Let’s Speak French

After being asked many times to teach people how to speak her native language, Lise (Lees) created ‘Let’s Speak French’. It is a Brisbane, Australian based language school with digital capacity to teach online. Originally from Montreal, Canada, (The French part of Montreal, Quebec province of Canada.), Lise now calls Brisbane, Australia her home.   What began as a love of sharing her passion for the language in local cafe settings has now turned into a business venture. We had a […]

Evernote: A more powerful way to simplify your digital organisation

From a podcast by Keith Keller and Tracey Gayner: Managing your information (Evernote) You have a great idea that you need to write down or maybe it’s a phone number or an address – where do you store it?  Where can you just offload everything out of your brain and store it all in a place safe? The answer is Evernote – from that great idea, to a phone number and even that novel that you’ve been meaning to write. […]

11 Steps to take a Goal from Idea to Results

11 Steps to take a Goal from Idea to Results by Ute Lambrecht Throughout my career, managing multi-million dollar projects and teams distributed over multiple cities and even continents, I have never used the phrase ‘taking massive action’. Somehow this phrase has infiltrated the entrepreneurial world as the way to get things done. … and yes, if you don’t have a strategy, then ‘powering through’ becomes your only option!   What does it look like when you take a goal […]

The Ergonomics Guy Spotlight: Gymba Footrest

The Ergonomics Guy Spotlight: Gymba Footrest This is an active footrest allowing you to keep active while standing. Hi, I am Steve Meagher PT, CEAS I am a Physical therapist and founder of Site Solutions Inc. My mission is to take the mystery out of ergonomics and help you maximize employee productivity and safety. Get started now by watching the video to learn more about what I do and how I can help you or your organization. http://theergonomicsguyblog.com/ https://www.facebook.com/theergonomicsguy/

How to stop your iPad screen from moving around

Picture this – you are watching your Netflix and you reach over for your drink and tilt the device… it then recognises that you’ve moved and tries it’s best to help (infuriate) you by adjusting from an upright view to a side view. Then as you right yourself again it rotates and by the time you’ve noticed you’re furiously trying to adjust the display turning it too quickly from one view to the other. How do you get it just […]

Giving you assurance and safety – iKON Tracker

Have you ever rushed out of your house without your phone? Have you ever panicked after finding out it isn’t where it usually is? The iKON tracker is a Low Bluetooth enabled device, with up to 70m (230ft) range of connectivity. The user receives a notification in the case that their iKON Tracking device separates from the iKON Tracker App.  Simply attach the iKON tracking device to the item you want to keep track of and link to your android […]

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