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Category: Client Stories

The latest stories, news and helpful updates from the team at Waypoint.

Archie Rose – Client Story

Archie Rose – Client Story

The Archie Rose Distilling Co has developed a big reputation for a small, independent distillery. It’s not easy going up against the might of the distilling giants, but the drinking public has shown, that despite economic uncertainty, they will pay for quality and something a little bit different. And that’s precisely what Archie Rose produces from their Sydney base – quality Gin, Whisky and Vodka.

BLK Box – Client Story

BLK Box – Client Story

Belfast based BLK Box is an incredible business that goes from strength to strength. They sell their own brand gym equipment to the public and to gyms across the World. They also design and create complete gym facilities for gym owners that don’t want to compromise on quality. As a result of our work together, BLK Box have solved some very real operational issues.

Sweet Beginnings – Client Story

Sweet Beginnings – Client Story

Sweet Beginnings is a social enterprise that provides employment opportunities to men and women who have recently been released from prison. As you can imagine, reintegration into society can be difficult and despite serving their time, the legacy of their crime can make employment hard to come by. Sweet Beginnings owner Bob Miller saw this and wanted to do something.

Lancaster Consulting – Client Story

Lancaster Consulting – Client Story

We worked with Adam and his team to understand the current process for managing projects. This involved a mix of spreadsheets and paper based documentation. Once we got to grips with the current way of working we were able to develop a new process that would give Adam the visibility needed to manage the day-to-day operations and plan for the future.

AFI Branding – Client Story

AFI Branding – Client Story

Adding real time inventory capabilities to AFI Branding’s custom production system means they can now track every raw material and finished product with ease. No more jumping between different spreadsheets to try to get a handle on stock levels. And, the real-time element is huge for them. In the past, they had to wait until the ‘end of period’ to get accurate reporting which of course, in many cases was too late to make any corrective decisions.

Why we are embracing a shorter work week

Why we are embracing a shorter work week

We’ve been inspired by recent research to operate on a shorter than standard work week, working dynamic hours based on demand.

A recent Melbourne Institute of Applied Economic and Social Research study of 6500 Australians found that cognitive function steadily increased for every hour worked up to 25 hours a week. But the study revealed that for every hour worked beyond 25 hours, cognitive function steadily declined.

How to choose the right career for work-life balance

How to choose the right career for work-life balance

Most of us want an amazing job. It pays well and allows for that “work-life” balance offered by employers looking to attract the best talent. But what does work-life balance actually look like? And how do we know when we have achieved this elusive nirvana?

Let me explain the four factors I think most people should consider when just starting out, or thinking about a change in career.

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