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Fleur Leong

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Camperdown, NSW, 2050

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I combine my passions and purpose to empower the 50+ generation to expand their minds to true magnificence and potential; and deepen their exploration of relationships and life. My quest is to create experiences that bring meaning to our lives - experiences that will enhance our wellbeing, expand our minds and evolve as human beings - so that we can thrive and remain “green and growing”.

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Which business are you REALLY in?

My business is in professional development and marketing.

Startup

10 Lessons to Learn from Failing Startups

Don't let failures stop you.  Learn from other people's mistakes.  Fail Fast and Fail Forward. Read more on this at: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235250

Human Resources

What to look for when hiring IT consultants or contractors

Finding the right employee to fit an organisation can be difficult.  Past experience, people skills, ability to learn and adapt all have to be discerned from a short interview process.  The task is made even harder when dealing with specialist positions such as IT Consultants and Contractors.  The sensitivity of the materials they are able to access, the level of trust they are afforded and t...

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Neil Steggall
Neil Steggall, Partner at Wardour Capital Partners

Leadership

What is the number one skill required to build a successful SME?

I agree with the answers above.  It is also about having the self-belief, mindset, purpose and vision.  When the person has a big enough "WHY" he/she is in business, they will do whatever it takes to achieve it.

Server, Networking and Security

Heartbleed bug - security flaw exposes millions of passwords

http://www.cnet.com/news/heartbleed-bug-undoes-web-encryption-reveals-user-passwords/ "A flaw in software that's widely used to secure Web communications means that passwords and other highly sensitive data could be exposed. Some say they've already found hundreds of Yahoo passwords." "Security vulnerabilities come and go, but this one is extremely serious. Not only does it require significant...

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Which do you prefer: videos or podcast?

I prefer webinars, as these can be converted in videos, podcasts and text for different platforms.

Fleur Leong answered this question

Wendy Huang
Wendy Huang, Full Time Blogger and YouTuber at A Custom Blog in 4 Minutes

Business Management

Who would be the business mentor you would love to learn from?

I have so many to choose from.  Initially, I'd pick either Naomi Simson or Suzi Dafnis.

Startup

10 Lessons to Learn from Failing Startups

Don't let failures stop you.  Learn from other people's mistakes.  Fail Fast and Fail Forward. Read more on this at: http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/235250

Human Resources

What to look for when hiring IT consultants or contractors

Finding the right employee to fit an organisation can be difficult.  Past experience, people skills, ability to learn and adapt all have to be discerned from a short interview process.  The task is made even harder when dealing with specialist positions such as IT Consultants and Contractors.  The sensitivity of the materials they are able to access, the level of trust they are afforded and t...

Server, Networking and Security

Heartbleed bug - security flaw exposes millions of passwords

http://www.cnet.com/news/heartbleed-bug-undoes-web-encryption-reveals-user-passwords/ "A flaw in software that's widely used to secure Web communications means that passwords and other highly sensitive data could be exposed. Some say they've already found hundreds of Yahoo passwords." "Security vulnerabilities come and go, but this one is extremely serious. Not only does it require significant...

Fleur Leong answered this question

Which business are you REALLY in?

My business is in professional development and marketing.

Fleur Leong answered this question

Neil Steggall
Neil Steggall, Partner at Wardour Capital Partners

Leadership

What is the number one skill required to build a successful SME?

I agree with the answers above.  It is also about having the self-belief, mindset, purpose and vision.  When the person has a big enough "WHY" he/she is in business, they will do whatever it takes to achieve it.

Fleur Leong answered this question

Which do you prefer: videos or podcast?

I prefer webinars, as these can be converted in videos, podcasts and text for different platforms.

Fleur Leong answered this question

Wendy Huang
Wendy Huang, Full Time Blogger and YouTuber at A Custom Blog in 4 Minutes

Business Management

Who would be the business mentor you would love to learn from?

I have so many to choose from.  Initially, I'd pick either Naomi Simson or Suzi Dafnis.

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