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On Saturday, cafes, bars, and restaurants will be allowed to host up to 10 people at a time in their establishment in QLD (20 in outback regions). As a patron, consider the following: ☕ The hospitality industry has taken a flogging. Resist the temptation to take up a seat if you are ordering something that

By |2020-05-14T08:50:13+10:00May 14th, 2020|Money, People|0 Comments

COVID-19: The FAQs That No One is Asking But Everyone Wants to Know

Q: Was COVID-19 caused by vegan cyclists? A: No. Whilst vegan cyclists may irritate us in other ways, COVID-19 is not their fault. Q: I have seen footage of people stock-piling groceries and other random essentials. Is this something I should do? A: Yes, but only if you are a massive tool. Otherwise, no, continue to grocery

By |2020-07-10T10:15:40+10:00March 17th, 2020|People|0 Comments

Valentine’s Day: The Cheat Guide

Valentine's Day is not far away and regardless of if you are shacked up or not, Valentine’s Day is a bit of stinker. If you (ladies) don’t get showered with nice flowers and weird underpants, or (gents) don't get experimental sexy time, it’s a letdown. If you do, you are probably on the end of

By |2020-02-04T10:18:30+10:00February 4th, 2020|Money, People|0 Comments

How Much Should I Spend on Marketing? Easy. 5%.

But before you sign the cheque… Company owners can do some groundwork to help determine an accurate marketing spend for their cause. Most marketing horror stories start with a company being uncertain of their own plans and then offering a marketing agency a blank canvas to pitch. There are three key questions to consider

By |2020-01-22T10:31:02+10:00November 7th, 2019|Money, People|0 Comments

Simple Marketing Budget Spreadsheet

Need a marketing budget template or spreadsheet? Use ours. We have trawled countless sites and utilities that provide marketing budget templates and samples, but couldn't find one that quite got the job done. The following spreadsheet template covers most marketing expenses plus ones that you may not have considered, and can be modified and

By |2020-07-07T09:37:35+10:00July 11th, 2019|Money, Resources, Time|0 Comments

When The Robots Come

If you are looking to experience the most gloriously satisfying robot regime before it officially takes over, commit your morning for an excursion to your nearest McDonald's restaurant and take a good hard look at the environment beyond the burgers, shakes and eleven-thousand varieties of frozen Fanta™. One morning having woken at 3am with night terrors,

By |2020-03-27T06:59:21+10:00May 8th, 2019|Money, People, Time|0 Comments

Settle Down, The Small Business Failure Rate is Not what you Think

We were working on an article explaining how fear is commonly used in marketing messages (for example, did you know that your family will be crippled with debt and ongoing liabilities (yes, even the cute babies) when you die unless you sign up to some random insurance policy today…) and came across the troubling statistics

By |2020-01-22T10:31:03+10:00January 10th, 2019|Money, People|0 Comments

Seriously, we need to have this conversation.

Despite the fact that no one has ever seen Santa, we just assume he’s a dude. This is sexist and creates gender stereotypes, and will upset Twitter.He is an advocate for poor health. Most households leave out cookies or cake. By the time he services all of QLD and moves on to NSW, his calorie

By |2020-01-22T10:31:03+10:00December 23rd, 2018|People|0 Comments

Take the suck out of choosing a CRM

Ask 10 people about their CRM experience and nine will roll their eyes. The tenth won’t know what a CRM is. CRM’s can make business management and processes significantly easier, but only if we understand what we are signing up for in the first place, and setting our expectations from the onset. Nailing the implementation

By |2020-07-14T10:47:03+10:00December 16th, 2018|Money, Resources, Time|0 Comments