In this short and inspiring video, Oprah reminds us of the power of being grateful, even for the most basic things. I remember the moment when the concept of gratit... More
As an entrepreneur you are often required to wear many hats, especially when you start your business. All of a sudden you are a bookkeeper, a marketer, a sales person... More
I love to test new things that can help me to grow the FEA and make things more effective, and so earlier on this year I decided to test out something I'd seen other ... More
[Tweet "When you know you're not doing all that you're capable of, you feel it, and it's not a good feeling."]
When we look around in nature, we see that the e... More
Back in 2011 I had a profound realisation, that if I wanted to live a successful life and achieve amazing things, I had to start by programming my mind for success! B... More
What do Zappos, Starbucks, Wal-Mart, Nasty Gal, and Tory Burch have in common? Aside from being incredibly successful businesses, they’ve all written and published ... More
This time last year I was in the middle of the pre-launch of the Members' Club.
I was trying to build up excitement and hype around what I was about to launch, at ... More
Have you ever watched a motivational video that just made you want to cry from sheer enthusiasm? This is one of those videos...
The speaker in this video is a ma... More
As an entrepreneur with big dreams, at some point you are going to be faced with the reality that to grow, you are going to have to have a team. Hiring, managing, and d... More
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TAKE STOCK OF YOUR GOALS
Here we are approaching the end of the year already! Now is a good time to take stock of where you’re at with your 2014 goals.
When you hear the term “branding,” what comes to mind? Is the concept vague, ambiguous and multi-armed like Kali? Does it seem confusing, potentially daunting, some... More
Have you ever had a hunch to do something and so you followed it and something amazing happened? Let me give you an example...
I once wanted to interview Michael G... More
All of us have a website (or at least I hope we do!)
But not all of us have a successful website... i.e. people come to your website and then they click off it wit... More
Social media is a beast.
Every single one of us needs to be utilising social media, but the truth is that it can be so darn overwhelming and time consuming to do... More
A while ago a learned a lesson that changed my life...
If you want to be successful you have to program your mind for success.
This changed my life.
I realised t... More
I know that headline is dramatic, but we've got some serious stuff to discuss...
As we set out on our venture to build a business, one of our biggest aims is to get lo... More
Before I begin, I must start with the "why." After all, that is the most essential piece for every single business! So I'm sure you are asking, "Well, 'why' is a market... More
I love a good brand, in fact, I'm a sucker for them...
Recently I was in Target with my boyfriend who was looking for some Bar Keepers Friend, so I started to peruse t... More
Open up your planner right now. Is there a big goal or project on there you’ve been meaning to do for weeks, but keep putting off?
Sure, it’s easy to go along with... More
I have a question for you:
If I asked you to tell me in one (short) sentence why you do what you do, would you be able to give me a good answer?
If the answer is ye... More
It's October which means 2 big things:
1) It's Halloween time... so carve out the pumpkin!
2) We're into the last quarter of the year (yikes!)
So this month ... More
Do you ever feel like you’re still searching for your business soulmate? That client who fits perfectly with your business - the one who would do cartwheels for the ... More
Wow. We're into the last quarter of 2014 (or at least we will be tomorrow!).
I'm pretty convinced that time is speeding up! Where has this year gone? Does anyone else ... More
Every week I try my best to uncover new inspiring videos that I can share with you and that will also help me too.
Some times I'll stumble across a video and be soooo ... More
YOU HAVEN'T HAD A DAY OFF...EVER
When you work for yourself - and especially if you work from home - the lines between work and lif... More
The entrepreneurial path can be an awesome one for introverts.
Owning your own business sounds like paradise for many introverts. After all, by definition, we introve... More
Recently I went on a one day business mastermind in San Diego with Pat Flynn, founder of Smart Passive Income and Chris Ducker, best selling author of Virtual Freedom.
This weekend I went to the beach and came across the picture below in a cute little shop and I had to take a picture to share it with you.
[Tweet "One day she wo... More
Whether you’re just starting out in business, or have been in business for years, you’ll have challenges. That’s just how it is. Challenges let us grow and they... More
Ever stop to wonder if all that time you’re spending on Facebook is actually doing something for your business? Or just WHERE are all your customers really coming... More
With Facebook moving to a pay-to-play model more than ever, small business owners are increasingly concerned about having to budget for reaching their audiences on this... More
It is Thursday again. Time for a blog! Sitting behind my desk, because it is time for a blog… Well, what is it going to be about?
*mindwanderingoff* "The weather i... More
Have you ever wanted to create a course or a program, and in your head it's this brilliant, amazing course that you know people will love, but then whenever you try to pu... More
In the chaos and excitement of running a business, it easy to forget about ourselves. These five mindset messages will help you to stay on track with your emotional wel... More
Being an entrepreneur can be tough, especially for young adults who may not be financially independent. If you want to make the jump into owning your own business b... More
You’ve seen those glossy, perfected photos of entrepreneurs smiling, working blissfully on their laptops in their sunny homes, right? They adorn blog posts and magazi... More
"I like to consider failures 'noble experiments.'"
—Chip Conley (MBA ’84), Founder of Joie de Vivre Hotels
The act and experience of failing are a constant topic ... More
Not only is it a new month, but we're about to enter the last quarter of the year! How do you feel about your year so far? Are you in need of a fresh burst of energy so... More
Blogs are a powerful tool for connecting with potential customers—haven’t we all bought something online just because we followed and loved its creator? But any ent... More
Do you ever feel like a workaholic? Like you just can't switch off from your business... even though you probably started it to have more time and freedom to live a life ... More
Ever feel more like the understudy than the leading lady in your own life? Like you’re always rehearsing and waiting backstage and never getting your chance to shine ... More
For the last 15 years, I’ve worked as an independent musician, touring the world and launching records. As a music industry insider, I learned that musicians are ma... More
I was once at an event when the speaker told a story
of a moment that would forever change the way he saw himself. He once was at a company event with his wife. Th... More
Your brand and the way you market it are two of the most important elements of business success. Your brand relies on its ability to attract and maintain its target a... More
Some of us are compelled to feel that we must have our "work face" and our "personal face" and we are often in a dilemma of having to wear a mask on some occasions to... More
There's something that every single one of us has to do successfully in order to build a brilliant business, and that is...
Good marketing is vital to th... More
When it comes to reaching my goals in life, I've always been of the opinion that if something might help me I'm willing to give it a go (even if it seems totally crazy!).... More
Given all the choices we have online to get the word out about what we do: Twitter, LinkedIn, Google+, Facebook, Pinterest, Blogging, Instagram and many more…Why add ... More
You may be wondering "why on earth do I need to learn how to become a brilliant writer? I'm an entrepreneur, not an author, I run a business, I don't write!"
I get it.... More