Is Fear Driving Your Business? - Darren Hill

When you’re on the pathway toward business success, challenging situations arise almost daily. You’re going to face fear, doubt and pressure that could be detrimental for your business. If things get tough, remind yourself never to give in to your negative thoughts. Don’t let challenges cause you to overlook opportunities and crush your momentum. In…

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Making Marketing Videos? Let's Get Inspired!

‘Standing on the shoulders of giants’ is an expression which means ‘learning from the best’. As a small business owner, it can be difficult to stay up to date with the latest trends, especially when it comes to marketing and video. So standing on those shoulders and checking out how industry leaders do things can…

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How Josh Martin’s Business Became #1 in Australia

“I would have no hesitation in recommending your firm to friends and family.” This is just one of close to 200 customer recommendations for Josh Martin’s Victoria-based business AGG Doors. Thanks to this glowing feedback and the others like it, AGG Doors is the most reviewed Australian company of its kind on Google Reviews (and…

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Self Care Isn't Selfish!

If there is one thing every entrepreneur needs, it is certainly resilience and capacity to learn, bounce back and try again. Earlier this year, we invited one of the founders of R U OK Day and psychological safety speaker Graeme Cowan to our Business Blueprint Conference to share the strategies on how to ensure you…

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If You Use Social Media, You’ll Love This Tool!

If you regularly use social media to reach your audience, one of the things you’ll notice is every platform has different image requirements. Whether that be Facebook, Instagram, LinkedIn, Pinterest or YouTube. And if you don’t crop your images in advance, they will crop them for you. That is why it’s best to optimise images…

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Are You Getting Paid?

Are you struggling to get your clients to pay you on time? Not getting paid on time may result in many good businesses going broke because they are unable to maintain their cash flow. If you want your clients to pay in a timely manner, you need to have the right processes in place to…

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Still Using Spreadsheets to Manage Your Content?

Part spreadsheet, part database, and entirely flexible, Airtable gives you the freedom to arrange your work just the way you like. In 2018, Business Insider described this tool as “the app that’s taking Silicon Valley by storm”. At Business Blueprint, we’ve been using Airtable to handle our magazine planning, social media posting and more! For…

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What's Your Sensitivity Quotient?

What are you doing to go above and beyond for your customers? Most people work on improving their intelligence and emotional quotients. But what are you doing to improve your sensitivity quotient as a business owner? Having a high sensitivity quotient means seeing things with your heart, adding value and taking actions that positively impact…

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