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Stories to help business owners like you grow your brand and business.

Why You Are a Leader

Why You Are a Leader

Embrace the fact that you are a leader. I believe that everyone is a leader, each leading in their own unique way. Don’t be shy about it, or discount your potential as a leader. Being a leader is not necessarily tied to being a boss or sitting on a board or acting in...

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Asana: Using Systems to Stay Organised and On Track

Asana: Using Systems to Stay Organised and On Track

Despite appearances, we at CreativeIQ don’t just roll out of bed looking this awesome and collected. Well, we are naturally pretty organised people, but we also use a lot of systems and processes to give us structure and keep us on-track with projects. One of our...

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Five Reasons to Use a Professional Copywriter

Five Reasons to Use a Professional Copywriter

When you think of the type of businesses that use a professional copywriter, perhaps you envisage that only large, flashy corporates with zillion-dollar marketing budgets would hire an expert to help them find the right words to attract clients and sell to them....

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What is Copywriting? (And What is Content Writing?)

What is Copywriting? (And What is Content Writing?)

You know when you have one of those funny conversations where you suddenly realise you've been talking to someone about something completely different to what they think you're talking about? Well, that happened to me the other day when I was chatting with a guy who...

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Make Plastic Free Your Habit

Make Plastic Free Your Habit

It's everyone's problem Any business worth its salt these days realises sustainability just makes sense. The CSIRO has estimated by 2050 there will be more plastic than fish in our oceans. It's already in our food chain. The National Coastal Debris survey estimates...

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What is a media release? And why would I write one?

What is a media release? And why would I write one?

What is a media release? Just what is a media release? Great question. You probably already have at least a vague idea, but in the context of a business or non-profit, a media release is a public relations tool, used to inform the news media of newsworthy developments...

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What Events Can Do for Your Business

What Events Can Do for Your Business

Whether you do business fully online or have a shopfront you shouldn’t underestimate what events can do for your business. Meeting customers face-to-face, building relationships and increasing your profile are well known benefits. But there’s also a flipside....

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Networking for Small Business

Networking for Small Business

If you're in business, you probably know that relationships make a big difference to your success. But how can you maximise your business networks to deliver results for your business? Whether it's a local Chamber of Commerce, a networking group, your local community...

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