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 …

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 …

The Difference Between Starting a Business and Creating a Job for Yourself

When people start their entrepreneurial journey they are excited about being their own boss, working where and when they choose and being in control of their own income. Getting to choose clients and projects they love. After a few months the reality sets in. They start to realise that they have created themselves another job. One that sucks up all their time and energy. One Read More …

How My Work From Home Routine Has Changed

There’s no getting away from it, there have been some huge changes over the last couple of months. With the children homeschooled and work constantly changing, the need to adapt has never been more important. Working from home can be distracting at the best of times if you let it, but now we have a permanent full house I’ve had to completely change how I Read More …

Recognising Your Procrastination Habits

“Not everything that is faced can be changed. But nothing can be changed until it is faced.” — James Baldwin We all occasionally put off doing something. When it becomes a habit and a pattern in our everyday existence, it becomes a problem. I don’t feel like … I don’t want to … I’ll do it tomorrow… It’s not as important as… These are all phrases Read More …

10 Steps On How To Budget As a Freelancer

You may ask: “Surely budgeting is the same whether you are a freelancer, employed or a contractor?” Yes, the basics of budgeting are the same. However, budgeting as a freelancer is not necessarily done in the same way as employed people. The basics of budgeting You need to know how much is coming in and from where, you also need to know how much is Read More …

You Can Create the Time You Need

You are not a helpless victim of time. It doesn’t run away with you. You choose how to spend your time, who you spend it with, and you need to take responsibility for what your choices create in your life and business. Will there be times when these statements don’t feel true? Definitely! You might deal with health issues that reduce your available time to Read More …

Part 2 : Achieving Your Dreams

Following on from part 1, how being uncomfortable is a part of achieving your dreams. As we’ve said, your comfort zone is a space we’ve created ourselves over the years. We don’t realise we’ve become trapped in the space because we’ve become so accustomed to the way it makes us feel. It keeps us from realising how we’ve been limiting our possibility to grow.   Read More …