Jen Clark, Jen Clark Design

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Jen Clark, Jen Clark Design
Sharon Chim, Queen Bee Maternity
Felicity Van Rysbergen, Well Versed Copywriting
Karen Curran, Unicorn Graphics
Ally Minatsis, Berry Web Design
Rhys Roberts, Viridity
Edwin James Lynch, Geoffrey Websites & SEO
Victoria Berry, The Bookkeeper Hub
 Daniel Duckworth, ServiceCrowd
Jacqui Pryor, Mark My Words Trademark Services Pty Ltd
Kathie Stove, in writing
Mary Gardam, LogiQA
Robert Goudie, Meritum Financial Group
Lauren Shay, Full Stop Design, Editing, Publishing
Sonja Meyer, Sustainable Graphic Design
Andrew Caska, Caska IP
Virginia Bowe, Andersen Bowe Pty Ltd
Emma Wilson, Upclose & Virtual
Mary Anastasiou, Imagine Creative
Vanessa Emilio,

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Current contributors

Lynda Bayada is a coach and mentor who helps you to close the gap between your high flying corporate career and living out your passion. You've waited long enough. Visit the Lynda Bayada website.

Stacey Barr is a specialist in performance measurement, helping micro and small business owners to move their business results from where they are, to where they want them to be, using powerful, transformational measures.

Julia Bickerstaff is a business strategy, pricing and productivity expert. She is the founder of The Business Bakery an organisation that helps women make a healthy income from their handmade, home-based or other intentionally small business.

Adam Binstock is an Online Marketing Expert who helps businesses make the right decisions when starting out online. Working with businesses, he figures out exactly what they need to succeed online, while matching them with a trusted marketer.

Tristan Boyd is a professional beach volleyball coach on the FIVB world tour, and an experienced business owner and internet entrepreneur.

Jeremy Britton is an international speaker and coach who teaches health, wealth, leverage, outsourcing and spirituality in business. He's the author of several books on financial strategy and wealth mindset.

Ryan Christie is a marketing professional with a passion to inspire SMEs with practical, actionable marketing tips and ideas to help their business grow. By day, he is the Marketing Manager for SME letterbox advertising expert Local Direct Network.

Jen Clark Design is a branding, graphic and web design studio based in North Fitzroy, Victoria. We service individuals, start-ups, not-for-profit organisations and small to medium-sized businesses; all from a wide range of industry sectors.

Michaela Clark from Tradies VA offers specialised advice and services to tradies and field service businesses on cloud technology, outsourcing and online marketing to help save them time, money and stress while creating the business of their dreams.

Shane Conroy is an experienced freelance journalist and copywriter. He helps solopreneurs and micro business owners create the content that powers their marketing and PR activities. 

John Corias is a senior partner at m.a.s accountants and is passionate about growing, building and developing small businesses.

Peter Crocker is a director of Flying Solo responsible for the areas of marketing and advertising. He is a business copywriter specialising in websites, videos and marketing communications.

Troy Dean is a self-taught web developer, voice-over artist and musician. He has studied small business management and has run his own business for over ten years.

Adam Dimac holds a bachelor of laws with honours and is an Assistant Adviser with Avenue Solutions.

Vanessa Emilio is a Practice Director, Lawyer, Founder and CEO of, a legal website business with easy-to-use, inexpensive legal templates, forms and agreements for everyday Australians as well as lots of useful information.

Kelly Exeter is the owner and founder of Swish Design, a boutique web and graphic design agency in Perth, Western Australia. She joined the Flying Solo team as Editor in January 2015.

Trish Fehon helps you create a business website that brings in fresh leads, new customers, and makes YOU money. You no longer have to settle for an expensive website that gives you NO return on investment.

Leigh Fletcher is a sales executive, writer and entrepreneur. Leigh solves problems for $b companies, writes for sites like & via his blog, and works with new startup, LifeMode. He also founded Spontanius.Co

Mary Gardam is the Principal Quality Advisor at LogiQA. She has held a number of senior quality roles but is now enjoying introducing small business to the benefits of business systems. Mary also lectures in Quality Systems at Griffith University.

