Jobs For NSW Funding Roadmap

Jobs for NSW Funding Roadmap

Many thanks to Brendan for sending through this map of how all the state and…

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Impact Events For 2018

Impact events for 2018

This year I have a team preparing to run a series of eleven events under…

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A Practical Child Game To Inspire New Ways Of Learning

A practical child game to inspire new ways of learning

Believing that the politicians who set the agendas for schools know best, we leave education of our children to our schools. Is that wise?
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Nathan Was Overjoyed. No Need For Investment Now

Nathan was overjoyed. No need for investment now

Sir Richard Branson has selected Nathan Spataro’s SecureVote as a finalist for the Talent Unleashed Awards’ “One to Watch” category in Melbourne this year, where he’ll pitch his business to Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak. It nearly didn’t happen. I interviewed Spataro to discover why.
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I Inspired Amazing Progress For Yepsy – Now You Need To Help

I inspired amazing progress for Yepsy – now you need to help

It’s lunch time. Keep fit or eat? Petro Demertzi’s answer to this question resulted in the birth of Yepsy and he can now do both. Demertzi just sourced a manufacturing partner in China so how did he get here?
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Bridging The Gap Between Manager And Entrepreneur

Bridging the Gap between Manager and Entrepreneur

Two success facts, three key things to be wary of when making the jump and how to manage ideas. All this was covered by our panel in just 60 minutes at a recent breakfast meeting at the Institute of Managers and Leaders (formerly Australian Institute of Management).
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Presenting Your Financials

Presenting your financials

You know this is the last and most important slide. But do you need it? If not, why not? If yes, what and how do you present the information
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What’s The 2nd Most Important Slide In Your Pitch?

What’s the 2nd most important slide in your pitch?

According to DocSend’s research the 9th slide is the most important. Why? It is the slide that distinguishes you from someone with an idea and an expert who understands your customers’ needs. And that slide is…
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7 Possible Business Models – Which Are You Using?

7 Possible Business Models – which are you using?

How does your business model make money? Advertising, freemium and a brokerage fee? That’s three of seven models… do you look wise or confused?
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Should You Be On My Team?

Should you be on my team?

You can’t afford to get the second most important slide of a presentation wrong, so what are investors looking for? Why is this the second most important slide? How you know if you’ve told them what they want to hear?
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Slide 6: What Is In The Tin?

Slide 6: What is in the tin?

Now the audience knows your big vision, the problem space you are working in and the solution you propose it is time to get down to detail. Exactly what is the product or service you are going to sell to customers that will solve the problem?
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CSIRO Makes Impact? Really?

CSIRO makes Impact? Really?

Last month I announced that I had become a facilitator on CSIRO’s ON Prime program. So what’s the “CSIRO’s ON Prime" program?
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