Posts By: Michael Fishpool

Cable & Cloud

How much time does poor quality broadband cost your business? In today’s day and age, it is unacceptable for your business to suffer due to a bad or slow Broadband connection. How Much Time Do Your Employees Waste at Work due to poor internet? Recent research undertaken worldwide with around 8,000 participants, show businesses lose an… Read more »


We’d love you to join us for the BNI FACE HEALTH AND LIFESTYLE Group Open Day with our Keynote Speaker, Dr Nicola Gates from Brain and Mind Psychology. Friday 9th October 7- 9.30am at the Shangri-La Hotel at 176 Cumberland St, The Rocks. Cost $50 which includes breakfast. [ buy ticket ] This is a… Read more »

Signature Cellars

7 Reasons Why you Should Cellar Wine Wine is a natural product and highly perishable too.  Exposure to light, vibrations, heat, fluctuations in humidity and temperature can spoil the wine. When you store wines appropriately, they will maintain their quality; what’s even more important is that as they mature, they will improve in flavor, aroma… Read more »

Dig the well before you’re thirsty – Preventative health care with traditional Chinese medicine

In ancient China, people would pay their doctors when they were healthy. They would visit once or twice a month, be prescribed various herbs or acupuncture, and be on their way. When they became sick they would stop paying their doctor and increase the frequency of visits. This is because the ancient Chinese understood the… Read more »

Promote your business with hampers and reap the rewards

How do you say “Thank You” to your clients, with style, taste and without being blazingly obvious about self-promotion. Hampers are an age-old solution, but one which has become a commodity of late, with cheap providers, and lacklustre outcomes…..Until NOW…. Hip Hampers – is all about putting “the HIP” back into Hampers.  Bespoke, Beautiful, Tasteful,… Read more »

FALL IN LOVE WITH BUSINESS NETWORKING ? I’ve fallen in love and I don’t know why. I’ve fallen in love with BNI. I knew from the start. It was plain to see. That BNI was right for me. Full of charming and witty and jolly souls. All in one room to reach the same mighty… Read more »

5 things you need to consider before developing Let’s assume that you are the owner of a property – it could be a simple as a stand alone shop or warehouse; a detached dwelling; a rural holding; or a more significant property that maybe could be developed for a significant new urban development. 1. Be… Read more »


Not because she was inspirational. Not because she taught me the value of artistic talent. Because she had a bad day. “Terrible effort Anthony. 2/10. Stick to maths.” These were the words written in red pen at the top of my disgracefully painted primary colours artwork. I remember the smell of freshly brewed stencil paper… Read more »

Why is it nearly impossible for Business Owners to get Finance?

All Businesses need Vehicles to operate and some need Plant and Equipment.  Yet the financing of these income-producing assets leaves many Business Owners frustrated and exhausted. Do you know how hard it is for Business Owners, and Self Employed contractors to get finance?  Sometimes it is the single most frustrating issue that Business Owners have… Read more »