Ahh the boring sh!t in business .. you know the sh!t I’m talking about! Profit margins, cash flow, forecasting, strategy .. oh my! Eyes rolling? Then you’ve come to the right place! I have developed a platform here to break the stigma attached with the boring components of business. It’s here to provide education, fun, provoke discussion and challenge the notion that our numbers may actually not be as boring as they seem. Don’t believe me? Have a listen! A x
SERIES 2, EPISODE 4: Sarah King - Husk Beauty Bar / Mali Skincare
Sarah King, the owner of two amazing beauty business brands here in Australia, Husk Beauty Bar, your go-to beauty bar in Diamond Creek Victoria catering to all beauty needs and as one half of the duo that is behind the Australian skincare brand Mali Skincare. Sarah has stopped by to have a chat about her businesses and her journey to uncovering best practice using her financial information.
SERIES 2, EPISODE 3: Tips for surviving and thriving during a crisis
With the challenges we have faced as business owners, the emphasis now is on surviving the crisis we currently face and will be facing for some time to come. So how do we do that? In this episode, I explore options and tips to not only surviving this crisis, but thriving in it also. From forecasting strategies, to redefining success, understanding critical numbers of your business and more. So stay a while ... there may just be something for you here.
SERIES 2, EPISODE 2 : Tegan Charles - Relax and unwind massage
In this episode I’m excited to introduce you to the lovely Tegan Charles from Relax and Unwind massage therapy. From massage, to facials, detox foot spas, tanning, waxing and some amazing products to compliment her long list of beauty services. Tegan stopped by to chat about the decision she made to up skill in the financial area of her business to transform her service offerings and improve her margins.
SERIES 2, EPISODE 1 : Why cashflow forecasting is still relevant when there is no cash
In this episode I explore the notion that cashflow forecasting is still quite relevant, perhaps even more so, even when cash inflows seem scarce. As business owners, the pandemic has impacted sales and businesses in so many ways, and therefore subsequently cash coming into our business. But cashflow isn't just about organic cash movements in, it's about ALL cash movements. And when obligations and expenses still exist, so too must the management of them. Enter, cashflow forecasting!
EPISODE 13 : Happy New Financial Year ... You Ready?
Happy New Financial Year ... In this last episode of the series, I examine how a new year brings new opportunities, and talk about how to hit the ground running and hit those new year goals. You ready?
EPISODE 12 : Simone Summers from Grace Cosmetics
Do MLM structures deserve the bad wrap they continue to get? On this episode, I had a chance to sit down with the lovely Simone Summers. Simone is a brand ambassador for Grace Cosmetics, an iconic Australian owned skincare direct sales brand, which has been around for over 30 years. Simone and I chat about what it's like working for an MLM structured business and discuss at length the notion that MLM businesses are a business structure that is challenging and hard work like any other business structure, despite some overzealous reps making big promises of easy money.