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Alice Springs. Great place for a sensational conference.

07 September 2011 by Michael Harrison

The Synchron NextGen conference for under 40 year old financial advisers is my favourite conference of the year.This year in Alice Springs was no exception. Sales training by Jim Prigg, technology insights by yours truly and video instruction by Colin Pearce. Add plenty of outdoor activities, morning aerobics with Zumba lessons, learning to play a digeriedoo and a visit from some real snakes.Here are a couple of photos of me "at work".... Read More...

All I want for Christmas...

20 December 2010 by Michael Harrison

Ever thought of something you really wanted, but couldnt find it in shops? Chances are, if the product is quirky enough, an Australian has already invented it.Jo Lapidge and her family decided to buy a cat. However, she was soon regretting the decision after discovering how often she needed to clean the kitty litter. Watching the movie Meet the parents Lapidge found her solution when the cat went to the toilet on an actual toilet! With a few disks and a cheap toilet seat, Lapidge trained her own... Read More...

Going out on a limb to really win.

31 October 2010 by Michael Harrison

My mates at Synchron (a financial services group) run some of the the best conferences I attend. Their ideas are fresh, they challenge the status quo and of course they use great presenters (your truly).Here are the directors, with a little help from executive assistant Josie Vella, acting as cheer leaders to the applause of all attendees at the Synchron Next Generation Conference for under 40 year old financal advisers.... Read More...

Don's Favourite Sign

25 April 2010 by Michael Harrison

Travelling in Queenstown New Zealand yesterday I came across a little town called Cardona. It's in the Queenstown ski area and the pub has a cosy log fire and some interesting signs and antiques.... Read More...

Business can be funny

30 November 2009 by Michael Harrison

A teachers asks her class, "All those who want to go to heaven, put up your hand."... Read More...

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