You're demotivating your employees. STOP NOW.

This article is authored by Jamie Costello, an inspiring freelance business/legal writer. Motivation in business can be a real problem. Lack of it can cause decreased productivity and morale which has a domino effect on the rest of the company. The issue is, leaders in business are asking ‘how do you motivate people?’ rather than … Continue reading You're demotivating your employees. STOP NOW.

Proactive approach to mental health challenging for small business

This article is orginally published by Inside Small Business. More than two-thirds (67 per cent) of small businesses have not discussed mental health days, according to fresh data from MYOB. The finding, from a survey conducted with 757 Australian small-business operators, is compounded by the fact that just half (52 per cent) of respondents said … Continue reading Proactive approach to mental health challenging for small business

Retire ‘retirement’: how brands misunderstand ageing

This article is authored by Rose Herceg and is originally published by Firstlinks. Australians over the age of 50 have the highest levels of wealth and disposable income of any age segment, they outspend millennials in entertainment, auto, health, travel and almost every other category, but are largely ignored by brands. The Secrets & Lies – … Continue reading Retire ‘retirement’: how brands misunderstand ageing

Elderly people and scams

If you look after an older person – whether it’s a friend or a family member – you’ll be aware that people with vulnerabilities can be targeted by scammers. Older people often fear being mugged, or burgled – but 90% of all crimes committed against the over 65s are fraud. 90% of all crimes committed against over 65s … Continue reading Elderly people and scams