Why do you do what you and does it matter?

Why do you do what you and does it matter?

At a recent networking event, a question was asked “Is it important that you know your why? And to even have a why?” There were lots of opinions on this from the panel, from “Yes, duh, of course it’s important,” to “I’m not...
Are you afraid of being heard?

Are you afraid of being heard?

Do you stop yourself from expressing an opinion on social media? Have you ever had an idea for a blog post, but didn’t write it because you thought it was too controversial? I know I have. And yet the entire premise for my business is helping women be seen and...
Choosing your first business

Choosing your first business

The reason it took me three years of thinking, planning and learning to launch my business, wasn’t because launching a business is difficult. In fact the entry barriers for new online businesses today have never been lower, especially if your business is service...
How to promote your business online without Facebook?

How to promote your business online without Facebook?

I have to admit that I’ve become very dependent on Facebook for all my online marketing. My work on SEO has fallen by the wayside, blog posts have been rare and I’ve done very little on my other social media channels. I convinced myself that I didn’t...
What I learnt during 36 hours in Facebook “jail”

What I learnt during 36 hours in Facebook “jail”

I woke up on Friday morning to a message from Facebook, when I tried to login, that my account was showing signs of suspicious activity and that I had to upload a photo of my face to verify my identity. I did as I was told, but the next message made my blood run cold...
There is no tougher job – When business meets baby

There is no tougher job – When business meets baby

This is a guest post from my friend, Rachel Allan Рmarketing consultant, author and mum. Rachel has been balancing running her business, leading community groups and mothering her daughter, Sophie, for the last five and a half years Рa feat I am in awe...