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Your Business Mindset

This is the business mindset section where you’ll find all sorts of useful tips and advice to help you think like a business owner and get over your wobbles.

You’ll find help with mind monkeys, confidence, imposter syndrome and business mindset – if your mindset is holding you back then this section is what you need.

Let The Money In

A funny thing happens with lots of business owners. They get all excited about setting up in business, selling things they love and making some money but they forget to let the money in. I know that sounds really weird but let me explain. There are lots of ways you...
How To Run Your Business When Chaos Reigns

How To Run Your Business When Chaos Reigns

At the time of writing, we're going through a global pandemic. You can't get much more chaotic than that! But it's not just lock-downs that cause chaos. Illness, bereavements, changes in...

Are Your Money Beliefs Hurting Your Business?

Are Your Money Beliefs Hurting Your Business?

I was teaching a class about Super Customers recently in my Brilliant Business Academy and a lady asked a really good question at the end. She said something along the lines of "I make keepsake...

I Should Have Waited For The Bus!

I Should Have Waited For The Bus!

Oh my goodness, what a morning! Chloe, my 11 year old, went back to school a couple of weeks ago after 3 years of being home-educated. Her decision and she absolutely loves it. Rather than put her...

How To Squish A Mind Monkey

How To Squish A Mind Monkey

Have you ever had a little voice in your head tell you 'you're not good enough', 'you're not clever enough', 'you're RUBBISH at business' or (in my case) 'you're a BAD mother'...? If so, brace yourself – you’ve just been attacked by a mind monkey. Mind monkeys are...

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3 Things To Do When You’re Feeling Stuck

3 Things To Do When You’re Feeling Stuck

Why does that happen? One day we're full of enthusiasm, bursting with energy and raring to go. We feel like we can take on the world! The next day we wake up and feel, well, STUCK! Like we've lost the plot. We feel blank, panicky and scared. We feel overwhelmed and...

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A Toy Pug Business Lesson

A Toy Pug Business Lesson

I wrote this while on holiday in beautiful Devon with my 8 year old daughter, Chloe. Something happened while we were away that made me think of you. It involves a toy pug dog. Bear with me on this one! One evening Chloe wanted to go to Paignton Pier to play on the...

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Where Are Your Boundaries?

Where Are Your Boundaries?

Ever been woken up by a text or phone call from a customer? Ever agreed to a job from a demanding customer even though you knew you'd have to burn the midnight oil to get done? Ever spend Christmas holidays working when you'd definitely rather have been with the...

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4 Easy Ways To Deal With Bad Days

4 Easy Ways To Deal With Bad Days

You know how it is; you’re pootling along quite nicely in your business and then all of a sudden, out of the blue, BAM! You’re stopped in your tracks and your perfectly HAPPY day becomes a BAD DAY. More often than not, it’s something as simple as a snarky comment on...

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My Competitor Confession (It’s Not Pretty)!

My Competitor Confession (It’s Not Pretty)!

Today I'm going to share something really personal and it's not pretty, so I feel a little nervous! But I know if I felt like this then you might too, just don't judge me!! Have you ever had a competitor drive you crazy? You know what I mean, right? They seem to be...

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Are Your Competitors Freaking You Out?

Are Your Competitors Freaking You Out?

What is it about owning a business that turns you into a paranoia queen? Every time you hear of a competitor doing well, your mind chatter kicks into overtime 'OMG, everyone is saying great things about her', 'Oh no, how can I possibly compete?' or 'You'll never make...

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