1.8 million Australians watched as the auction hammer landed last night for Channel Nine’s 11th season of The Block aka The Blocktagon. With a wildly successful comeback in ratings, this season of The Block got back to basics; cutting the eliminations and focussing only on the couples and the renovations. And it seems to have […]
How we created a healthy company culture At ServiceSeeking.com.au we have a unique office culture. It’s not the typical corporate culture. We’d like to think that some of our success is attributed to our great working environment, and the awesome people it attracts – and keeps. ServiceSeeking.com.au started in a garage, and with each milestone […]
ServiceSeeking.com.au will be running research experiments over the course of the year to measure the Return On Investment of different forms of marketing available for local businesses, and compare to the ROI of ServiceSeeking.com.au. We found a few businesses around Australia to be willing participants, and we’ll pay for their advertising costs and measure the […]
Tradies are quickly embracing technology to quote faster and win more jobs. Check out the following article published in The Courier Mail and Daily Telegraph about “terds” or tradie nerds who rely on their mobile devices to quote on the go.
“If a trades person shows up late, or not at all, should the customer have the right to charge them for late fees or no show fees as other places do e.g doctors, if you have to cancel your appointment without 24 hr notice?” This question got our FB fans a-buzzing. Here are some of […]
We’ve had our fair share of odd job requests. Have a look at some of the strangest ones we’ve come across! Forget about the pain your wife is feeling because she’s about to give birth, all that yelling and screaming is so not cool. Sit back, relax and hire an “expert” who can takeover. Lingerie, really? […]
The recent Roy Morgan “Image of Professions” survey has revealed that accountants are among the top trusted service providers. They come in at #11 behind well-respected professions like doctors, nurses, and school teachers – not a bad result! 49% of respondents believed that accountants are both ethical and honest. Guess that makes sense considering we’re […]
There’s a new breed of tradies: Tradie Nerds, fondly labelled Terds. Technology is increasingly becoming the tool of the trade for many construction workers. They’ve swapped their “brick” Nokia phones for slimline smart-phones and have learnt that by moving online they’re not only saving on admin resources, but increase their chances of winning new work […]