What’s the story behind your product?

Whats the story behind your product?
Customers love being told the power stories behind the products you sell and you might be surprised just how powerful an effect it can have on your sales.

My life in a minute: Mid-week indulgence and how I got my book deal

Life in a Minute 14 Sept 2012 FEATURE
My life in a minute: How I got my book deal, ate lunch and shopped at the one place, and joined the apostrophe police again ... and found myself in The Mosman Daily! All in one wonderful week.

Grey hair and grey matter: good for business

Enterpise Matured aged workers FEATURE
Meet the 30 year old who has built a business on the premise that life doesn't end at 45.

How to host a corporate lunch

How to host a corporate lunch FEATURE
Corporate lunches are a great way to connect people but there are some golden rules to keep in mind when hosting one.

Booked for Lunch: Join me on this webinar about “storytelling for entrepreneurs”

BOOKED for Lunch Oct 25 2012 FEATURE
Please join me at the Australian Businesswomen's Network webinar "BOOKED for Lunch: Power Stories" on October 25 where I'll be talking about the importance of making storytelling an integral part of your business strategy.

Announcing my new book: “Power Stories: The 8 Stories You MUST Tell to Build an Epic Business”

Power Stories-feature
I'm excited to announce that my new book, "Power Stories: The 8 Stories You MUST Tell to Build an Epic Business", is out soon. I really hope you enjoying reading it.

City slickers build a country empire

City slickers build a country empire
One enterprising couple has proven that you can leave the big city and still build a business empire.

3 business books that changed my life: Rebekah Campbell, founder and CEO at Posse.com

Rebekah Campbell 3 Business Books FEATURE
As part of the continuing series, "3 Business Books That Changed My Life", I asked Rebekah Campbell, founder of posse.com, for the three business books that have really made a difference to her entrepreneurial journey.

Don’t say the wrong thing

NETT 4 Sept 2012 FEATURE
Life is full of examples of people confusing the correct word to use with a totally wrong one simply because they sound alike. So here's your guide to six pairings that cannot substitute for each other, no matter what your ears may think.

My life in a minute: Bloggers, startups, and strange looking canapés, 31 August 2012

Life in a minute 31 August 2012
I am down south for a while and catching up on all sorts of events and meetings and seeing a host of wonderful people ... with a quick trip back to Sydney into the bargain! As usual, it's a busy Life in a Minute.

True believer puts money where his mouth is

Enterprise 30 Aug FEATURE
Meet the savvy app entrepreneur whose bright idea may just revolutionise our leisure time.

See you in Melbourne! I’m speaking at the Women as Entrepreneurs event

Women as Entrepreneurs event FEATURE
I'm speaking at the Women as Entrepreneurs event in Melbourne on 4 September. Looking forward to seeing you there.

A newbie’s guide to start-ups

A newbie's guide to start-ups FEATURE
Want to improve your start-up's chances of success? Riley Batchelor suggests educating yourself on this growing field of business from the word go.

Sydney Business Month event: “The Storytelling Secrets of Highly Profitable Businesses”

Sydney Business Month event FEATURE
I look forward to seeing you at the Sydney Business Month workshop on 20 September where I will be speaking on the "Storytelling Secrets of Highly Profitable Businesses".

How to write a powerful case study

How to write a powerful case study FEATURE
Want to convince a customer that your company has what they need? An inspiring well-constructed case study could be just the thing to bring them over the line.

My life in a minute: 17 August 2012

My life in a minute 17 Aug 2012 FEATURE
So many wonderful things to see and do - articles by Sydney Writers' Centre alumni, feline delights of Unbaby.me, being moved by Eden Riley's posts, the trailer for "Les Miserables" the movie, and a recruitment video by PwC Singapore ...

Bargain recruits at your service

Finding offshore workers FEATURE
It's a global marketplace now and Virtual Coworker is helping Australian small businesses make the most of it.

Interview with Emma Isaacs, CEO Business Chicks

Emma Isaacs FEATURE
While I was at the recent Dell Women’s Entrepreneur Network Event (DWEN) in India, I took time out to talk to the lovely Emma Isaacs, CEO of Business Chicks, about the importance of networking.

50 Shades of Startup – a newbie founder’s guide to domination

50 Shades of Startup FEATURE
It's like nothing you've ever experienced before. Your heart is pounding and you wonder if the rush will ever stop ... You're launching a startup. Get ready for the most exhilarating ride of your life.

Cabernet, high stress and a winning formula

Cabernet high stress and a winning formula FEATURE
What's the secret to launching a successful start-up business? Persistence and the willingness to change your strategy as needed.