How to write a business plan

Business planning is essential for the success of any business. A business plan provides direction, keeps you on track and is usually a requirement when you seek finance. Read Why do I need a business plan to find out how writing a business plan can assist your business. Once you’ve read Before writing your plan and conducted research into the …

Steps for setting up your business

A lot of people think starting a business is hard. Too many would-be-entrepreneurs get stuck early in the process because they think only a certain type of person has what it takes to make it as a successful business owner. The reality is, most people have what it takes: a good idea, the right amount of capita and the creativity. …

Becoming an Owner Builder

Do you live in or intend to live in a home you wish to build, extend or renovate? Perhaps you would rather manage tradesman to undertake the work instead. Either way, becoming an Owner Builder is the answer. An Owner Builder is someone who takes responsibility for domestic building work carried out on their own land. The Owner Builder is …

Want to be registered as a Domestic Builder?

There are three Domestic Building classes in Victoria which you can apply to register: The skills, knowledge and experience that you will need to demonstrate to the Victorian Building Authority (VBA) if you are applying for registration is your experience in preparing, carrying out, managing and/or arranging domestic building work. So if you want to take the next step and …

Becoming a Barber – Top Reasons Why

The art of barbering has been revitalised in recent years, with the popularity of facial hair, clean haircuts and the increase of men taking more appreciation in their appearance. This rising popularity and revival in barbering means there are many more barber shops opening up around your local streets and shopping centres.  Employment for barbers has risen by 5.8% over the …

Essential Barbering Tips You Need To Know

There are many commandments for all barbers to live by there’s no need to worry – we have created a list of barbering tips for you. Read on to discover some of the invaluable tips that every professional barber should know: texturising, clipper over comb, scissor over comb and shaping up. Texturising layers is essential. Not only does it remove …

History in Shaving

Men have been fighting with the removal of unwanted hair, especially facial hair since the dawn of history and had to find resourceful ways to remove it – long before the luxury of shaving at your much loved barbershop was an option or Gillette shavers were in existence! Do you know that hairs grow between 125mm and 150mm per year …

80% of Top Business Leaders Meditate

80% of top business leaders meditate, at least according to entrepreneur and author Tim Ferriss who has interviewed over 200 world-class performers for his weekly podcast The Tim Ferriss Show. Ferriss said that the number one common thread these top performers had in comparison to most other people is that more than 80% of them were using some form of …

Athlete-Centred Coaching

An effective coach – an athlete-centred coach – provides an environment that ensures players grow continuously, with every training session and every match. In this article we will look at what an athlete-centred coaching approach is and how you can use it. We start this article with a discussion of the coaching styles that you can use and how they …