How to meet VIP’s

I’ve recently become interested in working with government to have my message heard. I’ve found that there are lots of benefits to a partnership of this kind, such as connections to other people who can help you & journalists & PR to name a few. It’s not just politicians you may want to meet though,

The long road to recovery

    It has been a while since I posted – apologies to the wider AusMumpreneurs – I have many excuses that hinge around a busier than ever event season that started with Cairns Indigenous Art Fair, went straight to Cairns Festival, Cairns Amateurs and most recently, the 15 day Australian Men’s Masters Hockey Championships

One in Two SMEs Apply for Funding Without a Business Plan

More than half of Australia’s small and medium enterprises (SMEs) are applying for funding without a business plan and two thirds without a prepared cash flow forecast, according to new research. The State of SME Funding Report also reveals that SMEs believe funding will dramatically lift their business confidence with 45 per cent of business

Are you brave enough to go into the Shark Tank!

Would you go into the Shark Tank?? They’re now calling for a brand new batch of keen entrepreneurs looking for investors ‘I was really frightened of being torn apart by the sharks on national TV’ Newly based Newcastle mother and owner of SlingThings, Renee Foord, and her remarkable fabric, baby carriers featured in the

PR For Start-Ups

Tell us a bit about yourself and your business Handle Your Own PR ( was set up to help small businesses, many of whom have gorgeous products or clever and innovative business ideas, to get their own publicity. I have a ‘full service’ PR business where we have been working with small businesses and start

Press – AusMumpreneur Awards

  Congratulations on your nomination for the AusMumpreneur Awards!  We want you to make the most of this experience and all of the opportunities it can bring for your business. Gaining media attention for your business is one of the best ways you can promote your business to potential customers. In previous years many of

Make Me A Star – E-course

Make Me A Star Put a rocket up your PR Do you want to be on breakfast TV or in national magazines and newspapers like the 2014 AusMumpreneur of the Year Awards winners? If you’re not selling your story to the media, you can be sure your competition is. Next time you see a competitor’s