Tip 2 Motivation Lisa Martin

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Internet and Businesses Online, Self Improvement, Communications
I interviewed Lisa Martin a cloud-based business who has a physical presence in three locations and 12 staff around New Zealand. Lisa has been involved with role out of cloud-based accounting software in the US UK Europe and Australia. Self-actualization is important to try and achieve. In the hierarchy of needs it is as follows: These are basic human needs as "the full realization of one's potential", and of one's 'true self. We can help with business planning that you can motivate yourself with: We are ...
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Tips for Time Management from people in the know- Tip 3

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Communications
I am continuing to be share with you from the Tips on Time Management series from people who have experience working from home.  Tip 3: TIME MANAGEMENT "My time management tip is to collaborate with another ‘work from home’ person. Email each other on Monday with the tasks to complete for the week. Meet up for coffee or chat on the phone or email each other at the end of the week to help each other stay on track.  Accountability can be the nudge to ...
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Tips For Capturing Attention with Video Tip1 Yvon Le Gall Video Journalist

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Communications
Yvon’s top tip for success in digital marketing is to keep your video’s short. I caught up with Yvon at the Wild Foods Festival in Hokitika. Yvon is currently Air Tahiti Nui’s Ambassador and is filming in New Zealand for in-flight videos. He understands that in our instant world that there is a contradiction with people spending more and more online but only gaining their attention for a short time. Keep the video short if you want to gain people's attention! Yvon is ...
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Tip 1 on Motivation Jen and Jim The Rock 93 FM Radio Presenters and Journalists

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Self Improvement, Communications, Home and Family
Jen Bainbridge’s top tip is to live your dream to motivate yourself each morning! While Jim Crawthorn motivation is to make people laugh!   I caught up with Jen and Jim at the Wildfoods Festival in Hokitika. Jen as a mother is motivated by living the dream and getting up each morning to be able to have her family around and still have a dream job for a nationwide radio show! Being a woman is about being everything you want to be and ...
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Tips for Time Management Kanwaljit Bakshi Member Of Parliament- Tip 3

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Communications, Home and Family
Kanwaljit Bakshi MP Tips on having a home office is that you can’t beat the convenience of working from home near family.   I caught up with Kanwaljit at the Wild Foods Festival in Hokitika.   You cannot beat the convenience of working near your family. Kanwaljit has worked form home when he came to New Zealand from Delhi with his wife in 2001. He noted that the small business sector has many businesses working from home and this is a growing trend given ...
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Tips for Time Management from people in the know- Tip 2

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Communications
I am continuing to be share with you from the Tips on Time Management series from people who have experience working from home. TIP 2: TIME MANAGEMENT "Make sure you maximise on the benefits of working from home by scheduling in some of these little gems into your daily time frame:- 30 min exercise (e.g. walk the dog or do some in house yoga )- read one chapter of your current fave book from the comfort of your armchair- 10 min sun ...
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Tips for Time Management from people in the know- Tip 1

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Self Improvement, Communications
In this series I am going to be sharing Tips on Time Management by asking peope in the know about work from home. TIP 1: TIME MANAGEMENT "Before you start each day, write down a list of what you want to achieve that day; review how well you did at the end of each day. When you have mastered this, use your Friday afternoon to review your week and plan for next week bringing forward any undone ‘to do’s’ – however make sure your ...
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The Art of NETWORKING

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Relationships, Self Improvement, Communications
You may have been to networking events and come away feeling like it was a complete waste of time. I suspect that is because you haven’t mastered some key elements or understandings about what you needed to do during these events. You may even have given the wrong impression without even knowing it. Here are some tips for your next networking event: Understand that you don’t go to networking events to be SOLD to. So, neither do others. You are there to ...
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3 reasons to go mobile with your Time Management

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Computers and Technology, Home Based Business, Communications
I always have my phone these days and I bet you do too. I use it for everything. Capturing photos, as a watch, staying in touch with friends, searching for place to go and products to buy. It makes perfect sense to have my diary on there. The paper diary on my desk is bulky, and it won’t be where I need it when I have to get out of the house in a hurry during an emergency. In fact, I ...
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The Next 18 Months Artificial Intelligence Growth

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Communications
I was at a conference for MYOB yesterday the compare have this to say: You may have heard of Watson. Watson is an IBM owned computer. It is tasked with research and based on that research coming up with possible actions. An application recently used was a doctor wanted to examine the symptoms of a patient, but had 700000 relevant research papers to examine. Normal using current methods this may have taken 7 months. Watson achieved it in 2 hours. From tesla cars learning ...
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Don’t Lay Concrete On Your Business

