Entries by neville-website

Women having a go

“I think women who are willing to ‘have a go’ are much more widely accepted now than ever before. I think if the opportunities aren’t obvious, then women who wish to run their own business will find them or make them happen for themselves. ” Mimi MacPherson Australian environmentalist,entrepreneurand celebrity

What makes sense

“I’ve never really considered myself an entrepreneur to be honest. I’m just a guy that does things that make’s sense at the time.” Steve Baxter Highly-successful Australian tech entrepreneur, investor and mentor

What competitors?

“Competitors? What competitors? – If you focus on what your competition is doing, you lose focus on what you’re doing. The key for any business is to concentrate on it’s own customers and it’s own marketing. If you do what you do well, you’ll be okay.” Janine Allis Australia Founder of the high growth Boost […]

Well-seeded

“In our DNA, we’ve all get entrepreneurial seeds – but how well are we growing them?” Neville Christie Australian serial entrepreneur

Wealth of Nations

“It is intangible capital—the combination of human capital and social capital – that … constitute the largest share of wealth in virtually all countries and that is true on a worldwide basis across a range of high, middle, and low income countries.” World Bank Where is the Wealth of Nations?

Wanderlust

“We need to imbue them [Australian students] with wanderlust for a life of beating their own path and leading the world from our great nation.” Steve Baxter Australian tech entrepreneur, investor and entrepreneurial mentor

Vital spark

“Just as energy is the basis of life itself, and ideas the source of innovation, so is innovation the vital spark of all human change, improvement and progress.” Edward de Bono Lateral thinker who’s taught the world how to think