Postie Bike wrap up

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Port Macquarie
Port Macquarie

The adventure

I must admit, the time away was a bit of a blur. It was a busy schedule of early mornings and many petrol stops but we made good use of the time each night for a meal, a drink and lots of laughter.

We got back Tuesday last week but it’s taken some time to catch up on some work and some rest. In this post I’ve jotted down in an informal journal-fashion the week that was. Various events were held along the way where members of the Laser Group network would donate their time to selling sausage sandwiches, tea and coffee to further raise funds for BeyondBlue.

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The Seven Must Haves of a Business Website

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Must Haves

The following is a guest post by Nathan McDonald of Black Belt Business.

In the age of Social Media, websites are still essential for running a business. The majority of small businesses do not have a website, and the ones that do, leads and sales from the website are fewer than 10%. Websites remain one of the most cost effective sources of revenue when used to their full potential. Check your Website has the following 7 “Musts” to boost your business.

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End of financial year Super update

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Super update

As we are now well and truly into the new financial year, it’s a great opportunity for you to consider the financial year ahead. Here’s a “super” outline of what’s happening in super to help you and your business prepare for the financial year ahead.

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simPRO gets invited for a hot lap

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Strapping in for an exhilarating ride!
All strapped in for an exhilarating ride!

Laser Plumbing & Electrical are very proud to be the key sponsor of the Laser Racing Porsche Carrera Cup team. As part of their racing programme, Laser invited simPRO’s Brad Couper, Jonathan Eastgate, Mark Alfred and myself, Vanessa Winter, to join them and some of their professional network of plumbers & electricians at Queensland Raceway for some exhilarating hot laps in the 2014 991 Porsche.

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Not another Word!

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Cloud Field Service Management

It’s no secret that here at simPRO we’re fans of the Cloud. That one central point to share one source of information from anywhere is invaluable. So it struck me recently when a business who actually develops cloud software apologised for not getting back to me because they were ‘having problems with their email client’.

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Electrical Industry Tradeshow, New Zealand

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ECANZ 2014

Again this year we’ll be attending Electrical Industry Trade Show in Christchurch, New Zealand.

Who are ECANZ?

The Electrical Contractors Association of New Zealand has a membership of 1,450 electrical contracting businesses. They have ten branches in a nationwide network of electrical businesses operating under the MASTERelectricians brand. MASTERelectrician Contractors are the professionals of the electrical trade.

When: Tuesday 29, July 2014. 9:00am – 7:30pm.
Where: Addington Raceway, Christchurch.

You’ll find us at Stand 310.

Download the brochure here.