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Flawless Execution - The Competitive Edge

Afterburner will officially kick start OBM 2010 in Tennant Creek, Alice Springs, Darwin and Katherine.  Afterburner is a team of elite military professionals who are experts in helping teams pursue Flawless Execution. Use Afterburner’s Flawless Execution methodologies to help take your team to the next level in performance.  The Flawless Execution Model is a proven process used by elite military professionals around the world to execute missions when the stakes are high and failure is not an option. Corporate success, like success in combat, depends on execution.

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Portrait image of Greg SavageGreg Savage

Recruitment - The Savage Truth

With a career spanning 30 years, Greg Savage is an icon in the Australian recruitment industry, and a regular keynote speaker at staffing and recruitment conferences across the globe.

Aquent International promoted Greg in 2005 to CEO, assuming responsibility for Aquent’s businesses outside North America, which today includes 25 offices across Europe, the United Kingdom, India, South East Asia, China, Japan, Australia and New Zealand.

Greg is an honours graduate in psychology, and in recognition of his contribution to the Australian recruitment industry, Greg was made an Honorary Life Member of the Recruitment and Consulting Services Association in 2004.  Learn the Savage Truth.

Portrait image of Brodie SmithBrodie Smith

OBM Info4Business - Fair Work Ombudsman

Brodie Smith was recently appointed as the Regional Manager, Regional Services and Targeting (NT) for the Fair Work Ombudsman.  Functions of the office include promoting harmonious, productive and cooperative workplace relations and ensuring compliance with Australian Government workplace laws.  Learn about changes to Australia’s workplace relations system, rights and obligations, complaints or contraventions of workplace laws, awards and agreements.  Keep your business informed.

Portrait image of Steve DavisSteve Davis - The Future of Marketing

Steve Davis is senior consultant at Patrick Baker and Associates Pty Ltd.  Using his wealth of knowledge and experience in the sales and marketing arena, Steve has expertise in conducting web 2.0 workshops that help businesses gain new and repeat sales.  Steve has become the ’go to man’ for many businesses wanting to tap into a global marketplace of hundreds of millions of potential customers, or simply engage more effectively with local customers.  Steve is also a regular commentator on one of Adelaide’s leading talkback radio shows, discussing internet issues and website-related matters.  Learn how to craft marketing strategies using social media to drive your business.


Portrait image of Tanya HaTanya Ha

Switch On Your Business = Save $

Tanya Ha is a writer, television presenter, environmentalist and sustainable living advocate. She is best known in the award-winning SBS reality TV series Eco House Challenge, the author of the acclaimed eco-guide book Greeniology and as a media commentator on environmental issues.  Tanya is the co‑founder of Planet Ark, where she developed an online encyclopaedia of recycling information.  She also serves on the Boards of Sustainability Victoria, Keep Australia Beautiful and was a nominated delegate of the Australia 2020 Summit.  Learn eco-business tips!  Switch on your business and save money!

Portrait image of Tracey FellowsTracey Fellows

OBM Leadership Showcase

Tracey Fellows is the Managing Director, Microsoft Australia.  She is responsible for Microsoft’s overall business in Australia.  Tracey has more than 20 years experience working in the IT industry and has held a variety of positions in Dell and IBM.  Be inspired by this outstanding leader! Get the most from your employees and gain tools, processes and new approaches to help you more effectively lead your team.

Portrait image of Wendy MorisonWendy Morison

The 3 Ps - People, Planning, Productivity

Wendy Morison is an experienced human resources (HR) facilitator and public speaker with expertise in workforce planning, organisational change and development, ethics and HR strategies.  Wendy has worked in both public and private sectors in senior HR positions and is a former director of the Australian Human Resources Institute. Wendy is currently the General Manager of Strategic Alliances and Academy for Infohrm.  Learn how to build your human resources and workforce capabilities.

Portrait image of Mark SchultzMark Schultz

OBM & SED Consulting Group Business Sustainability Forum

'Sustainability and Growth: Lessons from the Past and Strategies for the Future’.  This seminar will focus on key success factors for sustainability and growth that will give your business practical strategies to adopt.  It’s time to re-energise, re-commit and rejuvenate your business.  This event will assist your performance and financial results.