Debbie Carr

September 21, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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One hair of a catastrophe!

I knew I shouldn’t have done it. I told myself “Deb, don’t do this” but no, I went right ahead and ignored my gut feeling and my own good advice. As I sat there in the hairdresser chair, risking a new cutter … Continue reading

August 23, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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LinkedIn Fakes – via email

I know I prattle on about Fake LinkedIn profiles and scammers on this blog, but it’s a bit of a mission to try to protect other people. Today is no exception and I receive many of these fakes.  This screen … Continue reading

July 18, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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How can you represent your company if you can’t give a decent presentation?

I couldn’t count how many presentations I have attended. Obviously being in the Professional Speaking Industry I’ve seen some fabulous presentations.  I also attend many lunch time events and have sat through some really cringe factor presentations from Senior Executives  who … Continue reading

July 15, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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Sydney – the new “New York” of days gone by?-

I have always felt safe in Sydney yet now I am not so sure?  With the recent number of senseless, unprovoked violent acts regularly occurring it’s time our Government got serious about fixing this problem. Last Sunday morning it happened … Continue reading

July 9, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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So you can sell to me, but I’m banned for life selling to you?

I’m a small business working hard to keep the wheels turning and part of my business development is pitching to corporations to offer my services. One such “corporate giant” recently received a letter from me, yes a letter, not an … Continue reading

July 4, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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How not to have a sale

By Steve Gray Oh look a sale is on, hmm, some good items there… The local company I am talking about has mentioned the sale on their Facebook page, a cheap way to get to their target audience, love it!. … Continue reading

June 14, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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It could come back to haunt you!

What astounds me with some people is their behavior when they get drunk.  For example, the other night I was driving home with a friend and it was around 10.30. pm  I happen to live in a popular suburb where … Continue reading

May 21, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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No….

No……. It doesn’t suit me to drop everything to do what you want me to do I don’t feel guilty because I don’t fit into your plans I’m not going to be the one blamed when it has nothing to do with me … Continue reading

April 9, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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Enough of these imposters!

I like to think of myself as rather cautious on social media however sometimes my guard comes down and I let some moron get through. Today I realized I had 12 Friend Requests on Facebook.  Now I am a networker and a … Continue reading

March 22, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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Excuse me Sydneysiders…..Manners Please!

I love Sydney, I think it’s one of the most beautiful cities in the world with its stunning harbour.  I’ve lived here for over 30 years and I’ve seen the population certainly grow in that time. I have one big … Continue reading

March 13, 2013
by Debbie Carr
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Sydney’s rail system a disgrace

Sydney is supposed to be ‘up there’ in the world of elite cities yet our citizens tolerate an inadequate, filthy rail system that is nothing short of an embarrassment. A few weeks ago, I endured, with thousands of other people, hours … Continue reading