Inspired by a desire to take charge of her life and follow her passion, business owner Lisa Stephenson took a leap of faith and started her business Great Ocean Road Escapes, offering premium accommodation and holiday experiences to tourists visiting Victoria’s Apollo Bay. However, despite quitting her job with the specific intention of getting her…

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 A love of beer can lead to great things, just ask Beer Cartel owner Richard Kelsey! Richard’s first job out of uni was doing a market research project for a New Zealand craft brewery where he was paid in beer! His business partner Geoff Huens visited his family in Belgium and was inspired by…

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Many of our Business Blueprint members come to us after years in business, because even though they are successful, they know there is a better way to do things. Some members, however, join with little more than the conviction that they want to achieve a great deal in a short amount of time. This was…

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As well as working with startups and growing operations, I work with business owners who have been established for years, even decades. Often, these are family-owned organisations with grass-roots beginnings. They have been serving the same customers, providing the same products and making roughly the same income, year-in, year-out. Having a solid business is great.…

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