Coaching

The problem with rudeness at work

James Adonis Mr and Mrs Rude exist not just in children’s books but in workplaces too, causing consternation wherever they go.

Planning

How to write an effective business plan

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Christopher Niesche The research and analysis involved in writing a business plan can be more important than the document itself.

Do the most charming entrepreneurs win?

Richard Branson.

Tony Featherstone Apparently more US chief executives are hiring charisma coaches to make them compelling, charming and attractive. Good luck with that.

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Leaving an audience bored speechless

Meeting.

James Adonis Business speeches don't need to be boring - but how do you become a better presenter?

Culture shock: working on foreign shores

It can be difficult for overseas workers to adapt to Australian work culture.

James Adonis Australia is attracting a record number of overseas workers. But how well are they fitting in?

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Reinvent yourself after redundancy

Kylie Nash.

Valerie Khoo For many people, redundancy is not a cause for despair but a catalyst for reinvention.

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SMEs risk being left behind

Dollar signs and stick figures.

Julianne Dowling A newly-released survey says that while small business is driving recovery and growth in South East Asia, Australia will be left behind.