business relationships

Signarama Bendigo Talking Profit and Loss

I’m in an impressive, neat and modern print and design studio, housing million-dollar printing machines in Bendigo. Peter Reading is the managing director of the Bendigo Signarama franchise. Discovering we are both green tea lovers and both grew up on dairy farms, our conversation shifted quickly away from a formal [...]

Creativity is Unbound Enthusiasm

"The business of living is good business". Today I am at one of my favorite Bendigo cafes, Cafe El Beso, with a local woman who I greatly admire, for her career and also her vision. Rosemary Sorensen is the Director of the Bendigo Writers Festival. I asked Rosemary the question; [...]

Creativity is Networks

I love the words together "Bendigo Creative Business Network." Jenna Little is the heart & soul behind my home town Creative Business Network and also the Jlee’ brand. Jenna works full time, and in "after-hours" runs her amazing small business screen printing.  She is also a local leader supporting other [...]


"You would think running a creative agency, that creativity is the core. Creativity is pointless without motivation to do something about it." Brent Nolan is the Director of Blunt Agency. Blunt Agency is a multifaceted brand, design and creative agency.  Blunt aims to strategically position their client's brands to break [...]

Pop Up Local on Social Media

My long time friend Kristy Kum Too has crafted up an extraordinary business HABITUE design. She handcrafts crochet rugs and baskets. As well as beautiful custom playing blocks, however she is not one to leave the crowd behind – she has brought them with her through the power of collaboration [...]

Intergral Communication

"Art is the medium for a culture's expression and identity; it has the power to mold people's world view and perspective". These are the words of Bella Gaia founder and producer, Kenji Williams. In an interview Williams goes onto explain. "...I think that art for art's sake is less interesting; [...]

Finding Inner Story with Carl Jung

Do you remember little moments of joy from reading and learning? I am using these moments to craft a talk I am presenting with the CreateAbility Network Trees, Webs and Hives project. I am speaking on Communicating and Connecting - a web of knowledge on Thursday the 16th at 5.30pm [...]

Make a Change

Karen Corr, the director of Make A Change Australia describes working with Create Business as adding value. As a small business with big impact and geographical reach she is crafting a team of people around her to compliment her skills. Enabling her to work on her business, rather than in [...]

Be Authentic Online

Grow your business with relationships. The team at Pump House Design and Building Works get it - Their brief to Create Business is "Set up our web site, social media & processes so we can be authentic online." Pump House are experts in delivering fantastic, real service to their clients [...]