Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy The 4 Types of Investment Asset There are only 4 types of investment asset that investors invest into, each have a variety of sub-classes and have their own benefits and [...]
About SR SmedleyStephen Smedley is the Founder and Director of Franklin Media Australia Pty Ltd. Stephen has a degree in business management and communications with a major focus on marketing and public relations strategy. Before dedicating himself to developing Franklin Media Stephen wrote for a number of online publications where he helped to increase social media exposure by more than 1000%. He worked with a major Australian brand to develop a specialist team responsible for advanced customer care of guests with special assistance requirements. Stephen previously worked as a trainer, as a tour leader and as an event planner for one of the largest live-aboard cruise charters in South East Queensland. He spent 7 years working with dive operations, the adventure sports industry and the backpacker industry promoting Australian Tourism along Australia’s east coast. Stephen was trained by an award wining former business journalist and editor for Newscorp. In addition to being an expert in small business and a business strategist, Stephen is a keen photographer and traveller. He has travelled throughout Australia and has spent time in the United States and the Pacific Islands.
Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy The Gold Silver Ratio Gold & Silver have been a store of wealth for more than 6000 years. They’re traded separately, yet they're fundamentally tied together through history; through the [...]
Element 8 Going down the rabbit hole Information Age Strategies Information Age Strategies is a series aimed at exploring the ways we can make money in the information age. These strategies are an exploration of the digital economy and the ways business [...]
Element 8 Going down the rabbit hole The mistakes people make about their personal philosophy ‘Philosophy’ comes from the Greek for ‘love of wisdom’ and historically has included the study of four areas. Metaphysics, Epistemology, Value Theory. And Logic. Philosophy is something [...]
Keeping It Simple is a blog about being successful in the modern economy. What exactly does that mean? It means knowing about and understanding the tools we have at our disposal, both in the digital space and the real world. It means taking those tools and using them effectively. Most important of all, it means achieving our goals and living our life the way it makes the most sense.
Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy What Makes A Good Business? A good business produces a consistent and sustainable cash flow. It solves a problem for the customer, it has a product or service that fulfils [...]
Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy Net Present Value: How to Determine the Value of an Investment Net Present Value determines the value of an investment by taking into consideration the cost of capital and the [...]
Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy How to Reduce Debt: The Debt Snowball Method Reducing debt can be accelerated with a little forward planning. The snowball method is one way that debt can be reduced much [...]
Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy Capital Gains or Cash Flow: Which is Better? Capital gains is betting that the price will go up while cash flow can often be determined before an investment is made. [...]
Keeping It Simple Exploring How To Be Successful in the Modern Economy Gold and Silver Bullion Gold and Silver have been an accepted form of currency for thousands of years. It is a smarter idea to save gold and silver than it [...]