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Building A Cathedral

As some of you may know, we’re big fans of Simon Sinek and his incredible book Start With Why (2009), so much so that we’ve published several excerpts from his book on our blog. Which is why, in honour of our 21 years in business this year, we wanted to explore the ‘cathedral’ we’ve been […]

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Nikki Wright and Jess Aquilina from Mezzanine Collaborate for Success

Collaborate for Success

What are brand and strategy workshops and why are they useful? We love workshops at Mezz – they’re a great platform for collaboration, creativity and critical thinking. To find valuable solutions you need to dive deep to uncover true insights, and that’s exactly what happens when you get a group of passionate people together for […]

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Congratulations to our $10K Project Grant Recipient – Sunny Street!

Sunny Street Provides Vital Medical Support to Vulnerable and Homeless Australians in Brisbane and the Sunshine Coast with the Goal to Grow Nationally!    Our entire community has amazed us with their positive impact projects, but Sunny Street Outreach Project was a cause we could not walk past!   Founded by Dr Nova Evans and Nurse Sonia Goodwin in 2018, Sunny Street is an incredible social […]

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Building the Uncover App

We knew there had to be a better way to find clarity and give direction to our clients, that was engaging, enjoyable and most importantly accurate. That's when we began to develop our Uncover app. It's been quite the journey to create this valuable tool to enhance our brand strategy experience. Along the way, we've made discoveries that have led to deep insights that inform all of our design decisions. Here are some notable points about our process...

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Redefining business with purpose – Part 3

If you want to build a meaningful, spirited brand that owns its space, and a company that truly acts in alignment with its values, focus on intrinsic motivation in your business and brand strategy. What drives your company at a human level? What drives your ideal customer? How can you create empathic alignment to bring out the best in each other? Nikki shares Part 3 of her blog series 'Redefining business with purpose'.

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Redefining business with purpose – Part 2

We all want to leave a legacy of some kind, or if not a legacy, at least something positive in our wake. We start out striving for betterment - a better way to serve, a more useful product, better solutions, a better connection, or maybe just simply striving for our own betterment every day. Purpose moves us towards meaning, drive, passion and fulfilment. It's the origin of collaboration, contribution, innovation, growth and a positive future. Nikki shares Part 2 when it comes to redefining purpose in business!

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Muneesh Wadhwa, Founder of Humanity In Business, Find Your Possible Podcast Episode 20

Find Your Possible – S1E20 feat. Humanity In Business – How purpose can transform leadership

This week, we had the privilege of chatting to Muneesh Wadhwa, the founder of Humanity In Business. In this episode, we talk about the character of a human-centered leader and what that looks like, how conscious leadership is revolutionising the businesses they're in, and also, how we can combat this lack of engagement in the workplace.

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Pursuing something more than just the ol’ 9–5 at Sydney’s NewCo Business Festival

The way that NewCo works as a business festival is that you plan your schedule on their mobile phone app and travel between each office space to sit in on a design thinking workshop, strategy session or receive a sizeable dose of inside knowledge with their respective business leader. What's different about these select companies is that they are intentionally harnessing their true and higher purpose which leads into creating positive change in our world – we're pretty excited that more and more businesses are pursuing something more than just the ol' 9–5.

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Find Your Possible – S1E17 feat. Dr Jason Fox – What inspires people to do great work?

Jason is a renowned speaker, Author and leadership advisor - specifically known for his research on motivation strategy and building for the future of work. He and his team at The Cleverness continually seek answers to the question - what inspires people to do great work? In this episode we chat to Jason about unlocking curiosity, meaningful progress, action + apathy, and focussing on the projects that matter.

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Brand Marketing Manager of Thankyou, Becky Chua, Mezzanine Find Your Possible Podcast EP16

Find Your Possible – S1E16 feat. Thankyou – Embodying purpose in your team culture

Many of you would have heard the inspiring story and idea behind Thankyou’s inception – but what we don’t always see is how this social enterprise embodies their driving purpose to eliminate global poverty into their everyday practice and team culture. We were excited to chat to their Brand Marketing Manager Becky Chua, about their people movement, bold initiatives, making great products and building something meaningful.

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Tash Ritz Brand Communication Manager at LUSH, LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics, Mezzanine Find Your Possible Podcast Ep 14

Find Your Possible – S1E14 feat. Lush Fresh Handmade Cosmetics – A campaigning company that deeply connects

In this episode Nikki and Mylan chat to Natasha Ritz, Brand communications manager at LUSH Fresh Handmade Cosmetics. LUSH identify as a campaigning company – their story is a real testament to purpose-driven business. Tash talks about their origins in activism and how that’s shaped and transformed their company over the years. LUSH have some pretty ballsy […]

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Michael Bradley, Marque Lawyers, Purpose Driven Business, Mezzanine Find Your Possible Podcast Ep13

Find Your Possible – S1E13 feat. Marque Lawyers – Changing the game and forging a new path

Michael really normalises the realities of building a purpose-driven business, one that’s trying to change the game while they play the game. Uncertainty and change occurs on a daily basis and you’re bound to make mistakes – now 8 years down the track, his message is to keep going.

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