Small business lessons from successful business owners: Part 1

What makes a business successful? According to Google, over 110,000 people search for an answer to this question every month. So we have gone to some of the Australians who are experiencing success in their small businesses and have asked them to share their advice and experiences with you.

Losing motivation halfway through a task?

The beginning of the year can be filled with excitement at starting a new year, hopefully motivated and regenerated from some time off over Christmas. However, before you know it, those tasks that you have started start to become less exciting and seem harder to complete. Ever wonder why that is?

In a recent research experiment, participants were given the task of proofreading nine essays to see assess their pattern of motivation over the course of the task.