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Communications
Gus Balbontin I filmed Gus Balbontin at an MYOB incite event at Christchurch New Zealand on the 21st Feb 2017. He worked for Lonely Planet guide during the 90’s and he spoke of his experience and the lessons learned.   The key messages that came are: 1.       Don’t get so focussed on your business that you lose sight of the customer needs 2.       Fixing your own problems may not work, find out the customer’s problems fix them instead 3.       Stop making excuses that it is someone else’s ...
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Change Your Mindset

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Home Based Business, Communications
When it boils down to it personalities that you believe in and pitching products is a successful combination. Given two identical products being pitched to you, and one of the sellers beams positive and the other indifference, which person would you buy the product from. The one with the positive attitude and the belief in their product wins! You can do this too, and I don’t want to hear that you can’t, this is indicative of self-defeating negative self-talk! A positive ...
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Change of Mindset Changes the Attitude

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Home Based Business, Communications
Nurturing a positive atmosphere opens doors to new possibilities! Changing your daily habits to match those of successful people can change your outlook! Successful people have a method of daily operation that nurtures positive results! Sure habit takes hard work to change but the effort can make positive results. Every day take the time out to learn your craft, network with others, develop your mindset and communicate with customers. I blog, tape videos, communicate with clients, coach, mentor and provide peer ...
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5 tips for setting up your home office- 3 minute read

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Self Improvement, Home and Family
Working from home offers many advantages - from the flexibility of setting your own schedule to saving time and fuel money by virtually eliminating your daily commute. However, being successful in a home office requires creating an office space that promotes efficiency in a non-traditional work environment. Consider the following tips to help define a professional working space for your new business at home. 1.   Consider using a standing desk for better health If you find you don’t sit well then consider standing ...
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Beware of Ponzi and Pyramid Schemes

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Home Based Business, Communications
PONZI A Ponzi is a fraudulent investment the operator, an individual or organization, pays returns to its investors from new capital paid to the operators by new investors, rather than from profit earned through legitimate sources. Operators of Ponzi schemes usually entice new investors by offering higher returns than other investments, in the form of short-term returns that are either abnormally high or unusually consistent. Ponzi schemes occasionally begin as legitimate businesses, until the business fails to achieve the returns expected. The business becomes ...
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Have you got what it takes?

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Home Based Business, Communications
So you want to start a business. You’ve got a fantastic idea and you’re ready to dump the day job. That’s great and inspiring! I suggest that you start planning! At some point, you will need to get past the idea and put it down on paper your idea! You need to start asking questions and get real answers! A bit of planning at the onset can reduce the heartbreak later on! You would imagine that setting up a home business that sells your ...
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How I Complete Blogs

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Home Based Business, Communications
When I do a blog I am mindful of: 1.       My target market 2.       Whether the content is interesting 3.       To spur a call to action   Our business recently won a blogging competition and I decided to do a blog on how to do a blog! The blog which I built was on servant leadership!   The reason why I use the platform of digital bloggers is; 1.       The ease of use 2.       The common values I have with the community 3.       The collective power of blogging as a community ...
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You Want To Self-Actualize?

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Communications
In previous blogs, we have covered vision, mission, goals and milestones. Personal goal setting is fundamental to this process. It is the reason why you are doing what you do!   So why not incorporate your personal goals into your plans! Wouldn’t it be fantastic if your passion for your personal goals was a motivator for your business! The charisma would be infectious! The joy that you would bring to your marketing campaigns would brighten your client’s day! The approach to mentors, teachers, collaborative partners, ...
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WEB 2.0 is Here..... Glazing Over?

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Business, Home Based Business, Communications
Web 2.0 is when you start using your internet presence to engage sell and support your customers. It is here right now and you need to take advantage of it! A recent survey by MYOB held the over half small businesses surveyed stated that a website and social media presence was essential for interaction with customers and having a professional image! “It’s quite a milestone for New Zealand to have half of all business now with an online presence. It shows local business ...
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The Price Point Dilemma

by Anywhere Business Network Limited Andrew Elphick and Kerri Bainbridge Home Based Business, Internet and Businesses Online, Communications
You have a business with a product or service and have ideas for brand…. What price to the client are you going to sell it at?   Your brand can be affected by the sale price of your product: Price it too cheaply and the product/brand may be perceived as cheap in quality. Price it too high and the brand may be perceived as a luxury. When this is combined with margin the price point difference can make you money or make you broke! Strategies must be put ...
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