Commission. Despite the uproar it has created it was not a totally unexpected result. I don’t like to focus on negatives, dwell...

Well, the tree is up, the rum balls are made and dreams of a white Christmas are a far-fetched fantasy for those of us on the coast. 2019 is shaping up to be a great year and we’d like to take this opportunity to wish you...

Welcome to this fortnights reading and podcasting hot list! We hope you enjoy: This article on using your iPhone as a tool more so than an additional, rather demanding limb. This book that has all the unputdownability of a terrifying thriller. For reals, it's a page turner. Joe Rogan's fascinating interview...

  Well, the Christmas countdown is on and we are firing on all cylinders. Here's what we are reading and podcasting this week: This week we've loved this article on mini-habits to help you live your best life. This book that helps determine strategy and process. The MarketingProfs Podcast, it's...

As expected, my last blog entitled Accountants - the saving grace of the finance industry caused rather a small uproar. Of course that was the aim. I appreciated all the feedback both positive and not so positive. The emails, comments and conversations over the past weeks showed...

All about ethics. Finance is big business, and in Australia’s financial ecosystem one industry rules the roost…Accountants. In August 2018 The Governance Institute of Australia released its annual Ethics Index. There should be no surprises at who tops the list - Education (81), Health (70) & Charities/...