Power Stories: Valerie Khoo

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In this episode Valerie Khoo from the Australian Writer’s Centre talks about power stories, sharing tips on how you can create and share your stories to achieve greater business success.

Valerie Khoo

Valerie Khoo is founder and national director of the Australian Writers’ Centre, which is Australia’s leading centre for writing courses. Over 25,000 students have learnt at the centre and it has campuses in Sydney, Melbourne, Perth – as well as a huge online learning community enrolling from all over the world.
Valerie is also a journalist, small business commentator and author of  the best-selling book “Power Stories: The 8 Stories You MUST Tell to Build an Epic Business”. An avid podcaster, she co-hosts the popular podcasts “So you want to be a writer” and “So you want to be a photographer”.


Conversion Optimization: Hunter Boyle

Hunter Boyle Conversion Optimization

In this episode Hunter Boyle talks about conversion optimization, sharing insights into how to increase conversion rates in all aspects of your business to increase the profitability of your business.

Hunter Boyle

Hunter Boyle is an adventurer, business builder and international speaker. He’s been producing triple-digit gains since the dot-com days and led marketing and sales teams at AWeber, 1800 Hotels, MarketingExperiments and more. In 2015, he launched his new firm, Optimization Copilot, helping clients grow with content and conversion strategy, consulting and coaching. A leading authority on optimization, Hunter’s passion for training has fueled over 400 articles, webinars and workshops. Now he’s landed in Melbourne and is learning the joys of coffee and a whole new market.


Rapid Business Growth: Nathan Chan

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In this episode Nathan Chan talks about rapid business growth, sharing how he has managed to be so successful in his business, Foundr, even though he only launched it a couple of years ago. 

Nathan Chan

Nathan Chan is the Publisher and Editor of Foundr Magazine, a digital magazine for young entrepreneurs on the App Store and Google Play store. Nathan launched Foundr in March 2013 from his bedroom and in a short period of time Foundr has become a top 10 ranked ‘Business and Investing Magazine’ on the app store and Nathan was a finalist for Publisher of the Year for 2014 in the Digital Magazine awards. He has had the pleasure of interviewing some of the most accomplished entrepreneurs around the world including Sir Richard Branson, Arianna Huffington and many more, which we will no doubt talk about today.


Sponsorship, Ambassadors & Advertising: Nikki Parkinson

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In this episode Nikki Parkinson from Styling You shares tips on how to build and monetise your blog to build a thriving business using sponsorship, ambassadorship and advertising.

Nikki Parkinson

Nikki Parkinson is a former journalist-turned blogger and author. She blogs at the award-winning fashion, beauty and lifestyle blog, Styling You. Last year her first book, Unlock Your Style, was published by Hachette Australia. This year Styling You won the 2015 Queensland micro business Telstra Business Award. Styling You has a readership of more than 100,000 per month and attracts sponsorship from national brands such as Katies, Olay and Schwarzkopf. She loves helping women find greater confidence through their everyday style.


Podcast Creation Journey: Loren Bartley & Fiona Redding

Loren & Fiona - Podcast Creation Journey

In this episode Loren Bartley and Fiona Redding talk about the journey so far in creating #BusinessAddicts The Podcast.
We give you peak behind the curtain, keeping it real and letting you know how the journey has transpired so that you can learn from this and hopefully use it as inspiration to lift yourself out of your comfort zone, extend yourself and create something awesome for yourself, which is ultimately what we have done.