Personal brand is very on trend, and everyone has an opinion and are instant expert. Much is talked about creating a strong personal brand for yourself establishes you as a natural leader and opens doors – but why is it so important and how can we leverage this? I wanted to find out the inside skinny on personal branding.
I loved writing this newsletter this week as Its a subject close to my heart. Here’s my 6 business survival tips to get you through the christmas holidays without losing your mind or your business. Believe me I have more tips but didn’t want to blow your mind with all of them! I had two little people, a full time self employed job …
Success. It’s a funny word with a thousand different meanings. Very rarely can one word mean so many different things to so many different people. What does it mean to you?
FOMO, or the Fear Of Missing Out, is the subconscious phenomenon that you’ve made a poor decision and the result is that you’re missing out on a potentially life changing social event. Of course, chances are it won’t be life changing at all, but your mind tells you otherwise as it tricks you into thinking a great discovery will be unveiled or an announcement will be made.
It’s easy to have a fixed mindset. We all do it. In a fixed mindset, people believe their basic qualities, like their intelligence or talent, are simply fixed traits. They spend their time documenting their intelligence or talent instead of developing them. They also believe that talent alone creates success—without effort. They are so wrong. But we were all brought up to think …
It’s exactly a year today that I launched Master Fixer. Happy Birthday to me! 🙂
I never thought of myself as a coach, I have a brilliant and varied career. It sort crept up on me and now it feels like the most natural thing in the world and I have never been happier. Listen to my first ever podcast here >>http://bit.ly/2zb6SUv
Here are my top 12 take aways and what I have learned in my first 12 months in business.
Do you sit there in the evening with your phone or device (or both) pinging and buzzing away – your partner/ husband / wife or child looks daggers at you as they think you’re “playing” on Facebook and have NO IDEA you are running your business and it just doesn’t stop because they want some one-on-one time! So lets explore some simple top tips how not to freak yourself out with notification fatigue without losing your mind or your business.
It took me 30 years of semi coaching peers, colleagues, friends to realise that it was my “thing,” the work that didn’t feel like work. A mass of experience, several recessions later, a ton of business qualifications and whole lot of fun, enter stage left the “thing” I was always meant to do. A calling, no that sounds too “woo woo.” The business that felt real to me, the work that I was always meant to do. That really did have dramatic impact and helped transform people’s lives as it transformed their business.
I talk about business goals all the time. I talk about income goals all the time. I talk about life goals a lot!
I jumped on a call this lunchtime and heard a coach I find super inspiring talk about a different set of goals and it got me thinking. He talked about 4 new ones I hadn’t even considered.
Running your own business is the dream of many people. Being your own boss, setting your own hours and working tirelessly on something that you actually love doing. But it’s certainly not for the faint hearted. Long hours, no guarantee of income and managing yourself all take sheer grit and determination. Do you have what it takes to succeed? Here are some of the top qualities you need to run a business, and a successful one at that.