Tony RyanCROWDFUNDING :Amazing Possibilities for Generating Funding from the Online World

International Author and Speaker TONY RYAN presenting Wednesday September 16th at THE BLUE OWL RESTAURANT at the COMFORT INN 129 Wharf Street, Tweed Heads

Crowd-funding last year raised over six billion dollars in funding for an endless variety of products and projects.

Compelling facts about crowdfunding:
• Around 500 crowdfunding projects are listed every day around the world including many small businesses who use the process to generate sales for new products
• Everyday products often do well; after setting an initial target of $50,000, the ‘Coolest Cooler’ (an esky!) raised a total of $13 million from 62,642 backers

In this entertaining and powerful session, you will learn about:
• The first steps with a crowdfunding project
• Creative success stories for stimulating your own thinking
• The most worthwhile crowdfunding platforms you could use
• Plenty of fantastic tips on ensuring a project will reach its funding target
• How you could apply crowdfunding to your very own business in 2015

Tony Ryan helps organisations throughout the world with future-proofing and innovative practice.
He is a former Australian president of the National Speakers Association, and has presented over 1500 speaking engagements in 8 countries in the past 15 years.
He is the author of 8 books and manuals on innovative thinking and lifelong learning, including The Ripple Effect and Thinkers Keys.
Find out more about Tony at


Prepare for Future Business Events with George Manolis Business Breakfast

George ManolisGeorge Manolis is a corporate speaker who works with many of Australia’s largest brands and Global Corporations with turnovers in excess of 50 Billion dollars.
George delivers motivational keynotes, sales & leadership training and is a globally recognized change management practitioner.
At this business breakfast at Tweed Bowls Club Restaurant 1921 7am August 19th George will share a snapshot of his journey in the corporate world over the last 3 years – he will show you what the global downturn has done to sales revenue, and how some small changes to your business plan can make a huge difference to your profits!

Attend this informative breakfast to learn:
• What the economy is likely to do to Australian business’s in the next 12 to 18 months,
• What Australian businesses could be doing better,
• The five simple strategies you can implement to make a huge difference to your sales.

Attending this event will give you great insight into what the future holds for businesses in Australia and how you can make your business prosper over the next 18 to 24 months.
Bookings to by Friday 14th August.
Enquiries to 07 55 241273.

Major prize for attending our breakfasts



Unchallenged as the greatest Ironman in the world Trevor Hendy is a true legend in Australian sport. Winner of six Australian Open Ironman Titles and four consecutive World Ironman Titles. He added recently a further Gold Medal winning with his son TJ.
Trevor is a trained facilitator and presenter of personal growth workshops and tours Australia sharing his experience as a counsellor, life coach, sporting coach and columnist.
He is a renowned and highly sort after problem solver specializing in conflict resolution and works with corporate organizations to inspire and unite their teams.
Trevor travels Australia and the World working in the field of Truth and Wellness.
This is a rare opportunity to hear, see and learn from the master of motivation ad essential life skill development.

Bookings essential by Friday 10th July to ENQUIRES 0418 269 136 or a/hrs. 07 55 24 1273

The True Cost of Stress in the Workplace* Business Breakfast

Shiike VanderwerffWhat Does Workplace Stress Cost You?
                                     And What You Can Do About It
With Shiike Vanderwerff
7am at Tweed Heads Bowls Club Wednesday 17th June $30.00 includes hot and cold gourmet breakfast*
Workplace stress is a given, unless you truly earn a living on a tropical island milking coconuts.
Right now in Australia anxiety is the number one reason for workplace absence. The financial loss due to leave and the cost of lost productivity is estimated at over 10 Billion dollars annually (Safe Work Australia 2013).
The performance of your team will either be promoted or inhibited by their ability to manage your workplace stress. Making the cost of today’s investment returned many, many times over!
Takeaways include:
• Assessing your workplace
• The top five secrets for boosting mental resilience
• The benefits of mindfulness
• Anxiety busting tips
• Successful workplace strategies for creating a high performance team
• And much more
Shiike (pronounced she-kay) Vanderwerff is an Executive Coach with over twenty years experience. He works with organisations and individuals who want to fine-tune their professional and personal outcomes. He is known for his ability to engage self-belief in his clients and specialises in anxiety management.
Bookings to or phone 07 55 241273 m. 0418 269 136 by Monday 15th June 5pm* BOOKINGS ESSENTIAL*


The Power of Conscious Choice
Make Better Decisions about Things that Matter
( Tweed Bowls Club May 2Oth )

Angela Lockwood
Angela Lockwood is an Occupational Therapist, Mentor, Corporate Speaker & Author who designs and delivers tailor made programs to private business and government organisations. Angela says we often try to make our decisions in perfect balance with each other We need to shift our thinking to make decisions in perfect focus on what is important and what we can control.
At this business breakfast with Angela Lockwood you will learn:
• What happens and what to do when we are faced with too many choices
• How to approach the idea of getting focused
• The business cycle and the stages/choices every business person goes through
• How creating good habits can lead to better decision making
• The changes we will see in our results and mood
• What to do with overwhelm and ‘stuck-ness’ in our business
• How to find more focus and clarity in business
• The daily habits that can totally change the results we get
Angela is a corporate speaker and business mentor who collaborates with and advises businesses on the best and most effective ways to make better choices. Angela’s powerful and efficient strategies help shift businesses when they are stuck to generate positive momentum. This is a “must be there” breakfast and early bookings are strongly recommended.
Is your world moving too fast?!
Do you find there is more to do, and less time to do it in?!
Do you feel overwhelmed by the amount of decisions you have to make?!

