The voice of Kalamina Gorge

It is 4:49 am on Saturday, June 29th, 2019. I know this because I set my alarm for weird times, and usually way before I need to get up. I should be relaxed, I have slept well, and like usual, things are pretty much organised. The house is very still and my two housemates are sleeping deeply—like most sensible people…

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Aligning Life

Everything is exactly where it’s meant to be. The past cannot be changed and the future will unfold as the most extraordinary experience of your life. Something incredible is happening and that we are all a part of it.

Generating cash

At some point during a company’s growth there may be an opportunity to improve its position and/or valuation with a cash injection.  Examples of this could be: Selling more products or services Developing new products or services to sell Changing company ownership structure All or some of the above There are three main ways to generate cash. Profit Debt Investment…

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Selling and negotiating

When somebody tells me they are starting a business, I have a bunch of reactions at the same time. It’s usually a mixture of excitement and concern.  I love the enthusiasm people have when they are beginning a business adventure.  I get a little anxious knowing some of the challenges they will face and that their base probability of success is…

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Confessions of a blogger

When I first started this blog I built the WordPress site myself and I was very enthusiastic about it. I really love to write but I guess I write like somebody who doesn’t work full time as a musician but likes to play an instrument.  It’s a hobby and not my day job. I get to write a lot of business plans,…

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Training to be a tourist and producing a blog

I’ve always loved the idea of working on what I want and exercising the way I want at the same time. So a few weeks ago I started testing out the idea of going for a walk and creating content for my blog on my iPhone using Voice Record Pro.  I wanted to produce more results without doing more work.…

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Web Money from the 90’s

  Around this time of year, in Feb 2000, I was doing my best to sell the idea of on-line advertising to anyone who would listen to me. We were a month into our successful IPO, we had a top 50 Australian website, number 1 in its category, and cashed up bunch of nerds who thought we knew what was…

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AirBnB + Sydney

Post number 4, I flew into Sydney from Melbourne yesterday for a couple of days.  As I finish this post, I am in a little coffee shop in Sydney, dressed casually in a pair of shorts and a shirt, sipping coffee and enjoying every moment of this morning. Last night, I caught up with a fellow entrepreneur and business owner…

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The most important vehicle of all

Post number three.  Today I engaged my new travel agent to help me create my world trip.  we will do it on Tripit, which should let me share my itinerary with whomever I want. I have also planned a fitness regime for the next 4 weeks to ensure I am in good shape for my trip.  For endurance and for selfies…

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Facebook

  One of the great things about blogging is choosing what to write and when to publish. I am currently writing a lot of stuff on a bunch of things.  I am writing at all different times and inspired by various subjects.  Wordpress allows me to save posts as drafts and publish or polish whenever I want.  Very cool. For my second…

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