Ready for the New Year?

Ready for the New Year?

Posted on Nov 29, 2016

Whilst the New Year may still seem a little far away there are a couple of things you can do right now to prepare yourself for it, especially before getting caught up in the Xmas/End of Year rush. Find a time when you’re less likely to be interrupted and consider the items below: Prioritise Sometimes […]

I Can’t Do It

I Can’t Do It

Posted on Oct 27, 2016

We can spend a lot of time telling ourselves that we can’t do something and listing the many reasons why. Sadly we can sometimes be our own worst enemy when it comes to achieving something new. And it can be difficult to overcome these negative thoughts and stay motivated when your mind is full of […]

The Power of Checklists

The Power of Checklists

Posted on Sep 29, 2016

In any business there are certain processes that are done over and over again and for these items checklists serve a very useful purpose. They can keep processes consistent, prevent mistakes and be beneficial in a number of other ways. Even if you’re currently using checklists there may be some areas you haven’t considered using […]

Take Your Own Advice

Take Your Own Advice

Posted on Aug 30, 2016

If you could travel back in time and meet your younger self, then no doubt you would have lots of advice to share. You would probably tell them what mistakes to avoid, what worked well and how some experiences (even though they were painful) had turned into valuable learning lessons or unexpected opportunities. I imagine […]

Time Saving Templates

Time Saving Templates

Posted on Jul 28, 2016

Templates are one of the most useful tools you can have in your business. Not only do they save you time (even if it’s just a few precious minutes) but they also help you maintain a consistent and professional image of your business. Take a moment to check if you have the following templates covered: […]

Choose the Right Tools

Choose the Right Tools

Posted on Jun 30, 2016

There are a huge range of options when it comes to running your business and your life. This ranges from electronic software and apps through to paper diaries, planners and whiteboards. How effective these tools are for you is dependent on the way you like to work and the outcome you wish to achieve, so […]

Feel Free to Change Your Goals

Feel Free to Change Your Goals

Posted on May 18, 2016

This blog is dedicated to my sister who at a young age had the courage to change a major career goal when she realised it didn’t suit her, even though she felt a lot of pressure to see it through to completion.

I’ve always admired her for making that decision and she has now truly found her place in the world as a result.

When Clients Leave

When Clients Leave

Posted on Apr 18, 2016

It can be very disheartening when clients leave your business, especially when they’ve been with you for a long time.

It’s also hard not to take it personally, even if there is a very good reason why they are leaving. So what do you do when a client decides they no longer need your service and/or product?

Mailing List Mistakes

Mailing List Mistakes

Posted on Mar 18, 2016

Marketing to a mailing list is a useful way to stay in touch with clients and generate new business. However, to use it successfully you also need to be mindful of the impression you’re creating, every time you hit the send button.

Here are some ways you may create the wrong impression and impact on your success:

The Keys to Your Success

The Keys to Your Success

Posted on Feb 17, 2016

This is dedicated to the inspiring people I work with, who allow me to push them out of their comfort zones and explore new ideas.

I am constantly inspired by their courage and achievements, especially when tackling very personal issues and I count myself extremely lucky to be on their exciting journeys with them.