Deputy Mayor of Logan City Jon Raven is an interesting person.
Having built his Asbestos Removalist company upto an $8M a year revenue company with over 20 Staff he was left feeling that he needed to do more & have a more fulfilling life. In 2016 Jon Raven became elected as the representative for Division 5.
In this sit down with the Business 101 Show hosts Coach Nicki & Coach Kerrie we get a unique insight into what makes the man who has endless amounts of energy tick and why coming from a Business background enables him to achieve things others possibly couldn't.
We ask him how he deals with the detractors & he shares his views on why he makes time to sign wave for Christmas along the main roads in his electorate & its not for reasons you may think.
Humble, Brilliant, diligent and personable; the city of Logan City is blessed to have Jon Raven as not only a councillor & Chairman of the Planning, Economic, & Environment Committee but also as its Deputy Mayor.
To get in contact with the Deputy Mayor go here
The future of innovation & entrepreneurs is in safe hands when it comes to Logan City Council & programs it supports. Mark McCrystal is not only the Innovation Lead at LCC but he is also head of the Catapult Program which is directly targetted at school aged kids.
Catapult described as a fun, hands-on way for young people in the City of Logan aged 12 to 15 to learn the skills they need to succeed in business and in life. By building these skills, Catapult provides a roadmap for young people who want to prepare for jobs of the future – or create those jobs for themselves.
2 years on the Program is finding its straps and the aim of McCrystal is to have it available in every school in Logan City. Come meet one of the passionate people that make this city a better place to live. If you are a School or maybe a business and want to get in volved? click here
Recorded L.i.v.e at the Logan 101FM studios this Bonus interview is Hosted by Coach Nicki & Coach Kerrie from the Business 101 Show which is broadcast live every Monday night at 6pm on 101.1Fm.
November 17, 2021
Stacey Martin heads up City Studio Logan. She sits down with Coach Nicki & Coach Kerrie to take a deep dive into what the program offers and delivers & whats instore in the upcoming year.
It's a another unique program that the Logan City Council funds and offers to schools. By bringing Young People, Coummunity Leaders & council staff together, they solve the very real life challenges facing council by using collaboration, innovation & determination.
What does success look like for this program? The goal of CityStudio Logan is to create meaningful change in Logan, and create, in our young people, citizens who are engaged with and care about the issues facing the City of Logan.
As part of the Business 101 Show Podcast series this interview was Recorded L.i.v.e at Logans 101FM studios in November 2021
A candid, raw & times emotional deep dive Interview into a Travel Advisor owner operator business owner who has to be one of the hardest hit during this Pandemic. A must listen. Tina Pizzoni from HELLO WORLD TRAVEL - Rochedale One of the Hardest Hit industries this Pandemic has to be Travel so it's fitting that our Guest on the Day the Australian International Border opened up to Returning & Departing Australians, is none other than Travel Advisor, Franchise Owner, Mum, Entrepreneur & all round lovely Lady - Tina Pizzoni. November 1 2021 is the first date of hopefully many that see borders coming down and travel increasing again. Join Tina, Coach Nicki & Digital Coach Kerrie in this Raw, emotional and sometimes tear jerking episode of what it was like on the otherside of the Travel Credits fiasco & we learn exactly HOW LITTLE an agent actually gets to book your airfare. Recorded L.i.v.e at the Logan 101fm Studios. Logan Cities community Radio Station.
Cr Karen Murphy aka "The Murph" is a legend in her electorate of Division 12 encompassing Beenleigh, Eagleby & Mt Warren Park.
Going from Selling "Your Turf with Murph" when she was a local Real Estate Agent to administering a budget just under $900k in her local area Councillor Murphy cites providing people with an exceptional customer service & high level of personal care as the cornerstone reasons as to why she has garnered so much popularity in such a short period of time.
Even if you are not located in Cr Murphys electorate this interview is a master class in how to build raport & generate raving fans in your professional life.
Recorded L.i.v.e at Logans 101FM studios Monday 25th of October 2021 with Coach Nicki & Coach Kerrie along with Logans Own, Mal West.
High performers are driven, focused and highly structured. Stewart Fleming is one such individual who achieves a lot more out of a week than most.
We sat down with Stewart to find out what makes him not only operate across multiple businesses but also volunteer as the President of the Chamber of Commerce.
This bonus interview is a great insight into high performance and Coach Nicki gets live coached by the Master Coach accredited Fleming, which leads to an AHA moment L.i.V.E on air.
Recorded live at the studios of Logan 101.1Fm this Bonus is part of the Business 101 Show.
