Lucky 13 for 2015

Is 13 your lucky number? Is today your lucky day? One of my happiest coaching and mentoring offerings each year is Lucky 13, and Lucky 13 for 2015 is no exception. “I’ve found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.” Brian Tracy This is the third year I’ve offered my Lucky 13 which started in 2013; there seemed to be an obvious connection which inspired me to create it in the first place. What’s really interesting to me is how many people it brought into my life […]

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It’s Getting a Bit Christmassy Now

It’s getting a bit Christmassy now. I’ve sent a seasonal message to everyone who was in my business diary this year whether they are (or were) a private client, a member of Small Business Big Magic or Club 100, or they came to the summer AbundanceFest or booked themselves into my diary for an Abundance Call, or a Pay What You Want session or an exploratory chat as one of my Entrepreneurs of the Day. I’ve written and sent out a quick Christmassy newsletter today inviting anyone who is a bit loose-endish over the next fortnight to hook up for […]

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Riana Avis: The Baobab Way

Today my blog guest is Riana Avis of The Baobab Way, who tells her own story in her own words: My name is Riana Avis and I am a writer, coach and speaker. I am also a mother – hmmm… grown up they are now, a gardener, eternal student, teacher and homemaker. My business is called The Baobab Way. I started my business in 2012 because the time came when I wanted to make a difference in the world through being true to myself. After being in Information Technology for more years than I care to remember, it became inevitable […]

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Jennifer Syme: The Cramped Creative

Today my blog features Jennifer Syme of The Cramped Creative. Read as she tells her own story in her own words: My name is Jennifer Syme and I am a writer and creative supporter. I am also a massage therapist, guitarist, mountain biker, runner and lover of colouring in/doodling. My business is called The Cramped Creative, the idea came to me about 2 years ago, but I am only starting it this year because I have lived the cramped creative life and want to help other women (re)discover their inner creative, in whatever form that takes for them. The aim of the […]

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Susan Ritchie: A Woman of Power

Today my blog guest is Sue Ritchie. Here’s the story of her business in her own words: My name is Susan Ritchie and I help professional women to be seen and be heard at work, by having more presence, personal impact and power. I started my business three and a half years ago when I moved back to the UK after living in South East Asia and Central America. I’d moved to Borneo with my young son when I was a single mum in 2002 and it was the best – and scariest – thing I ever did. I’d gone […]

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Allison Galbraith: Business Coach and Consultant

Today’s blog guest is Allison Galbraith. Allison is a business coach and consultant. Read as she tells her story in her own words: My name is Allison Galbraith and I am a business coach and consultant. I am also a Mum, Stepmum, Granny and Girlfriend – how very 21st Century – Granny and Girlfriend! My business is called Macintosh Wright. I started my business in 2010 because I wanted freedom. Freedom to use all my experience to make a bigger difference inside organisations and see the results first hand. And freedom to live my life the way I wanted to and not […]

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Lucy Eckley: Blue Penguin Communications

Today’s blog guest is Lucy Eckley, founder and chief storyteller at Blue Penguin Communications. Here she is, in her own words: My name is Lucy Eckley and I am a business storyteller. I am also a very sociable person who likes spending time with friends and family, enjoying great food and wine and travelling the world, meeting new people and learning languages. My business is called Blue Penguin Communications I started Blue Penguin because you only live once and I needed more variety and freedom to be truly happy. I also wanted to use my strengths and experience to help more […]

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Emma Hadley: Love Me Slender

Today’s blog guest, in her own words, is Love Me Slender’s Emma Hadley. My name is Emma Hadley and I am fascinated by our obsession with dieting, finding the perfect body and never getting the answer we are looking for. I am also immensely proud to have created a life of balance, self care, and a love of food and exercise. My business is called Love Me Slender and I started it in 2013 because I wanted to use all my experience, training in NLP/Hypnotherapy and fascination for experimentation to help people. I help overeaters and dieters to lose weight […]

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A Party by Penelope: Events and Party Planner

Today’s blog guest is Penelope, events organiser and party planner, Lady P as we call her. And here she is in her own words to tell you all about her business: Hello Gorgeous Readers, My name is Penelope and I am a London-based event and party planner. I am also a lover of great food and travel, which I find often go hand in hand. Deliciousness all round! I started my business, A Party By Penelope, at the beginning of this year because I wanted to do something I adore. I love organising.  I love planning.  And I LOVE bringing […]

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Veronica Pullen: Social Marketing Queen

Today’s guest on my blog, in her own words, is Veronica Pullen. My name is Veronica Pullen, AKA the Social Marketing Queen and I am the go to person if you want to use Facebook and Twitter to position yourself as an expert or go to person in your field, find and engage with your ideal clients, and convert them into warm leads and paying customers. I have overcome several health challenges to build a successful business; notably being born with 50% hearing loss, getting diagnosed with Rheumatoid Arthritis at the age of 12, discovering I also have the eyesight […]

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