Andrew Laurie


Why all entrepreneurs should have a growth mindset

It is essential that business owners can learn and develop over time. If a business owner’s goal is to achieve more than they have...

How business owners can gain the required confidence to start their own business

Successful businesses rely on competent and confident owners, but building the confidence to start a business is a complex process. It consists of both...

The tell-tale signs of a successful business owner

Being a strong business owner and leading your business to success is perhaps the most important goal for business owners. To achieve this, business...

Going from $50m to $2b in 20 months; Andrew Laurie, CEO, reflects on how he did it

Generating growth is often considered the highest priority for a business. Sustaining strong levels of growth requires robust planning coupled with extremely strong internal...

How to take a year off without damaging your business

The holy grail for many business owners is to get to a point where they don’t have to work in their business, giving them...

Building a life: how to step back from daily operations and make family and life a priority

Many people start a business with the aim of spending more time with family or more time on hobbies or self-development, only to find...

Falling off a cliff: how to go from trainee to CEO by setting and achieving goals  

In 2001 I was in the best shape of my life, regularly skiing, climbing, and running. Then, the day before my 29th birthday, I...

How to choose the right person to run your business

Business owners that are looking to take a step back from their business need to find the right person to run it, which can...

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4 key takeaways from the Royal Commission into Aged Care and what they mean to providers

The government has earmarked a sum of $452 million to transform the aged care sector and improve conditions. But businesses in the sector still don't know what to make of the announcement...

Dogecoin takes tumble following Elon Musk Crypto comments on ‘Saturday Night Live’, but it’s still going to the moon

“So, it’s a hustle?” asked SNL cast member and comedian Michael Che. “Yeah,” Musk laughed. “It’s a hustle.”

Budget 2021: Federal Government’s childcare reform a ‘targeted’ & ‘proportional’ investment, but for whom?

The Australian government has announced major changes to its childcare subsidy ahead of the May 11 federal budget, but who will benefit from them?

New mental health resources provide support to business owners

In 2020, nearly one in three Australian SME owners were diagnosed with anxiety, depression, stress or related mental health issues. Two new programs have been launched to support their emotional wellbeing.

Budget 2021 to finally boost Australia’s video games industry

Part of the Federal Government’s 2021 Budget will be heading to Australia’s games sector, enabling developers to better compete on the world stage in an industry poised to be valued at over $250 billion by the year 2023.

Government must invest in trade, workforce development and climate adaptation: National Farmers Federation

The NFF has made the case for investment in trade development, climate adaptation and the expansion of agriculture’s workforce ahead of the 2021 Federal Budget.

New insolvency laws: 4 actions small business directors must take

There are four key actions that small business owners should take immediately, to ensure they are well positioned once they, or their suppliers, come off JobKeeper this month.