Communications Category

10 Slides for a Great Investment Pitch Deck

Monday Motivators | Infographics

Check out our infographic that outlines a basic structure for a short, 10 slide pitch deck to get your startup in front of investors!  

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Top 10 Social Media Platforms By Audience

Monday Motivators | Infographics

Social media remains one of the core platforms for small businesses to reach a mass audience at a relatively minimal cost. One of the keys to gaining traction is to choose the right mix of platforms to enage your specific target audience. It’s a handy starting point to know just how many people are using […]

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Top 3 Ways To Improve Your Communication

Top 3 Tips To Improve Your Communication | The Change Starter

Effective communication is probably the most important tool we have to succeed in life, yet especially in today’s digital world, we are often quite lazy about it. For improved communication that starts today, check out our 3 top tips to help you communicate more effectively.  1. Listen, Listen, Listen (no, really) The first, and most […]

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Is Your Body Trying To Tell You Something?

Monday Motivators | Infographics

Get to know what your body is telling you, and how it deals with stress – physically, behaviourally, emotionally, and mentally. The body is very good at communicating, especially when something is wrong. Stress can be debilitating, especially for business owners who need to stay fit and healthy to best serve their clients and maintain the […]

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Secrets of Success

Secrets of Success | Woman on Grass with Laptop

When it was discovered that people with an average IQ outperform those with the highest IQs 70% of the time; we were all a little taken aback. How could it be that the age-old acknowledgement that the ‘cleverer’ you are, the more successful you’ll become, could now not be the case? The coaching and personal development […]

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What’s Your Style?

Communication Styles | Building Rapport

Mastering the art of building rapport is a key tool for any business owner wanting to build, improve and maintain relationships with clients in the long-term. There are some basic ways to build rapport, the most useful of which is to take the time to identify and understand the client’s Communication Style. Their style will […]

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5 Reasons April The Giraffe Is The Best Thing On The Internet Right Now

April the Giraffe | YouTube Screenshot | Toys R Us

Take one heavily pregnant giraffe, mix with the intrigue of not knowing exactly when her calf will be born; set up a live feed to YouTube, throw in a couple of sponsors, some branded merchandise, and a set of emoji’s. Then sit back, relax, and watch, as the rest of the world drives mass awareness of […]

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10 Low Cost Marketing Ideas

Monday Motivators | Infographics

If you would like help with your marketing, why not get in touch for a complimentary, no obligation Brand Health Check, and find out how well your current marketing tactics are serving your business; with some recommendations on how to improve on your marketing for further growth?

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5 Tricks to Make Your Communication More Effective

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Trick #1 – Write Quickly, Edit Thoroughly I spend a lot longer editing communications than I do writing them in the first place. You’ll get your true inner thoughts down on paper much more easily and effectively if you just start writing. Forget the spelling errors, or grammatical disasters whilst you type or scribble. Just […]

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Why Strategy Is Not A Scary Word

strategy - fish swimming around in a bowl with a whiteboard showing their strategy is to swim around

We talk about ‘strategy’ all the time in business and in marketing. Brand strategy, growth strategy, product strategy, distribution strategy, pricing strategy, media strategy, creative strategy, sell strategy… the list goes on. It’s a much over-used word, which has led it to becoming somewhat misunderstood. Many people associate it with complexity and grandiose thinking, which […]

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Keep it Brief!

It’s hard to write a short piece of communication, such as an email, when you’ve got little time to be concise. Use this ‘BRIEF’ acronym to help you structure and think about your message.

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A 3-Part Framework for achieving New Financial Year Goals

With the tax return on its way out the door, the new fiscal is a great opportunity to re-group, re-think, and realign your new financial year goals. Here are some great tips on how to start the new financial year with the clarity with which you intend to continue! Why is this time of year […]

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5 Strategies For A Winning Presentation

For business leaders looking to up the presentation ante, here are 5 strategies for developing an engaging, convincing and ultimately winning presentation!

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