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Geoff Lavender


Geoff Lavender, based in Melbourne, branched out to consulting after a long career in the health sector.

He is a keen problem-solver and has struck an impressive work-life balance with his small balance where his family a priority and his business only taking on clients he’s excited to work with. Find out more about how he got there:What is it that your business does?
"Strategic planning, workshop facilitation, executive professional development, and writing."When did you start your business?
"Twelve years ago following 20-plus years in the Victorian public sector, mainly in health."How did your business come to life?
"From very small beginnings the business has deliberately stayed small. Then, as now, I worked when opportunities arose or when approached by colleagues.This is a business that has to work around two great passions: grandchildren and travel (subject to Covid)!"What is your favourite thing about what you do?
"Helping people to solve challenging problems. Or, if not exactly solve those especially intractable problems, at least make progress with them!"What is your superpower?
"Building and maintaining relationships."What are you loving most about Thriday?
"Simplifying invoicing and record-keeping."What's next for you and your business?
"Continue to enjoy life!"

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