Down to Business

Helping you to achieve your Future of Choice

I always hear too many business owners tell me how hard they work, that they don’t take holidays, they don’t get paid a proper wage, but worst of all that they are not achieving what they set out to achieve when they went into business.


I believe that if you are not achieving your goals, you need to ask yourself why you are in business or question how you operate.


This site is designed to get you asking the right questions, to identify both your financial and non-financial goals, and create a roadmap that will get you there.


If you think you deserve more out of life, you’ve come to the right place!

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Why your team’s wellbeing is integral to your business’ performance with Dean Noonan

This week I sat down with Dean Noonan, Performance and Wellbeing Director of Check5. Dean was in the NSW Police force for many years and is well-known for his role as a Wellbeing Manager with the Newcastle Knights, and as a Career Coach. In this episode, we discuss...

How many of us have true balance in our lives? – with Paul Harragon

Having played a huge part in my training for climbing Mt. Kilimanjaro and fundraising for the Mark Hughes Foundation,  I sat down with one of Newcastle’s favourites, Paul Harragon to hear his story. How many of us have true balance in our lives? Paul has a timely...

How to grow a successful brand with Leah Jay

I sat down with Leah Jay, Founder & Director of Leah Jay Property Management. We chat about how Leah navigates life as a woman in business and how she grew a successful brand. We touch on the importance of education, purpose and adaptability in the Property...

How to progress from employee, to leader, to business owner with Roman Brady

This week I sat down with Roman Brady, Founder and CEO of Air Locker. We chat about the importance of personal growth in order to ensure professional growth. Key takeaways for you include: You’re more than yourself – it’s about your team. There’s no secret to what...

Why putting your people first is the best thing you can do in business with Richard Jones

I sat down with Richard Jones, CEO of Westpac Rescue Helicopter Service (WRHS). We talked about the amount of hard work that goes into operating a successful not-for-profit and the importance of maintaining good relationships with customers. Richard’s top tips for...

Get me talking

Need a speaker for your next function? As a partner at one of the country’s leading accounting firms, as well as a passionate member of my local community, I am often engaged to speak on variety of topics surrounding finance, as well as balancing work and lifestyle. I’m known for cutting straight to the chase and giving my audience exactly what they need to hear to go back to their business and start making positive changes immediately. Click the video to the right for an example of one of my recent talks, and contact me using the form below if you would like to discuss a speaking engagement.

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Improving your business

Business improvement and advice is my specialty, but reading a blog can only take you so far. Check out the below to get a running start on improving your business, or click the button below for a more detailed overview.
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Momentum for Business

An online business coaching program developed to help small to medium businesses achieve and maintain growth.

Future of Choice

An innovative service approach that puts the family in the centre of all advice.

It includes a fully realised client service model with template documents, video guides and marketing plans.

The Coaching Club

Connect with like-minded business owners and managers to expand your business and leadership skills, while discussing concerns and issues facing your industry.

Booksmart Accounting

Booksmart offers a bookkeeping service undertaken by people who have personalities, knowledge, and hands on experience, not just qualified professionals.

Contact Andrew

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