Business Chicks interviewed our Creative Director Melissa Marsden for their latest issue of LATTE on what it takes to make it in business, the ups and the downs. Not a Business Chicks member? [Well you should be!] But for now you can read the whole article here… LATTE_SPOTLIGHT MelissaMarsden
How often have you been somewhere and instantly felt good about being there? Somewhere you remember with a fondness that takes you back there?
Is there a particular coffee shop that you’re drawn too?
We’re spreading the love and the essentials this Christmas!
The amazing women behind Share the Dignity (a wonderful organisation who help homeless women and women in domestic violence shelters supplying them with sanitary items and female necessities) came up with the ‘It’s In the Bag’ campaign. Continue Reading ->
Get a Test Fit
Preparing test fits on your shortlisted tenancy options gives you a multitude of benefits before making a critical decision in your property acquisition process. It provides you with the opportunity to visualise how your requirements fit into each unique building footprint and to sanity check your requirements, before you sign that lease; do we really need 6 meeting rooms?
Over the last 6 months I have been working towards my goal of fundraising $10k for The Hunger Project as part of my pledge to participate in their Leadership Immersion Program run in partnership with Business Chicks. The best part is that I hit my target whilst attending the Business Chicks Movers & Breakers conference where I was lucky enough to hear Cathy Burke, past Australian CEO and now Global Partnerships Leader for The Hunger Project. Listening to Cathy speak on the 9 steps of Transformation gave me a small insight into what I was about to participate in and the empowerment that these 9 steps have given to so many women and communities to take action.
Entrepreneur of the Year 2016 FINALIST | Telstra Business Women’s Awards
Friday night was a celebration of Queensland’s leading Business Women, and I was incredibly honoured to be standing amongst them. I never believed that this was a possibility, and after hearing from the awards organisers that they had received a record number of applications for the Entrepreneur category, I was even more amazed that I had made it to the final 3 selected for Queensland. Continue Reading ->
Becoming a finalist in this years Telstra Business Women’s Awards in the Entrepreneur of the Year category I have to admit is a little surreal…. When asked by the judges during the shortlisting interview if I had always wanted to be an entrepreneur, I laughed and said I’d always wanted my own business… thinking to myself I can’t even spell entrepreneur! [thank god for spell check!]. Continue Reading ->
What do Barrack Obama, Charles Darwin & Warren Buffett have in common? They each are strong advocates of diversity of thinking to achieve the best outcome.
The notion that the best ideas are ones generated collectively as a team, was a hot topic at this year’s Worktech event in Sydney. Specifically, the discussions centred around how this way of thinking could be applied within the workplace to enhance a business’s operations, increase staff engagement and revolutionise the company’s culture and brand.
Our Chief Creative and Director, Melissa Marsden, recently presented for Depot X on the importance of design for the workplace. In this Vlog, Melissa explains how design can directly influence behaviours, create inclusive leadership and transform the physical environment into an important asset for your business.