Dark tourism is not a new trend, but it can be misunderstood. Following the release of HBO’s new show Chernobyl, dark tourism is at the forefront of everyones minds. Learn more about this tourism trend
Sparrowly Group has been in business for four years, Giovanna Lever reflects on the biggest learnings of running a small business and shares her four fundamental business insights…
Innovation...one of the key buzzwords in the business industry, but how many businesses actually know what it means and how to apply it? Hear what our intern Aidan has to say about it…
“You don’t build it for yourself. You know what people want, and you build it for them.” – Walt Disney
This statement seems so obvious, yet it regularly doesn’t happen. Understanding your customer and being responsive to customer needs will be the difference between a business that fails (or just gets by) or thrives.
As 2019 begins, Sparrowly Group have idenified five tourism trends to watch out for. Find out more!
After conducting a comprehensive research program into Accessible Tourism, both documented and anecdotal experience based, Sparrowly Group has identified that it is time for a change and that the Australian Tourism industry needs to act now.
There is a lot of talk about emotional intelligence in the workplace but let’s distill it down to a basic principle which can be too often forgotten, and they are, quite simply manners.
I don’t care if you are the Queen of England or someone starting out in your career or new business, if you are brave enough, if someone has recommended that we would be a good fit to meet (with no strings attached), then I will always make the time.
Sparrowly Group has been keeping a close eye on the 2018 travel trends. Read on to see what’s been leaving a lasting impression.
Founder and managing director of Sparrowly Group, Giovanna Lever’s personal letter to small business owners. She has helped many small to medium sized businesses become profitable, retain happy customers/clients and scale successfully.
Whilst we all know that acquisition is far more costly than retention, it seems when it comes to retention, it is put into the too hard basket or seen as a low priority.
Agritourism is any activity where agriculture and tourism intersect. Hear what we have to say!
Now that the New Year hype is over and the pressure for new starts is off, let’s get real about creating goals and bring it back to basics.
Professional breakups don’t necessarily mean a disaster. Well managed and with both parties best interests as the focus, can, in most cases lead to a more positive outcome long term.
Sparrowly Group Founder and Managing Director, Giovanna Lever shares why all destinations and the hospitality industry should look to Tasmania and learn.
Why do adults struggle to say those two powerful words - I'm sorry?
Why do so many adults struggle with knowing their why? What happens between seven and adult hood?
Why is it so important to create a culture of trust?
It is so important for people to take breaks in their daily life to remain productive. Hear what Giovanna has to say about this relating to her small business
For small business owners it is important to create connections. Hear some tips of how to create genuine two-way value in your business relationships
Do you invest enough time into your professional growth? Learn more about helpful learning opportunities that will continue to help you grow in your career
Fear is inevitable at some point in our lives. Hear what our guest blogger Jane has to say about fear and ways to overcome it for your small business operations
Blocks in your career can arise at the worst times leading you to change. Our guest writer Annabel explains the ways she overcame change to reinvent herself
Are you doing collaboration effectively? Hear what Giovanna has to say about effective traits to consider when collaborating in small business
Most women are proud of their multi-tasking abilities but are they causing themselves unnecessary stress by trying to handle too many things at once? Read more
Japan is fast becoming one the most popular destinations for Australian tourists to come to, but why? Learn more about this great nation and it's tourism growth
We are living in an era where our phone is glued to us. Hear what a leadership coach has to say about why its important to stay away from our phone in meetings
The tourism industry grows continuously each year where new trends are discovered regularly. Hear what is current in the industry in 2017 from Sparrowly Group
Sometimes all you need is confidence and ambition to achieve the goals you want. Hear how a business entrepreneur created an opportunity for her career
Fear of missing out in the workplace is more common than you think.Hear what female entrepreneur Giovanna has to say about her experience with professional FOMO