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The success formula

- July 23, 2013 2 MIN READ

At some point in your life, you have probably thought to yourself ‘how do I make money?’ or ‘how do I become successful in business?’. What differentiates people who have become successful from those who have failed? What can I do to increase my chance of succeeding instead of the dreaded failure?

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Entrepreneur writes open letter to Red Cross Blood Service

- February 6, 2013 4 MIN READ

19 year old entrepreneur Brandon Cowan has been praised in Media over the last 2 years for his successful apps and philanthropic work in creating apps for organisations and communities that help them be more effective in reaching their goals and mission. Recently he has been reaching out to the Red Cross Blood Service to create an app for them in order to help increase repeat blood donation, after reaching out a number of times, he has decided to write an open letter in order to get the attention of the “right” person he needs to talk to within this part of the organisation. Share this one folks, it’s an important issue, and the app can actually help save lives.

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Persistance can save lives …

- November 27, 2012 3 MIN READ

In December 2010, I came up with an idea that would save lives. I wanted to create a national database of all homeless pets in animal shelters throughout Australia. I wanted to do it for free, otherwise I would just be ‘selling a service’ which was far from my goal. Saving even one life is worth more than any amount of money can buy. You simply cannot put a price on a service [or app] that saves lives so I decided not to.

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Bringing Ideas to Life

- November 14, 2012 3 MIN READ

EVERYONE comes up with great ideas. The success that is achieved from the idea varies dramatically based upon what you choose to do with it. Ask yourself, “If I die tomorrow, will I be happy with how I lived today?” If you answered ‘no’, I wrote this for you.