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Social Enterprise Networks – the absolute need to establish connection!

(Re)Purpose – Digital Storytellers Wednesday 16th March 2022 Mickey Yeung, Co-creator at Digital Storytellers, Story Weaver at Enterprising Stories, Volunteer for the Alliance of Social Enterprise Networks of Australia, Impact Storyteller facilitated this event, unfortunately, I had to leave after an hour and most of that was social interaction between five or six of us…

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Bullying can be fixed – if you want it!

Read this article on our colourthinking web –  https://web.archive.org/web/20180315035542/http://www.colourthinkingbusinessleadershipcoachingtrainingrecruitment.com.au/bullying-testimonial/ and think about your situation? It is possible to change your circumstances and so, if those around you are telling you can’t, then you need to find belief by talking to someone who knows you can make any situation much better! The answers are rarely with…

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Cheap paint, cheap sentences, poor outcome! Time to change?

Cheap paint! This is an analogy of life’s outcomes. Cheap paint doesn’t cover as well, isn’t as easy to apply and needs refurbishment sooner. Better paint covers fast and last longer. This is about your personal brand – cheap paint or cheap comment’s, cheap put-downs, cheap sentences and words, negativity will bring outcomes accordingly. If…

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Peter Howard suicide

Note to LinkedIn members of Orora, employer of Peter Howard, recent suicide victim and other readers! Reading the Sunday Mail today (19.12.21) page 6 & 7, I am anxious at comments re Peter (Adelaide suicide) attributed to Orora “we don’t tolerate any form of unsafe work practices ….. we adhere to a code of conduct…

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Who is the most Powerful of them all? Dumb headline, but read on….

I didn’t like the ‘power’ analogy (nothing to do with footy), clearly they are talking about influence that is ‘buyable’ – that is, it doesn’t take ‘Command & Control’ behaviour but more about influencing behaviour, to achieve team work and satisfactory outcomes, even when out-voting; it is also taking into account the depth of your influence!…

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Even global organisations get it wrong – very wrong!

KPMG – just not getting on top of managing people!   KPMG says in its literature – “Financial statement audits and other assurance services play a critical role in creating and maintaining investor confidence and unlocking valuable insights into your business. We believe independent auditors perform the valuable role of being a trusted intermediary between…

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Forming a Relationship – Connecting – Networking – Your ‘Brand’

Recently I was part of a Zoom with Torrens University on the subject of ‘‘Essential Communication Skills for Leaders’ – and ‘Communications when Networking. Organiser – Larissa De Lopez Leadership and Networking use many of the same tools and it is all about connecting. It is not about ‘owning the floor’ through forceful participation, or…

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Commercial ‘street smarts’ – commercial thinking

Contracts and stuff – emotional decisions! Getting advice from ‘professionals’?! I made a stupid emotional decision some 20 years ago that cost me(and my family) the house, financial base, in fact everything except that family and some great friends. AND I was to all intensive purposes ‘street smart’. I will write a book on that…

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