Ep 38: Packaging (Bundling) & Pricing your Stuff is a nuts and bolts deep dive into how you can increase your profitability & revenue whilst lowering your cost inputs all by Bundling and Upsell. (Free Ebook avaialble on the home page)
The 4 basic concepts outlined in this Episode are:
Concept 1: Mark up & Gross Percentage return - Coach nicki outlines the rough averages for Wholesale (50 Up 33 Back) & Retail (100 up 50 Back) and (200 up and 100 Back). Average retail Mark up runs at around 210% but is very industry specific.
Concept 2: Know Your Costs so You Know what to Upsell - Coach Kerrie goes through why its so necessary to know your costs down to the last egg. THEN you can create offers that upsell like a cafe selling Coffee refills to take with you for only $2. This 1 simple & clever thing helpde Kerrie turn over $500k PA equivalent ontop of regular revenue at her Cafe and increased sales revenue by 50%.
Concept 3: Experience Bundling is a concept both Coaches come up with whilst live recording this session. It outlines how you make a $300 haircut session into a $450 sale. Coach nicki got excited about low cost services to bundle in to increase customer transaction. Coach Kerrie wondered why shampoo & conditioner was not on a subscription and both coaches agreed that by tweaking a few offers and the way they were offered, there was another $500 per customer revenu ongoing per year.
Concept 4: Value Ladder - Coach Nicki explains how your value ladder gives your customers every opportunity to spend as much money as they want to with you, so that you don't leave any money on the table.
This a jam packed episode full of practical things you can implement after you hear the podcast which will help you think about how to increase sales and per unit transaction values.
For any questions or comments email us here.
This recording was done at the 101.1FM studios just before the L.I.V.E weekly business show broadcast every monday night at 6pm via Iheart radio.
Coach Nicki operates businesses in the flower industry 1 of which is Southside Flower Market.
If you want to email nicki a question, do that here.
Coach Kerrie operates a coaching business called Altittude Business Solutions.
If you want to email kerrie a question, do that here.
** This episode has light swearing. Careful around little ears **
If you want to listen to the live show that touches on this you can listen to that here.
Andrew Griffiths is Australia's #1 Business Author. His Current book:- "Someone has to be the most expensive, Why not make it You?" is his latest and number 14 in his Body of Work. Having spoken in over 65 countries he is not what you would probably expect.
Completely self made Andrew has had to work out his own mind and then move forward on his path which is one of an inate sense of purpose from helping others discover their own path and voice.
The conversation with Coach Nicki & Kerrie Saverin from the Business 101 Show is a candid chat about everything from his childhood right through to how he ended up presenting on behalf of the European Union. Andrew not only challenges what we believe to be tenents in business but encourages us to think again about the exact situation we find ourselves in, right now.
A real Aussie bloke Andrew tells it how it is and shares not only his wins but his failures as well. This is a masterclass in business delivered in under an hour by the Master himself.
Come meet Councillor Teresa Lane - A refreshing individual who tells it how it is, is direct non washy and commits to a position she believes in. Not only a Logan City Councillor but a previous Federal staffer who at one time was running the Manager of opposition businesses office in Canberra, has worked with the Shadow Treasurer Jim Chalmers & who now fiercely serves her constituents in Division 2 in Logan City.
How can a person get excited about a public toilet block in a suburban street in Logan City? Simple, when they're not only a local champion but also happen to be the head of the infrastructure committee for the LCC.
Teresa lane is an onion, the deeper you go the more you find and thats where the onion metaphor ends, because you smile more and more the deeper you peel.
This bonus podcast was recorded in the Studios of 101fm and as part of the Business 101 show hosted by Coach nicki, Monday nights at 6pm on 101.1FM, facebook live and available for catch up via podcast via the podcast tab on our website.
Allan Todd from Todds Hifi is an icon in the Brisbane business community. A business that spans over 60 years, it's one that has kept pace with times whilst still embracing the bits of the past that made sense. Join me on this half hour deep dive with the man that shares his name with the business and also speaks openly about, why that may have been the wrong idea.
Parts of this interview aired on the Business 101 Show on Monday 23rd August at 6pm. www.business101show.com
Feature Interview with Linda Janz from the KENMORE CENTRE FOR HEALTH.
Linda was featured as the Special Guest on Episode 3 of the Business 101 Show which went to air on Monday August 24th, 2020 on Logan Cities 101Fm. Here she discusses the impact of COVID-19 on her Allied Health Practice & also gives a timely reminder for Employers who have staff working from home.
You can get in touch with Linda at the Kenmore Ctr for Health here.
You can get in touch with the Business 101 Show here.
*This recording is provided for entertainment purposes & should not be considered as advice. You should always seek your own independent professional advice from sources you choose & trust.