Functional illiteracy and franchising

reading skills and franchising

More than 45% of people in Australia are functionally illiterate, according to government studies. I can’t find the stats on numeracy just at the moment, but I’m sure I’ve read that they are worse. As I started to think about it, I realised knowledge of the struggles many people have with understanding and communicating in […]

How to get people interested in finance

A question we are often asked by accountants, bankers and advisers is “How do we get people interested in what we’ve got to say?” They say, “I know I can help, but people seem to glaze over when I start talking” The answer is quite simple. Let me explain, and on the way we’ll take a […]

Why do financial conversations matter?

Financial conversations are at the heart of business and we need to become better at them. Effective conversations enable business to grow, tackle difficulties and take on new opportunities. And they’re not just for business. Financial conversations are also part of family life, especially for business owners. Consider for a moment all the different types […]