The Bus

While government contains a lot more complexity, bureaucracy and (hopefully) politics than business –  no doubt the decisions on your people is very similar to any other company. This week our Prime Minister John Key took himself off his own bus, leaving on his own terms at his own time…. Read more »

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Our Believers

Start-ups have a number of ingredients to make them successful, at a most basic level an idea, the funding, the innovation, the execution, the dream and the vision to make that idea successful. When you found a business that tends to be the focus and it can be easy to lose… Read more »

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Don’t be an island (on our island)

As many of you know this week New Zealand suffered from one of our strongest earthquakes ever recorded. It displaced people throughout this beautiful country of ours and made headline news across the world. As I write, kiwis are still coming to terms with the devastation that they’ve experienced. In… Read more »

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Meet. Beat. Repeat.

I’m an extrovert. A sales person. Winning is important to me.  I like the challenge of a big audacious goal and setting the template to succeed. Many entrepreneurs are driven by their fear of failure. It’s something in our DNA. Accepting failure is simply not an option. In my son… Read more »

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Chilli Unplugged

Some of you might know that at My Food Bag we all have foodie middle names. From Nadia Lemongrass to Ryleigh Ricotta. Our middle names have become part of our culture and our DNA.  In fact one of our very talented chefs Ari drew individual drawings for each of our… Read more »

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Powerful Prioritisation

Last night as I lay in bed having just fed Leila her dream feed, I was pondering my next blog post. Laying there I couldn’t think of anything topical and just as I was about to fall asleep it came to me – the power of prioritisation! I immediately sent… Read more »

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Our Beliefs

This week everything has centred on our values, our beliefs and our character. At My Food Bag our beliefs and values shape our decision making and ensure that we always act in the best interest of our team and our foodies. So what are our Beliefs? We believe that Nude… Read more »

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Defining Company Culture

Company culture is frequently talked about and often over complicated. It’s not about what you say or do; it’s about who you are. Company culture is simply an extension of the people who are part of the organisation. Defining your company culture is actually really important, as that sets the… Read more »

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Our Spirit

You might’ve noticed my recent blog posts have focused on particular aspects of the entrepreneurial journey. The mindset you choose to cultivate, the people you choose to be around, the ways you choose to respond to any given situation.  These are the pieces of the puzzle and advise, when combined,… Read more »

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