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tax system explained in beer

Australian Tax System - explained in beer

Reading time: 2 - 4 minutes

This is a tongue in cheek, simplified explanation of our regressive tax system operating in an environment of increasing government handouts

Partnerships - they're like marriage

Partnerships - they're like marriage

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

Many times we have discussions with people about going into business with someone, or bringing someone into an existing business.

It got me thinking about how it is that people go about selecting their business partners.

Preparing a 3 way budget

Preparing A Three-Way - Budget that is

Reading time: 3 - 5 minutes

What can a business can do to make sure it is profitable and successful?...Without doubt, using an annual process called the Three Way Budget.

customer service is it a dying art?

Customer Service - A Dying Art

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

A couple of weeks ago I went to Queenstown in New Zealand for a week, mainly to celebrate my birthday somewhere different. And what a great place it is.  

Lots to do (bungy jumping was a must) and some of the most beautiful scenery.

Perspective

Perspective

Reading time: 2 - 3 minutes

I watched an inspiring movie last night. "Soul Surfer" is the story of Bethany Hamilton, a girl living in Hawaii, who surfs every day and is an aspiring professional surfer. 

At age 13 Bethany looses her left arm in a shark attack.

Passing it on

Passing it on

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

My Brother Shane just wrote a blog on the spirituality of surfing. It is definitely worth a read...

and here's why...

Don't sprint through life

Don't Sprint Through Life

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

People who know me know I enjoy my running.  Long distance running at that.  10km runs are like a casual stroll, and half marathons are when it starts to get serious.  

City 2 Surf is a nice 14km hit out.  And I've just started my program to tackle Canberra Marathon (again) in early April 2012.

Failure - the secret to success

Failure - The secret to success

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

I recently read someone talking about failure being the secret to success. This interested me and as I thought about it more I was both challenged and encouraged.

Only by trial and error do we push the boundaries and achieve great things in life, and therefore become successful people.

Technology friend or foe?

Is Technology Your Friend or Foe?

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

Technology, whether you like it or not, infiltrates and impacts every aspect of our lives.

Smartphones allow us to have the world at our fingertips and to be accessible wherever we are, even at the most inappropriate and inconvenient times.  But that doesn't make it a bad thing?

Include some generosity

Budgeting?? Include Some Generosity

Reading time: 1 - 2 minutes

I don' think Im the only one who as a kid thought it would be great to earn a million dollars a year, to be a millionaire, and dreamed of what Id do with it.

Looking back now though the problem was that every dream was self-centered and me focused.  Cars, big boys toys, house, holidays and the like.  I never really gave any thought to what impact I could have on the lives of others.

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