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Bookkeeping & CFO Services Partner
Debbie joined the Carbon Mornington Peninsula team as a Bookkeeping & CFO Services Partner after we partnered with her bookkeeping firm, RAD Bookkeeping & Business Solutions in October 2023. Debbie has almost 35 years of experience in the industry and 23 of those years have been spent passionately running (and growing) her business. Her enduring passion lies in elevating and supporting fellow business owners, guiding them towards success.
For Debbie, the key to success is constant growth and adaptation. In our ever-evolving world, she stresses the importance of lifelong learning in all facets of life, both personal and professional.
Accolades and Achievements:
- 2020 Australian Certified Consultant of the Year Winner – MYOB Partner Awards
- 2018 Finance Industry Award Winner – Peninsula Business Awards
- 2018 Business Woman of the Year Award Winner – Peninsula Business Awards
- 2017 VIC Finalist – Telstra Business Awards
Business tips from Debbie
1. Focus on Customer-Centricity:
Prioritise your customers and their needs above all else. Understand your target audience, their pain points and what solutions you can provide. Deliver exceptional customer service, actively listen to feedback and continually work on improving the customer experience. Happy and satisfied customers are more likely to become loyal, repeat customers and advocates for your business.
2. Adaptability and Innovation:
The business landscape is constantly evolving. To thrive, embrace change and be open to innovation. Stay attuned to industry trends, emerging technologies and shifts in consumer behaviour. Be willing to adapt your products, services and business strategies accordingly. Innovation can set you apart from competitors and position your business for long-term success.
3. Effective Financial Management:
Maintain a keen eye on your finances. Develop a robust financial plan, budget wisely and keep a close watch on cash flow. Monitor your expenses and revenue, and regularly review your financial statements. Consider seeking professional financial advice when needed. Effective financial management is essential for sustainability and growth ensuring you can weather economic challenges and seize opportunities when they arise.
Get to know Debbie
Debbie calls the picturesque surroundings of Mornington home, having been born and raised there. On an ideal weekend, you might find her attending a live concert. She loves to travel and has fond memories of her trip to Canada and Alaska with her grandfather. Their adventure included a captivating cruise through the breathtaking landscapes of Alaska and a memorable ride aboard the Rocky Mountaineer. A pet lover, Debbie wears the title of “Crazy Cat and Dog Lady” with pride.
Like in life, business success and growth is about continuous learning and embracing change.