Home Truths for Home-Based Business Newbies

I made a new virtual pal last week when I was interviewed by a woman writing a book for those contemplating a leap from employment to self-employment. We got on like a house on fire; sometimes it just goes like that, don’t you find? Twin souls in very different lives. Her closing question was about my best tips for people starting up their own home-based businesses. Here they are, in no particular order of importance. 1. You don’t die when you run out of money If you are leaving a job with redundancy or savings, your money will run out […]

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What Would Brendan Do?

My new role model for 2009 to help me achieve my goals is Brendan Cole.   You may remember I wrote before Xmas about how inspiring I had found his will to win and professionalism as displayed on Strictly Come Dancing.   He doesn’t let anything within his control get in the way of his own success.   And he knows how to manipulate the media too.   Bad Boy Brendan believes in hard work getting results, so do I.   A friend of his tells me he’s a jolly nice chap in real life too! Well I got a chance to put my Brendan plan into […]

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