Find Balance Between Work And Family, Before You Burnout.

Does this sound familiar? Joan is a busy mom who works full-time with a side hustle as a party planner. Some days, she feels overwhelmed and pulled in twenty different directions all at once. She’s started sleeping less and skipping meals so she can get it all done. Although she may not realise it now, Joan is on the fast-track to burnout. Unfortunately, burnout can Read More …

Protect Your Time By Learning to Say “No”

Some choices you make about your time seem automatic. You probably spend a certain amount of time taking showers and performing basic self-care activities.  Everything else though, comes down to you determining priorities and making a choice. It’d be wonderful if you were able to say “yes” to projects and people that fill you with excitement and deliver the best possible profit. But in order Read More …

What’s Undermining Your Confidence?

Willow was a graphic designer working for a large agency. She enjoyed the work but she wanted a more flexible schedule. She wanted to strike out on her own and launch a graphic design business, but she was terrified of taking the leap. Sound familiar? When someone asked her what was holding her back, Willow said it was a lack of confidence. Without confidence, it’s Read More …

12 Ways to Welcome More Gratitude Into Your Life Every Day

  “It’s a funny thing about life, once you begin to take note of the things you are grateful for, you begin to lose sight of the things that you lack.”  ― Germany Kent Embracing gratitude to create more abundance and clarity will require creating new habits, commitment and focus. Here are twelve ideas for maximizing your efforts, to make your new lifestyle as joyful and Read More …

Is Being Visible Enough? – Using Your Brand and Story to Build Trust

The point you may realise is that while we like to say that business is not personal, it is. Business is how you feed your family. Business is how the world turns. Business is what you spend most of your day doing. Your business is how people solve their problems. It is emotional, and there is an art to being able to create the right Read More …

7 Mistakes You’re Making That is Holding Back Your Business

Don’t fret, you are not alone, in fact, I think I do at least 3 of these mistakes.  Occasionally I feel on top of the world and am crushing it with my marketing and business, but more often than not I am forgetting a few tasks. As the great Benjamin Franklin once said, “If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.” With all the Read More …

Tell Your Brand Story

What’s Your Brand Story? Let’s consider your brand story. When you tell your story, it’s important to ensure that it relates to your audience. Yes, the story is about you partly, but it’s really about your audience or customer. You want to tell them about yourself in a way they can relate too. It is not a ‘this is your life’ type story running chronologically Read More …