Richard Branson’s Top 10 Tips for A Successful Business

Richard Branson

Sir Richard Branson is arguably one of the most successful businessmen in the world. Branson’s net worth is 5.6 billion US dollars. Not bad for a kid with dyslexia who dropped out of school at 16 to start a magazine. One of his teachers famously said he’d either end up in prison or change the world and become a multi-millionaire. …

How to Create a Winning Team Like Sir Richard Branson

create a winning team like Sir Richard Branson

Of course, you’ve heard of him. Sir Richard Branson has built a hugely successful range of businesses under the Virgin banner. There’s Virgin Atlantic, Virgin Mobile, Virgin Megastores … the list is virtually endless. Forbes listed Branson’s estimated net worth at over $5 billion in January 2016. And he’s built Virgin into a worldwide success by focusing on one thing: …

The Secret to Running a Successful Business

leadership

What’s the secret? The secret to running a successful business that is. Rather than having that successful business run you. Because some people seem to thrive on the success of their businesses. But others seem weighed down by the responsibilities and demands that come with business success. At dental school, we learn how to be a great dentist, but we …

Recruitment Hacks: A Cheat Sheet for Hiring Stellar Staff

hiring stellar staff

How do you go about hiring stellar staff? Your team are critical to your business. Yet it can be hard to hire the right people into the right roles. Great staff are worth their weight in gold. They can smooth over problems before they arise, provide you with a sounding board for new ideas, and catapult your business into the stratosphere. But …

How to Create a Collaborative Team that Provides The Support You Need

create a collaborative team

There’s too many of us. Dentists that is. There are too many dentists in Australia to run a successful business, given the patient to dentist ratio. So you need to be smart to be successful. Because there are a lot of good dentists out there. Caring, capable and qualified dentists, just like you. But are they clever? I mean clever in …

The Secret To Creating A Team You Can’t Live Without

create an amazing team

Imagine this. You discuss a problem issue with one of your team members, and they offer solutions. You’re drowning in work and one of your team notice. And they offer to help. You ask a team member if they can do something for you, and they’ve already taken care of it. That’s the sort of team you want, right? The …

How To Get Rid Of Cancellations Once and For All

get rid of cancellations

Frustrating aren’t they? Patient cancellations, I mean. You have a full day booked, but then out of the blue people cancel. Or worse. They fail to turn up for appointments. So your full day becomes full of holes. And if you’re not careful, you’ll never see those patients again. That’s right, they might disappear forever. So how can you stop …

How To Do Less But Still Get More Done (Delegation Made Easy)

delegation made easy

How many hours do you need in a day? You know there are only 24, and that sleep and rest are important. But your every-increasing workload doesn’t seem to comprehend that. You could easily work all 24 hours of every day, and still have things on your ‘to do’ list. It’s frustrating and overwhelming. There’s so much you want to …

What Mission Impossible Can Teach Us About Staff Training

staff training

Go on, admit it. You’ve had staff perform poorly in the past. And you know that part of their poor performance is due to lack of training. It’s OK. We’ve all done it. We’ve all experienced the guilt that comes from knowing that we’re at least a little to blame for a staff member underperforming. The trick is to learn …