Monthly Archives: January 2020

3.5 Questions to Ask Yourself BEFORE You Follow that Shiny New Object!

No 8 in my decade of solo business learning is – You need FOCUS to work for yourself. There’s lots of bright shiny objects to distract you, all cunningly disguised as being a busy business owner!  When I wrote this, I was reflecting on distraction, and how easy it is to go down a rabbit hole when you work […]

You are the Most Important Asset in Your Business – Be Kind to Yourself

This is number 1 in my ‘A decade of small business learning’ for a reason. I didn’t recognise it and I certainly wasn’t nice to myself, the consequence of which was quite serious.  For the first time ever, I had a genuine overwhelming experience of something you could call depression or burn-out or chronic fatigue. I’m not […]

A Decade of Small Business Learning

When I started to explore having my own business, I was completely and utterly unprepared for the reality! I was sure my corporate experience would stand me in good stead, and it did to a degree, but I still had so much to learn. Here is a list of some of the things I’ve learned, if you’d like to hear more detail […]