Is your timing off?

Linda Business, Life Stuff Leave a Comment

Is there every a “right time”? Do you just think your timing is off? Do you have time to do the thing you’d love to do? Or do you use time as an excuse? I now know that if you want something done just give it to a busy person! Time is used by many as an excuse. When my …

Christmas at Costa in November?

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Christmas has come early at Costa! There I was – I had 40 minutes to kill. Seriously though when do working mums ever had 40 minutes to kill! So there I was – a medium skinny cappuccino was on my mind and they got me, I fell for it – the marketing angle and I fell – hook line and …

Are you financially in control?

Linda Business, Efficiency 3 Comments

Be realistic about how much you will need to live When planning your retirement, set yourself a monthly budget equal to your projected retirement income and try to live on it. Be realistic about what your monthly expenditure will be. You may be spending less on commuting daily , but you will have more leisure time and increased socialising normally …

3 reasons to leave a legacy

Linda Business, Goals Leave a Comment

Legacy is often considered in financial terms, also in values and integrity. It was just me and 2 little girls for over 10 years, I did not wear the single mum as badge a badge of honour I just got on with it! My reason was always just about them. Like many I worked hard, very hard, there wasn’t room …

Be kind to yourself!

Linda Business, Life Stuff, Productivity Leave a Comment

Take control and remember to be kind to yourself… Taking control of your life is getting in touch with your values, setting meaningful goals and identifying your vision. To be in control of where life is taking you means being more productive, dealing more effectively with stress, having the ability to solve problems, handing change and developing healthy optimism. Start …

5 simple ways to stand out on LinkedIn

Linda Business, Marketing Leave a Comment

Ok so I could be all professional and recommend 5 very sensible ways to stand out and they would be: Killer attention grabbing headline Fabulous photo Over 500 genuine & brilliant contacts (not rent a crowd) Brilliant and well written testimonials Structured experience that evidences the execution of exacting deliverables Well that was simple, so why don’t we? All of …

Cheesy to retire at 50!

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Cheese matures with age….not my cheese. He’s decided and I’ve promised… better get my skates on. I attended a great and thought-provoking FREE training on Monday – Carie Lyndene – The Success Coach. She made some great points, some brilliant points, and the biggest takeaway was this. I have life goals, personal targets, business targets, not really a bucket list …