Inspiration

  • 2017: To plan or not to plan?

    2017: To plan or not to plan?

    Planning… is it really worth it? I know some people may scoff and gasp at that sentence — myself included. But let me present my case. Every day we work hard to achieve goals with the idea that accomplishment...

  • Including philanthropy in your plan

    Including philanthropy in your plan

    As you’re probably aware, when you donate to registered charitable organisation, your gifts are a tax deductible donation that can boost your tax refund or reduce the amount of tax you pay… completely aside from the feel good factor...

  • Celebrity real estate moguls

    Celebrity real estate moguls

    In the world of real estate, it’s surprising how many celebrities get involved. It may seem strange that someone who makes their money acting, singing, or just being famous would bother developing real estate businesses. They already have their...

  • 5 things we can learn from UK’s It Girl Zoe Sugg

    5 things we can learn from UK’s It Girl Zoe Sugg

    Zoe Sugg is one of the world’s biggest YouTube stars who has found success through creating an online community. Her YouTube channel, Zoella, has more than 11 million subscribers, and has gained more than 800 million viewers since she...

  • inner-warrior

    5 lessons to tap your inner warrior

    It’s been more than 20 years since I first started renovating for a profession. Since then, I’ve renovated more than 60 properties between my personal projects, and time-pressured TV renovations for Network TEN’s The Living Room and my show...

  • How to become a money factory

    How to become a money factory

    If you are anything like me you may have found your purpose by accident. I always knew I wanted to earn my own independent income, especially for my retirement, but never imagined it would be by investing in small...

  • How you get the ‘Bounce Back’

    How you get the ‘bounce back’

    As we go through life’s challenges we learn more about ourselves. However,the greatest lessons are learned when our resilience comes into play. This is what I like to call the bounce back. Each day the world punishes us for...

  • 6 things I learned from pole dancing

    6 things I learned from pole dancing

    I opened my first professional pole dance studio, the Pole Dance Academy, in 2009 with my sister Maddie and we now have three studios. Prior to opening the studios, I was a corporate lawyer in a top tier law...

  • investment-portfolio

    3 tips to get started in investing

    It seems that everyone has an investment portfolio these days, whether it be property or shares, and they’re all getting rich.  Things might look like that from the outside, but the reality is very different. Prior to the GFC...