What’s the deal with self-employment among women? It’s no secret – the number of women-owned businesses in the UK is growing at a rapid rate and has been for the past few years. According to research by the Women’s Business Council, self-employment in the UK is at the highest level in 40 years, with much… Read More ➸

Have you ever felt that you don’t fit in? You know that feeling… the one that makes you think no matter where you go or who you talk to, you are not normal! Well, the good news is this: Everyone is weird. There is no such thing as normal – hooray! Don’t believe me? Well… Read More ➸

“Oh oh oho It’s Magic you know…” Pilot sang these words in 1974. That song has been covered many times, but the magic is still there. Last year I was helping a friend at an event. The chap in the stall next to us was a magician. Oh, the excitement I felt when I thought… Read More ➸

You’ve been working your socks off on your business, have you thought about how much progress you’ve made? If you are anything like me probably not! Here’s a super idea to get you knowing for sure, with only six simple steps to take. It’s helped me so much in my own development. Let’s get practical…… Read More ➸

Being a Well-being Practitioner and Business owner can be lonely at times. There is seldom another person to ask a question of or to simply sense-check with. However, working on your own needn’t be lonesome! Yes, working on your own can be fun and yes you can be full of resources too… It’s ok that… Read More ➸

As a practitioner or business owner, how many times have you heard the phrase “I can’t afford you, can we swap?” or even worse “Can you do that for free?” It took me a long time to realise that when someone uses phrases like that, what they really mean is “I don’t value you”. What… Read More ➸

I’m not much of a gardener. So what has possessed me to write a blog about what a garden can do for you? And how does that relate to business? More than you think! A number of articles in Psychology Today talk about the benefits of gardening. Some of which include relaxation, learning to live… Read More ➸

We all want to make the most of our waking life and yet we spend so much time asleep! The maths is easy: based on the average person sleeping 8 hours a night, that’s one-third of a day in dreamland. The average person, like you, dreams 4-7 times during an eight-hour sleep. You are probably… Read More ➸

We all know that clients are the ‘bread and butter’ of our business. We also know that our ideal clients, our divine audience, are the jam in the business sandwich. The big question: how to find them, especially in today’s world of constant changes? Getting clear In the beginning, I thought, sell, sell, sell. Tell… Read More ➸

Reflection is a great tool, until you look in the mirror! It’s taken a long old road (and a lot of support) to get to the point today when I can look back over the year and think “Wow, I really did that. I really did well!” Being proud of achievements earned over the last… Read More ➸