Robert Gerrish is Flying Solo’s managing director and founder and works as a business coach, professional speaker, business commentator and consultant. He’s the co-author of Flying Solo – How to go it alone in business.

Dave Gillen is an online marketing specialist at The Consultant Killers in Brisbane. He works 1-on-1 with entrepreneurs to build or expand their businesses online.

Emma Grey is the author of Wits’ End Before Breakfast! Confessions of a Working Mum and director of the life-balance consultancy – WorkLifeBliss. She specialises in workplace flexibility, working parenthood, time-management and work-life balance.

Andrew Griffiths has developed an international reputation as one of the leading global entrepreneurial authorities. His books and articles are considered street smart wisdom, designed to both inspire and challenge conventional thinking.

Warren Harmer is the owner of small business consultancy The Business Plan Company. As a business adviser and coach, Warren offers instructive ‘how to’ information to make business ownership easier, less stressful and more enjoyable.

Natasha Hawker helps SMEs understand the challenges their businesses face and unlocks the mysteries of effective HR.

Emma Henry is an Online Marketing Specialist and the owner of Emma specialises in lead generation, customer conversions, email marketing and increased website responsiveness. 

Sara Howard runs Writers Australia, a group of experienced copywriters who help businesses of all sizes get their message across clearly, and persuasively.

Samantha Hurst is the Managing Director of Click Start Digital. She founded the business back in 2011 to help inspire people to build a better future for themselves by creating their own online business.  Click Start Digital sells ready-made eCommerce solutions to aspiring entrepreneurs throughout Australia.

Craig Jackson, an experienced CPA and advisor, is all about helping small businesses, freelancers, consultants and entrepreneurs navigate tax and compliance issues to achieve their goals.

Kate James runs coaching programs for Creative Startups and facilitates regular meditation and creativity workshops. Kate also runs an eCourse for people wanting to create change in their lives.

Kapil Jekishan from Webquacker helps businesses get targeted visitors to their website through a combination of user experience web design, content marketing and social SEO.

Amanda Jesnoewski is the owner of Velocity Media and Communications and a specialist at creating sharp, persuasive marketing and publicity messages that engage audiences and generate results.

Wasif Kasim assists small businesses by helping them better understand how to leverage marketing channels to drive revenue, customer engagement and loyalty.

Jasmine Kidd is a FCPA and registered tax agent who specialises in small business, superannuation, property tax and salary tax law.  She is also the director of Online Tax Solutions.

Michelle Kvello is a finance and business strategy expert and founder of Lantern Partners. She works with businesses to clarify their options allowing them to grow with confidence. It’s more than just the finance; it’s about achieving what you want.

Sam Leader is a director of Flying Solo. She is the co-author of Flying Solo – How to go it alone in business.

Lucinda Lions writes catchy and creative business slogans that attract customers and help to boost your leads and sales. She is the owner and chief sloganeer at Slogan Creator. The slogan for Slogan Creator is: Slogans that sell.

Pooja Lohana is an accomplished freelance writer, blogger, ghost writer and editor. She has been featured on ProBlogger, WritetoDone, Firepole, JeffBullas, MarketingProfs, Hongkiat and more. Clients hire her to simplify their content marketing, make more sales and live the Un-9-5 life.

Jo Macdermott from Next Marketing works with business owners in Melbourne who require marketing support. Jo specialises in tactical marketing plans and campaigns that are pragmatic and make a lot of business sense.

Danielle MacInnis thinks like a customer and creates insightful, practical marketing strategies for small businesses.

Kevin Mallen is the Sales & Marketing Director for Virtual Coworker. He connects qualified Virtual Assistants and Web Developers from the Philippines with Australian Businesses.

Brian Mallyon assists small business by helping them to better understand the process of sourcing products from overseas.

Andrew May is the CEO of The Performance Clinic and is recognised as a leading performance and productivity expert.

Jodie McLeod is the editor of Flying Solo. She is also a freelance journalist, copywriter and editor.

Katie McMurray is passionate about business publicity. She runs media campaigns for major events, business owners and business books.

Sonja Meyer is a graphic and brand designer who works in print, web and UI (user interface) design. She works with an holistic approach that leads to more human-focussed and sustainable design outcomes that are better for everyone.

