Boost your local economy

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Wayne Lowe is the Business Development Manager for Nambucca Shire Council which is located in the Mid North Coast of NSW. Join us from the comfort of your office on Wednesday 11 November (10am-11am) to learn how Wayne has created employment and business opportunities in an environment which has pockets of extreme disadvantage. From establishing manufacturing clusters to reinvigorating local …

5 steps to the personal development program for you

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In a world where we are being bombarded with suggestions that we need to change, grow, be better, feel more, connect, make more, do more, earn more, be more, breathe, eat better, drink less, exercise more, choose the right colours to wear, sit our furniture in the correct position, automate more and slow down to connect better – ARGH ! …

#12 Flying Pigs at Number 20

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#12 Flying Pigs at Number 20 Week 12 of posts to inspire leaders of change through the week. Copy the format, engage in the content, learn and grow. We are all on a journey, why not make it a conscious one.  Below:  Leadership, What Matters, Community, Work/Life balance and The Week Ahead.  But first… The Invitation, by Oriah Mountain Dreamer …

#10 Flying Pigs at Number 20

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Week 10 of posts to inspire leaders of change through the week. Copy the format, engage in the content, learn and grow.  We are all on a journey, why not make it a conscious one. Leadership Conversations:  You can now access the podcast with The Leadership Voice, Victoria Rose.  Check it out here Victoria Rose, The Leadership Voice defines leadership …

Leadership Conversations: Victoria Rose, The Leadership Voice

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[soundcloud url=”https://api.soundcloud.com/tracks/226337058″ params=”auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&visual=true” width=”100%” height=”450″ iframe=”true” /] Victoria Rose, The Leadership Voice defines leadership as “The process of influencing others in order to gain their willing consent in the ethical pursuit of a mission”. She believes leadership is about influencing others, and an effective leader will have integrity (which she says is her top value in leadership). Victoria has trained …

#9 Flying Pigs at Number 20

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Week 9 of posts to inspire you in your leadership journey and through the week.            Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, …

#8 Flying Pigs at Number 20

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Week 8 of posts to inspire you in your leadership journey and through the week.  ‘Hope’ is the thing with feathers— That perches in the soul— And sings the tune without the words— And never stops—at all— And sweetest—in the Gale—is heard— And sore must be the storm— That could abash the little Bird That kept so many warm— I’ve heard …

Engaging disengaged youth PART 3

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If you’ve been following our posts about disengaged youth, and the project I’m developing to create a swag of school based traineeships you might be asking yourself WHY I’m bothering in the first place? I am the owner of a growing business, I have three children and I’m a busy lady.  Why bother getting into the trenches to involve myself in …

Engaging disengaged youth PART 2

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A couple of weeks ago I wrote about being annoyed by the systems that ‘support’ youth who are disengaged. And I mentioned I was going to do something about it. So, here’s the update. What I mentioned that I was going to do is create an opportunity for young people in my locale in the multimedia industry.  It was going …