Business Basics Blueprint – Solopreneur Success Strategy – by Sharyn with a Why

When you started your Solo Business Journey you had a dream. Perhaps it was TIME freedom, or maybe FINANCIAL freedom, or even freedom to DO BUSINESS in your way or a mix of all three.

Business Efficiency for Entrepreneurs

Entrepreneurs concerns

Welcome to our blog. Here we share our thoughts, our ideas and our pet peeves, all centred on business efficiency for entrepreneurs. Why? Because we are both ex-corporate employees, albeit on different continents, who have experienced the benefits of large scale efficiency programmes. But we are both also entrepreneurs, running our own small business, and […]

Transcendent – Going Beyond

Transcendent – I woke up with this word buzzing around my head on Monday. I had a vague feeling of what it might mean but nevertheless, I looked in up in the dictionary.   The part of the definition that struck me the most was “Going Beyond”.   We are all stepping into unprecedented times and moving into […]

Who Would You Invite to Dinner?

Did you ever answer that question, if you could invite anyone in the world, living or dead, to dinner who would you invite?  I would invite:  Pythagoras – Mathematician and explorer of life,  Einstein – Scientist and explorer of life  David Phillips – A prominent European numerologist and explorer of life  Sydney Banks – The bringer of the 3 […]

Do You Colour Within the Lines?

My daughter and I spent hours colouring when she was little. It was one of the things we did together. Uninterrupted time, that was almost meditative. She became very good and coloured within the lines too at quite an early age. I am a very proud mama! I was reflecting on that this morning, thinking […]

What’s the Worst that can Happen?

We are only born with two instinctive fears: loud noises and falling. Every other fear is learned externally; by witnessing someone else’s fear or from our own life experiences.    That said, I’m not sure a day goes by when fear does not enter my thinking in some form or other, and it’s not usually […]

Don’t go shopping when you’re hungry: How to Choose a Coach

I often see small business owners in private groups, asking what steps they should take when hiring a coach or joining a mastermind group. Because I’ve just undertaken that very step, and because I’ve been burned in the past, and because I offer these services, so I know how I want my clients to feel, I thought I’d share my […]

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 […]