David Moore is the owner of I Hate My PC. He helps people make computers work for them instead of the other way round.

Andrew Morris is the Director of Western Australia and Queensland at Robert Half. He uses his knowledge of the Australian and Asian recruitment markets to offer clients, candidates and the media a regional perspective on recruitment trends.

Paul J. Morris, as a User Experience Designer, ensures that it is delightfully easy for users  to accomplish their desired tasks on websites or smartphone apps, leading to increased sales, customer retention and referrals. 

Dr Tim Nielsen is Principal Consultant at Nielsen Import Consulting in Adelaide, which helps small businesses to navigate the importing process. He is also a director of “high-tech clothing” company Brazcom.

Dan Norris is a driven entrepreneur and an award winning content marketer. He is a co-founder, a worldwide team of WordPress developers, providing unlimited small fixes and support, 24/7 for $69 per month.

Maria Pantalone works with individuals and teams in developing their business communication skills. Her company, Infinite Growth, provides training in presentation skills, business writing and leadership development. Armed with these skills, there is nothing a business person cannot achieve.

Sara-Joy Pierce and Allan Johnson are business coaches and the authors of Build Your Business, Build Your Life. Their mission is to help business owners enjoy their business and their life.

Jacqui Pryor is the director of Mark My Words Trademark Services Pty Ltd and brings with her 13 years experience in dealing with Australian & International trademark matters – affordably and professionally.

Michael Quinn has over 25 years’ experience as a Chartered Accountant and nearly 20 years as a practising lawyer. He is co-founder and director of The Quinn Group. Michael understands the highs and lows of running a business and believes strongly in sharing his wisdom and experience.

Jerome Rault is the founder of Jerome Rault Media, a Melbourne-based production company offering TV commercial production, general media services and corporate video filming as well a web video solutions and music video production services.

Tim Reid is the original Ideas Guy having founded the business in 2003. He believes all businesses today must 'innovate or depreciate' and runs innovations workshops nationally to help them do just that.

Leah Rise is the Director Search & Social at seoWorks, a leading digital marketing agency based in Sydney Australia.

Helen Roe inspires and invigorates great minds to build a business they love.

Rhys Roberts is a commercial accountant who provides the range of services a CFO typically provides to a larger business. He will help you implement financial systems, run your accounts department and provide the information you need to improve the performance of your business.

Madeleine Shaw is a personal and executive coach who helps people get on with living brilliantly.

Heather Smith is a Chartered Certified Accountant & Xero Accounting Advisor specialising in moving businesses to the cloud, improving productivity and profits. She’s written six books includingXero for Dummies & Learn Small Business Start-Up in 7 Days.

Mike Smith is part of the Design Experts team and devotes his time to helping small businesses better promote themselves online.

Jenny Spring, following the sale of her 10-year ecommerce business, is now helping businesses build a steady stream of loyal online customers. You can find training courses, coaching and SEO content and email services at Spring into Sales.

Yaro Starak is a professional blogger who has made over a million dollars thanks to his blogging business. His specialty is teaching people how to sell digital products and services via an authority blog.

Jayne Tancred is a natural health marketing consultant and copywriter, and teaches marketing to soul-centred business owners. She’s also Concierge of the Flying Solo forum.

Kate Toon is an award-winning SEO copywriter and SEO consultant based in Sydney. Kate Toonhelps  large corporates and small businesses create engaging copy and drive search traffic. She also runs regular SEO and copywriting courses.

Bree Vreedenburgh is the founder and principal of BV International. She is passionate about small business and the role it plays in our society.

Paul Wallbank is a business owner, author and presenter, with a focus on helping businesses to grow, improve productivity and make more profits through web technologies such as cloud computing and social media.

Amanda Westphal specialises in supporting businesses to extend their marketing with promotions. She is the founder of Prize Pig, and has just celebrated securing over a million dollars in media space for her small business clients.

Matthew White is director of Ergoflex Australia, an online retailer of premium quality memory foam mattresses. As well as helping Australians get a better night's sleep, Matthew is a marketer, sleep blogger, father of two and home renovator.

Caterina Zaini  provides a customised logistics service for business owners to help make importing easy and stress-free. We offer 30 minute initial phone or Skype consultations.

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