Dale Chapman of My Dilly Bag

Aunty Dale Chapman is an Aboriginal Elder born in Dirranbandi in southwest Queensland – Yuwaalaraay and Kooma lands – and a resident of Sunshine Coast Gubbi Gubbi country since 1976. Regarded as a leader in her field, Aunty Dale is the founder of My Dilly Bag, a celebrated and award-winning chef, cookbook author, public speaker, television personality, YouTuber and lecturer. … Read More

Reinventing the organization for speed in the post-COVID-19 era

The need for speed has never been greater. Here are nine ways companies can get faster. When the coronavirus pandemic erupted, companies had to change. Many business-as-usual approaches to serving customers, working with suppliers, and collaborating with colleagues—or just getting anything done—would have failed. They had to increase the speed of decision making, while improving productivity, using technology and data … Read More

Chris Jordan of Three Little Birds Events

Spark Bureau is proud to support local businesses. Not long ago, Chris Jordan filmed a short video discussing his business, using the Spark media lab and equipment. Great result! Three Little Birds is run by indigenous chef Chris Jordan, a Koori man born in Maclean, New South Wales on traditional Bunjalung land. Three Little Birds started as a pop up … Read More

Steve Baxter visits Spark Bureau

On August 28th, we were lucky to have Steve Baxter set aside some time to meet with a small group of investors-in-training at Spark Bureau. The purpose of the visit was to allow the guests to ask Steve any questions on decision making with investments. With all investors, it is often difficult parting with the cash to invest in a … Read More

RETIREMENT IS A RELIC OF A BYGONE ERA

I’m thinking of starting a campaign to ban the word “retire”.It’s a relic of a bygone age; a stage of life that may have had some relevance in the last century but a concept which, in 2018, is ludicrous and dangerous.Stopping work at 60 – even at 65 – and doing nothing for the rest of your life is not … Read More