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How to Achieve Your Wildest Dreams

When I tell people about my work history, people often ooh and ah about how lucky I am that I’ve always had ‘dream jobs’.   My three main job titles have included ‘cake business owner’, ‘travel writer’ and now ‘business coach’.  These have all been incredible jobs – but it’s not …

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On the Other Side of Depression

It’s no secret that I’ve had a bit of a hard time these past two years.  And the truth is that things got bad, really bad.  When I think about it now I am shocked at just how dire the situation got, not that you would ever have been able …

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Free Website Building for Startups

I have been there, a few times.  I know the struggles that come with launching a new business.  Yes it’s courageous and exciting, but it’s also frustrating and challenging when you have a million ideas a minute and no budget to implement them.   I have also been working with other …

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10 Truths About Running A Cake Business

Whether you’re thinking about starting a cake business or have been running one for years, you are bound to relate to the items on this list and they’ll hopefully give you a giggle.  Here are 10 truths about running a cake business. One of the nicest things about running a cake business …

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How To Work From Home (Productively)

One of the perks of working for yourself is the ability to work from home. There’s nothing better than being in your own space and firing through the tasks you need to get through. An added bonus for me is getting cat cuddles from Jasper throughout the day. While I am a huge …

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Top 10 Tips for Starting a Business

I was recently asked by a young enterprise organisation to give my top 10 tips for starting a business. Here’s what I came up with: There is never a perfect time to start a business, and although it may seem like there are twenty reasons you should wait or hold …