Buy her Book at a special price at the breakfast!! Read more about Angela Lockwood via Google*

Attracting and Retaining Talent – Becoming an Employer of Choice – with Dr. Tim Baker Tweed business breakfast April 15th

Tim Baker“Attracting and Retaining Talent
– Becoming an Employer of Choice.”
Business Breakfast at Tweed Bowls Club April 15th with Doctor Tim Baker.

Dr Tim Baker is the director of WINNERS-at-WORK Pty Ltd which has a successful track record in transforming organisational capability through change programs and leadership capability development for 18 years.
He is a disruptive thinker willing to challenge conventional HR practices and come up with practical, innovative solutions to real-world problems.

Tim is an • International Consultant,  • Executive Coach,  • Organizational Psychologist,
• Gifted Facilitator,  • Master Trainer,  • Post-graduate Lecturer,  • Successful Author

Tim has conducted major consulting assignments from Saudi Arabia to Singapore.
His clients range from police departments to symphony orchestras, and every industry in between.

Tim has consulted to: • Boeing,  • Monetary Authority of • Unilever,  • Nokia,  • Singapore Airlines,  • McDonald’s Corporation

This is a rare opportunity to see and hear from one of Australia’s top presenters and should not be missed. He is the author of several top selling books and their details and more about Doctor.Tim Baker can be found at and

Early bookings for this breakfast must be received by Friday 10th April to secure your seat.

Marketing success unlimited

Brendon SinclairBrendon Sinclair is widely recognised as one of Australia ‘s leading marketing minds with a background including marketing public companies. major businesses and web site development.

His clients include: Queensland Government, Gold Coast City Council, Care Flight Queensland Gold Coast Marathon and many more.
Brendon is the author of the “Web Design Business Kit” – a book that has had $2 million in sales and was voted the best book in the Internet industry in 2004. He writes the Site Point Tribune· an e·newsletter with 140,000 subscribers.
He is the Vice President of the Gold Coast Media Club and has also been involved in amazing sporting exploits.

Speaking at the March 18th Breakfast on “Marketing Success Unlimited”. He will offer fail proof and revolutionary methods and practical advice with real·life case studies to make more money for your business today and will make your business stand out for your competitors!
This presentation is chock full of practical advice, real·life case studies and easy to follow steps to making more money today and should not be missedl Learn the best place to find new customers, how to get your customers talking about you and much more.

* Bookings by Monday March 16th please. Enquires 0418 269 136

Harness Neuroscience for Better Business Results Tweed Breakfast 18th February 2015

Ilze JaunberzinsHarness Neuroscience for Better Business Results
With Ilze Jaunberzins
February 18th 2015 7am DST at Tweed Heads Bowls Club

Latest neuroscience research sheds light on what the brain needs to function well.
In this highly practical, interactive and practical session Ilze will take you on a journey to :
• Discover what your customers brains are seeking from you
• Analyse are you currently with or against your (potential) customer
• Are you engaging your customer loyalty or have you “lost them”?
• Take away 3 potent strategies to immediately improve your rapport
• Boost your own brain performance and resilience.

With 30 years’ experience in the public health sector as a teacher, nurse clinician, manager, quality consultant and educator Ilze Jaunberzins has developed expertise in team building, cultural transformation, strategic planning, quality systems, contemporary education strategies and curriculum design.
Harnessing information from neuroscience, NeuroLeadership, quantum physics, spiral dynamics & epigenetics, Ilze has designed and facilitates the transformational PowerMind Leadership Development Coaching System. Science can transform leaders from busy to effective.
The power of the coaching incorporates 25 NeuroPlus© principles.Learning is practical, sustainable and transferable to any life situation.
This is a must attend session – come to learn practical science based strategies to improve your personal and professional lives.*

Bookings by Monday February 16th please*

Create Outstanding Results in Business in 2015- Tweed Business Breakfast January 21st 2015

Phil DalyYour Presenter – Phil Daly – Managing Consultant,
PINNACLE Business Solutions.

This Business Breakfast is at Tweed Heads Bowls Club on Wednesday 21st January 2015.

Phil is the area’s foremost expert on creating outstanding results in business, having worked with thousands of clients both individually and in teams to bring out the very best in their ability to achieve results.

Phil works with business leaders on how to maximise their time and to get clear on what is important, leading to brilliant results in their business and their life.

In the past, Phil has worked with small, medium and large organisations to develop strategies that not only improve performance, but also add to the bottom line.

You’ll discover how he takes complex business concepts and turns them into easily understood strategies that can be readily applied in your business today.

Phil’s relaxed style is highly interactive and enjoyable, with a focus on action-based application.

Start the New Year with a positive presentation and book- by Monday 19th January to gain some great information from our speaker Phil Daly.

A hot and cold top breakfast is included with the presentation for a generous investment of $25.00 per person.

More information phone 07 55 241273 business hours or mobile 0418 269 136.