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Signs & Synchronicity

By JellyJo | September 27, 2015

On Friday I had Leesa from Nurture Nutrition & Wellness​ come to my place for a consultation for my two kids. My daughter has Eczema and my son needs some immune boosting and some sort of calming effect through diet would be an added bonus. Leesa is wonderful with kids and a wealth of knowledge,…

What ‘Networking’ means to me

By JellyJo | May 29, 2015

I’ve previously written about the word ‘Networking’ and the negative thoughts associated with it, and how even I find it a little scary to walk into a room full of people I don’t know. So I thought I’d share my thoughts on what Networking means to me and how we do ‘Networking’ quite differently at…

Customer Service

By JellyJo | April 27, 2015

Customer SERVICE has many definitions, but essentially it means to SERVE your CUSTOMER. It does not mean the customer is always right. It does mean it’s your role to help them find a solution to their problem. No matter what your business is, customer service is part of your job description. We know we can’t help every…

What’s your USP? (it’s OK if you don’t know yet)

By JellyJo | April 7, 2015

But please don’t avoid the question….. I can tell you that some of my most powerful learning experiences I’ve had have come from people asking me questions about myself or my business. Often, especially in the early days I’ve been unable to come up with an answer that I’m satisfied with, which has left me…

Tech Talk – Apps, software & websites for business

By JellyJo | November 25, 2014

It’s never been easier to use technical tools to enhance your business image, processes and communication. This list contains useful information for creating your own images, video clips, newsletters, bookkeeping, file sharing and much more. It’s by no means conclusive, there are many more options in every category but this gives you a good place…

You’re never truly solo

By JellyJo | November 25, 2014

If you’re a small business owner it’s likely you operate on your own or with a business partner who’s a friend or family member. Being solo has many perks – you don’t have to answer to anyone, you work the hours that suit you, you have the flexibility and freedom to take your business in…

Do you want a Coach or Mentor

By JellyJo | November 25, 2014

We get some really great, thought provoking questions in our Bloom Networking Members Facebook group and always high quality answers to help us move forward in our businesses. I wrote a lengthy response to the question below and felt I could keep going, so Hey Presto here’s a blog about it!! “When picking a business…

We could all do with more of this

By JellyJo | November 25, 2014

It’s 3:10pm on a Friday afternoon, I’ve just come home from grocery shopping with my almost 5 year old (who NEVER stops talking and asks a million questions that even google doesn’t know the answer to) and I’ve had an average day!! Sometimes, as hard as I try it feels impossible to stay strong and positive…

Where to from here – everyone deserves to be safe

By JellyJo | November 25, 2014

Rosie Batty was a Bloom Networking member for a short time when she was a franchisee for Stufflers. To hear the news of her son Luke being killed by his father on February 12th 2014 sent shock waves through the community and caused such a broad reaction in the media and in homes across the…