How you can talk to anyone about your business

I always used to think that people who started their own business must be naturally confident.  They must be natural entrepreneurs with the communication skills to match.  I reasoned that anyone with the confidence to start their own business must have the confidence to talk to anyone. Then I started my own business.  I didn’t […]

Reach your audience by sharing what you love

When I ask people what they struggle with when it comes to producing content for their business, I usually get one of two answers.  Some people have ideas but when they put them down on paper it just sounds wrong.  There is a solution to that, but that’s for another blog. Far and away the […]

Is your business ready for the school holidays?

There’s a part of me that really looks forward to the school holidays, especially in the summer.  My eldest son is still quite little so is usually exhausted by the end of term.  During term time I’m constantly rushing them out of the house or shouting because their shoes have mysteriously vanished.  During the school […]

How you can make it easy to take a break

Going on holiday is generally a good idea.  If you aren’t convinced by that have a read of my last blog – hopefully it will change your mind.  When you have a family going away, or at least having a few days off, is practically compulsory. Of course, knowing that you’re going to take a break is […]

Do you need to get out of your own way?

Everyone has challenges in business.  If you’re not being challenged, you’re not growing.  The thing is, everyone faces challenges differently.  Some treat them as an obstacle to be overcome, others as an excuse.  We’ve all had those moments when we throw their hands up and say ‘I can’t do it’ when you could if you asked for help. […]