Getting stellar bargains on quality good is sometimes about timing. Buying winter gear in the peak of summer and vice versa… these are the tricks of a thrifty homemaker. Seasonality is a bargain hunter’s best friend. You can buy great quality Christmas hampers in Australia this time of year at an absolute steal. Continue reading
I have a couple of retail stores across the Gold Coast. We do pretty good business most of the time and we’ve been able to grow really steadily over the last five years. I don’t like to borrow money when I can avoid it but as we don’t own the properties, I don’t have so many tangible business assets to borrow against. Continue reading
There are so many delicious types of coffee and beans that come from countries in every part of the world and one of my absolute favourites is Kenyan coffee from Ciscos. Continue reading
Cad drawing is pretty much the industry standard for draftsman. It’s amazing how many guys we come across that aren’t quite up to scratch and do flounder when it comes to complicated jobs. These days we almost always go external for cad drawing when we have a really big job.
Skinny leg Jeans are a staple in my wardrobe, my safety net when I have no idea what to wear, and I always go to Nobody Denim for the perfect fit and a range of styles. Continue reading
We have used Guardian Network for home care solutions as my father in law became less mobile and agile, however we had yet to deal with a real health scare on either side of the family and recently found ourselves bringing my father in law home from the hospital. Continue reading
All the research we’ve done in our own marketing has shown that adwords is pretty much were it’s at. It comes down to a lot of factors that include the industry you’re in and the amount of time you’ve been around. Organic SEO is somewhat limited by factors like longevity that are difficult to supplement artificially. Sponsored links also hold a commanding place at the very top of the page with Google and it is much easier to analyse and quantify the results of your expenditure.
For years I’ve just had my car service Melbourne done at the same place. The staff have always been friendly enough but I guess the big thing is they call and remind me every 6 months to come in and get it done. It’s been so many years in auto pilot that I never really thought about doing it any other way until I was chatting with some girlfriends the other day.
I attend a lot of conferences as a presenter, mostly for the travel industry so it is fair to say they can really be anywhere and often in really beautiful places. I was just this weekend at a Lancemore property in Werribee, which you would never hear me call the most exotic place in the world. Continue reading
I have just been watching my daughters wedding videos for the last few days. There are a few hours of footage there that’s been cut down from an affair that went for over two days. I can watch it over and over it’s just so beautiful. It really manages to tell the story not just of the day but of the couple behind it. They are both such lovely special people and that really shines through. Continue reading