Do things in a way that’s right for you.

Are the type of person who tries to do things in a way that’s right for you? Or do you try to emulate others and their methods? Sometimes in life we look for guidance. When we are running our own business and trying to organise all the other elements of our...

Do you dress for success?

I was reading an article the other day about formal attire, and how the idea of the formal ‘power suit’ is fading away. I am by no means any sort of stylist, but it got me thinking. What does it mean to you to dress for success? Personally, I don’t...

Why wellbeing is crucial when you run a business.

Do you agree that as a business owner, wellbeing is crucial? Or do you think it stands alone, separate from your business? What do you think? My coaching clients come for 1:1 sessions because they are confused and can’t see how to move forward. They’re frustrated, and...

A fear of public speaking

As small business owners, learning from each other is such an important part of the entrepreneurship journey. Today we are delighted and honoured to feature one of our community members – Katie Hone of The Coloursmith – and her story of facing, and...

How to deal with challenges and bounce back.

Over the last few days, I’ve been thinking about what an entrepreneur, and particularly one hoping to be successful, should do when the going gets tough. How do you deal with challenges and bounce back? When you’re trying to build a fledgling business, and...

Dealing with Imposter Syndrome as an entrepreneur.

Dealing with Imposter Syndrome as an entrepreneur can be a real challenge. Many business dreams die because of it, and because of a chronic lack of confidence – or a combination of the two. We feel paralysed sometimes by fear. It stops us from taking action and...