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How to make your meetings NOT Suck... Tips from Steve Jobs

Julie Faddoul - Friday, May 03, 2013

If you’re like me, then chances are you hate crappy meetings. In a world where businesses are having meetings about meetings, it’s little wonder that companies are losing the engagement they once enjoyed from their team.  Read more

5 Lessons in Business from Kung Fu Panda

Julie Faddoul - Wednesday, February 20, 2013

It’s no secret that I’m a bit of a movie buff and I often gain inspiration from the silver screen. I love the movie Kung Fu Panda. The panda, whose name is Po, was chosen by a wise old turtle, Ooguay, as the dragon warrior to defeat the enemy.  Read more

Empower Rangers… The New Business Superhero!

Julie Faddoul - Thursday, September 20, 2012

When I was 19 I was given my first role as a manager, I was full of doubt, inexperienced and an extremely nervous leader (and I use the word leader loosely, I was more like an extremely eager and passion filled fool).  Read more

5 Reasons Top Performers Leave Your Growing Business (Really)

Julie Faddoul - Friday, July 20, 2012

You finally kick off your small business and you’re feeling on top of the world, you employ a key employee, and they’re amazing! The business begins to grow and soon enough, you employ another key employee, and guess what? They’re amazing too!!  Read more