Carpets for Communities offers immediate intervention to give at risk children an education by empowering their mothers to produce eco fair trade products which sell globally.
I currently am the chair of the project and work closely with the board and national leadership team. I am especially interested in empowering others to find their passion and make a difference in the world. CfC is an amazing organisation, I encourage you to looks us up, get involved, or even buy a rug made by one of our wonderful women in Cambodia.
As a key member of the team at Alec Khoo & Associates Ive been involved in many many different aspects of helping people get clear around their money. We are a little different in our approach and basically we help people make money.
Alec Khoo & Associates is an accounting and wealth advisory firm with a holistic approach.
Holistic, for us, encompasses tax, investments, superannuation, insurance, mortgages, and business services, so, really, it's about bringing it all together in a single philosophy around understanding money.
Personally Researched better methods of Quality Control, discovered the Work of Deming and the Lean Philosophies and led program to implemented lean practices across the firm.
Planned and ran retreats for our leadership team to introduce new concepts and discuss system & organisational issues (2004, 2005, 2006, 2007)
Achieved a 40% growth in firm wide profit following the introduction of lean principals. Staff also recorded their highest ever satisfaction levels on staff feedback surveys following the introduction of lean.
Centralised Client Investment Portfolio information & Personal details into a Relational Database Management Systems.
Developed the business database over the coming 10 years.
(CRM, Timesheets & Integrated Billing, ATO compliant payroll, Task management, Accounting Workflow). System was build based on direct user input and I released regularly (weekly/fortnightly).