Articles in the Awards Category

Nice job Laurie!

Posted on 27 Sep 2013 | No Comments

When we work really hard to be our best, it is always nice to get a word of praise. Thank you so much to Kris Prokopowicz who sent us the following message: “Laurie, your attitude and your drive have taken you where you are and it is so very inspiring to see you grow and achieve the unachievable. WELL DONE!”
Thanks so much Kris  🙂

A well oiled machine…

Posted on 25 Sep 2013 | No Comments

The Canberra Furnished Accommodation team is going flat strap overhauling every system we have to make it as customer service friendly and efficient as possible. Even though the office, customer service and housekeeping areas already have systems which would make most SME’s green with envy, our focus on excellence keeps us working hard for constant improvement.
So why isn’t Laurie McDonald satisfied with a business which has already received multiple awards? Why not ‘set and forget’? Great question!

The McDonald family have a strong connection to elements of Japanese culture – in …

Telstra Awards “Winner” ACT 2013 Micro Business

Posted on 17 Jul 2013 | No Comments

We are so very thrilled to announce that we are the Telstra 2013 ACT Micro Business of the year.  This is a very prestigious award and the application process is gruelling.  We are honoured to be a member of the Telstra Alumni and looking forward to the learning opportunity that participating in the National Awards process will provide.
Thank you Telstra.
Click here to see Laurie McDonald’s acceptance speech.
Click here to see more information on the Telstra Business Awards.

Latte Magazine Article

Posted on 8 Apr 2013 | No Comments

What a fantastic way to start the working week 🙂
We were doing an online advertising audit this morning, in the form of a Google search on Canberra Furnished Accommodation and look what we found!
We didn’t even know this article had been published and are chuffed to have found it, especially as Laurie is a premium member and advocate of Business Chicks.
Click the link below to read the full article.