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Interviews with inspiring business women. Business topic that affect women in business. Inspiration, education and good ideas. Your host is Australian Businesswomen's Network Community Director, Suzi Dafnis.

Interviews with inspiring business women. Business topic that affect women in business. Inspiration, education and good ideas. Your host is Australian Businesswomen's Network Community Director, Suzi Dafnis.
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Interviews with inspiring business women. Business topic that affect women in business. Inspiration, education and good ideas. Your host is Australian Businesswomen's Network Community Director, Suzi Dafnis.




How to Live a Good LIfe

Too many of us are operating on autopilot, reacting to one project or another, feeling like we’re taking the passenger’s seat to life. Instead of being emotionally, spiritually, and physically energised by doing the things we love, we feel disconnected, disillusioned, regretful, unhealthy and disengaged. Jonathan Fields’ “How to Live a Good Life” offers a sparkling antidote for people who feel this dullness in their work. Drawing on science, spirituality and personal experience, Jonathan...


Why Being Scrappy and Not Aiming for Perfection will Give Your Small Business the Edge

What does it mean to be scrappy in business, and why is it that Silicone Valley is buzzing with this idea. And, what does it mean for your small business. My guest today is Amantha Imber of Inventium. Being scrappy involves "being quick and dirty with building and testing your ideas". Get great insights on developing new products and services without blowing out costs in time and money.


Tips for an Audience-Winning Marketing Strategy

The internet is a big, big place, and just putting your stuff out there is simply not enough – for a small business to succeed today, it needs effective, targeted marketing. In this episode of the herBusiness podcast, Suzi Dafnis interviews Belinda Bow of Green Chili Marketing about how small business owners can unlock the potential that effective marketing can offer them.

Three reasons women-owned businesses fail to grow

Kim Kiyosaki is a world-renowned speaker, entrepreneur, investor, and author of “Rich Woman” – to name just a few of her accomplishments. In this episode of herBusiness, Suzi Dafnis talks with Kim about three reasons women-owned businesses fail to grow, advice for small business owners and entrepreneurs, and much more.

Make it Happen. Live your best life.

Michelle Bridges, author of "Make it Happen. Live your best life" and creator of the popular 12 Week Body Transformation program is our guest. Listen in to find out more about growing through struggles and challenges, staying sane when it’s down to the wire, the importance of planning and not taking no for an answer – figuring out what didn’t work and fixing it.

How passion and gut instinct created an multi-award winning business

Anneke van den Broek ventured into her very first business endeavour at just six years of age, breeding and selling mice. After working for a while in marketing and management, Anneke’s love and passion for her furry friends eventually motivated her to switch careers and launch her lucrative pet care products company, Rufus & Coco. In this interview we speak about the strategies that have allowed Anneke to forge ahead and build a multi award winning business. We speak to her about her...

How to Be Remarkably Good

How do you build a remarkable business? Lorraine Murphy, founder of The Remarkables, and author of Remarkability - Be SO Good they Can't Ignore you speaks to Suzi Dafnis about the three things she does first thing in the morning to keep herself on track for her big goals, what it means to have an A+ team around you, why continuous learning is an essential ingredient to continued success and how she pivoted her business to create her perfect business.

Stay Away from Trends and Pursue your Passion

Bianca Monley, founder of Eat. Fit. Food and Businesswomen's Hall of Fame Inductee is our guest. She explains to Suzi Dafnis why the secret to getting ahead of competition is to stay away from trends and instead pursue your own passion. Plus we look at why getting cash flow in your business should be your number one focus. Includes bonus training for listeners.

How Kindness, Compassion and Persistence Can Lead to Success

“Never give up on what you instinctively know is your right path, and inspire others to join you. There are many times you will feel like giving up but persist." explains Anna Shepherd of Regal Home Health. Anna was inducted into the 2016 Businesswomen's Hall of Fame and shares her success strategies in this episode.

How to Deliver Feedback Without Damaging Relationships

Most of us know how important feedback is, and we all know we should be giving it and receiving it regularly — yet we still do it poorly or avoid it entirely. Georgia Murch, author of Fixing Feedback shows us how to give negative feedback without damaging the relationship and affecting confidence and when positive feedback is the best way to go.

The Sleep Revolution - Sleeping Your Way to Success

Arianna Huffington, founder of The Huffington post and author of The Sleep Revolution explains that we sacrifice sleep in the name of productivity, But when we’re in a Small-Business and lacking resources and are tasked with the burden of making a business work — wearing all the hats that a small-business owners is required to wear - how do we start to prioritise sleep over ‘getting things done’?

Never Stop Improving and Celebrate Your Mistakes

Kaizen, the art of never ending improvement is a guidingprinciplefor Businesswomen's Hall of Fame Inductee, Laurie McDonaldofCanberra Furnished Accommodation. In this interview she speakstous about how strong systems and procedures can be a aguidingprincipal for your team, never-ending improvement andcelebratingmistakes.

Secrets of Online Entrepreneurs: How Australia's Online Mavericks, Innovators and Disruptors Built Their Businesses... and How You Can Too.

Bernadette Schwerdt is the director of the Australian School of Copywriting, an entrepreneur, an advertising copywriter, and a university lecturer. She is currently the executive producer and presenter of the online video series Secrets of Aussie Online Entrepreneurs as featured on The Age and The Sydney Morning Herald websites.

Get Brave - How to Be More Courageous and Beat Fear and Perfectionism.

Margie Warrell, author of Brave - 50 Everyday Acts of Courage to Soar in Work, Love and Life is our guest. We talk about how to beat fear and procrastination and why perfection can keep us stuck. Take more action and be more courageous and reap the rewards, every day. Includes bonus training gift valued at $59.

Ignite Results Through Real Talk and Real Leadership

Gabrielle Dolan, author of Ignite: Real Leaderships, Real Talk, Real Results is our guests. We look at how authentic talk and authentic leadership (with more than a dash of vulnerability thrown in) can really help us engage more, communicate more effecively and get better results. Plus Gabrielle shares great tips for storytelling for small business.

You CAN Live a Life More Fabulous

Bahar Etiminan, author of Rescu Me - The Makeover Guide for a Life More Fabulous is our guest. We talk about the role that planning and goals play in your having a joyful and fulfilling work, how the words you use impact your state of mind and your results and why connecting with 'self' is important (and some tips for getting into that headspace of mindfulness).

Get Past the Imposter Syndrome and Get Comfortable with Success

Harold Hillman, author of The Imposter Syndrome is our guest. We look at why the imposter syndrome seems to be more common amongst women and what we can do about it, why vulnerability makes us more human and relatable. Plus we look at the two inner voices the critic and the coach… and how to use them to your advantage. Free download included.

Little Flowers inspire Big Smiles

Sarah Regan started Little Flowers to make flower giving more accessible. In this interview we look at the problem that she was trying to solve when she started, why she started with business partners in the equation and the most surprising thing she found out since starting her own business.

Discover the Leader in You

Alison Vidotto, author of 22 Leadership Fundamentals is our guest. We discuss how to find the authentic leader in you, why leaders are made and not born and why the door to success says "Push". We also look at how to lead as an introvert and why you don't need to have followers to be a great leader.

Thriving in Business by Embracing Failure

Kate Morris founder of eCommerce success story, Adore Beauty, gives valuable advice on the world of e-commerce, a world that she has seen change drastically throughout the years of the internet. She discusses the many challenges of starting up as an online retailer — and how to overcome them — and offers important online retail marketing tips and tricks.