Health and Well-Being

Noise pollution causes health problems

Reduce noise and improve health and well-being.

We all need to understand noise pollution better Wildlife faces far more issues than humans because of noise pollution since they are more dependent on sound. Animals develop a better sense of hearing than humans since their survival depends on it. You can experience the ill effects of noise in your home by watching how…

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Unemployment, communities biggest  issue

Make unemployment a number one project.

A starting point to address unemployment Caring and sharing with other businesses and non-profit organisations is always a good starting point in relieving unemployment. In any community, you will find many companies need perhaps a person for a few hours a week but, can’t afford to engage a full-time person. In other words, there are…

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Advisors enhance people's success journey

Stop struggling while others are succeeding.

Advisors come in all shapes and sizes Many owners and managers tend to manage by ‘gut’ feel, which can cause unnecessary problems, frustrations and stress. Statistics show that up to 80% of business failures could have been avoided if they had used advisors. Why would you be any different? Traditionally we looked to the accountants, solicitors…

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Men’s Shed practical startup approaches

A men'shed can be an important link to health professionals.

A Men’s Sheds in a ‘Double Garage’ is not sustainable Men’s sheds in ‘Double Garage’ type facilities are inappropriate and not sustainable. Be absolutely sure that the buildings you choose align with the activities the men want. You may not be able to start with a shed as big as this one, but size will be…

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Work-life balance success prerequisite

Don't let your work/life balance get out of wack.

Work-life balance could be something you need to fix Fix your work-life balance because it is an important key to management effectiveness. When your work life and personal life are out of balance, your stress level is likely to soar. You can use these practical management effectiveness attributes  to restore harmony.  There was a time when the…

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Small regional communities harbour many issues

Small regional communities need an entrepreneur.

Small regional communities have issues that need to be understood and acted upon Both SMEs and NFP require help and support, particularly in small regional communities. Even though few are willing to pay for it and some have no time or money to commit beyond their day-to-day operations. This leads to a situation where the…

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Hearing loss causes barriers to business

Protect your hearing loss at all times.

Hearing loss is a terrible thing to have happen to you because it is difficult to rectify if, in fact, it can be at all. Using hearing aids are great but like me, so many people would rather battle on without them, despite the frustration it can cause other people. Sometimes there are medical contraindications…

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Christmas message family, hope, prosperity

Christmas a time to think and reflect on who we are.

Christmas a time to reflect on who we are and what you do December and January used to be a slow, easy-going time in business. Except for some retailers, and suppliers who supply the Christmas holiday market and the many social services people. You were able to rest and recharge your batteries. However, you don’t need to be…

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Coping strategies can change lifestyles

Coping with your life can be improved.

As an entrepreneur I found it easy to move from one project or problem to another, but, when I had to manage the detail I always had difficulty coping.  There are many business people not coping with the fast paced changes involved with the modern business in a globalised world. This is leading to unnecessary…

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Challenges, stressors small business face

There will always be challenges to face.

Challenges and stressors always present a right and wrong way to address them There are right ways and wrong ways to approach your future challenges. Doing nothing is not an option as the struggles will continue. Starting and running a business is a big achievement. However, maintaining profitable growth and sustainability is the larger challenge. There are many…

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