Judy Sahay

Thought Leaders & Game Changers

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The 3 skills every business owner should have

To run a successful business, there are a lot of important contributing factors. You need a clever idea, a good business model, strategy, and an understanding of the way the business world works. But even if you have these basics down, there are skills that you might be lacking, and it might be impacting your company. As a business owner, it’s important to learn and be able to apply these

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Australia’s New PM Malcolm Turnbull a Friend of Business

5 Prime Ministers in 5 Years Australia has its fifth Prime Minister in just 5 years following the sudden but not entirely unexpected elevation of Malcolm Turnbull into the nation’s top job on Monday evening, following a Liberal partyroom leadership spill. The member for Wentworth in Sydney’s salubrious eastern suburbs and former Minister for Communications hails from the “Small l” Liberal wing of his party and replaces former Prime Minister

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Getting your business to go viral: from felines to frozen water

Rising from relative obscurity in the Western world in 2012, it seems that Psy can’t stay out of the headlines now, with his involvement in a minor car crash almost immediately trending on Facebook newsfeeds across the world. Thankfully, no one was injured in the incident that involved his Rolls Royce bumping into a bus but it didn’t take long for the incident to make headlines across social media. But

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Staring out on social media: the do’s and don’ts for small businesses.

When it all boils down, there are two types of industries: those that have been reshaped by digital technology, and those that will soon follow. In our world’s current business climate, the turn to the digital world is unavoidable. Businesses are now being run entirely online, and as we’ve seen with the recent announcements about the ABC Shop closures, physical retail is rapidly being replaced by an online presence. But,

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2025: What the business world will look like in 10 years time

Anyone engaged with business on any level can see how the world is already changing. Just a few years ago, the idea of transactions being made on iPads and tablets seemed impossible, but as technology has changed, the business world has adapted to keep up. Now, with consumer intelligence and awareness at an all time high and technology continuing its rapid developments, businesses need to start preparing for what their

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The right team for startup success.

If you have a new idea for a startup, it’s likely you’ll want to get started on your new venture right away, but rushing into it could do your idea more harm than good in the long run. One of the most important aspects of a startup is the people you start with, and deciding who to work with in the beginning can really make or break your fledgling business.

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Change is coming and it’s pushing young Australians out of the workforce. Learn how to prepare yourself for the digital revolution.

We all know that technology is advancing at a rapid rate, but is it actually outrunning us? The Foundation for Young Australians has recently released a report to say that our country’s youth may suffer from the hasty progression of technological advancement, with the majority of jobs people are studying for likely to be filled by robots rather than humans. The statistics found should be enough to alarm most young

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Step back to leap forward. 5 ways to deal with stress when running a small business.

No one wants to go grey early, but if you have an entrepreneurial spirit and are in the throes of developing a new business, it’s likely your stress levels have increased. It’s entirely understandable, as starting a business can rank up there with moving house and divorce as some of the most stressful experiences we can undertake in our lives. But there are ways you can combat the stress, take

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Getting ready to say goodbye: the top signs that your business might be dying.

Admitting that it is time to let go is never easy, but if you are talking about saying goodbye to your dying business, it’s likely you have a lot of time and money invested, so your farewells might be even harder. If you think your business might be set for demise, it is important to take notice early, so you can either try and reverse the damage or prepare to

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Social Media Blunders: How Reckless Social Can Lose You More Than Money

No matter how big or small your brand is, presence on social media is hugely important in this day and age. People rely on social media to keep up with their favourite companies, check for sales, and get a good look at the places they’re shopping, so maintaining your presence online can be crucial to your brand’s success. But alongside the new digital side of business are the subsequent dangers,

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