Up All Night to Get Lucky

I’ve had a couple of sleepless nights this week. One was planned to be that way, I was up all night on Sunday until 0500 Monday in order to watch the Oscars. Since film is one of my specialist subjects and right up there in my top five hobbies, possibly in my top two, I always prioritise this day every year and plan to take at least the Monday morning off, just like Jack Reacher Day (5th November 2018 – fireworks!). My Oscars were very satisfactory in as much as those I really wanted to win did get their hands […]

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This Week’s Joy Report

After a difficult weekend where I made the terrible mistake of reading far too much terrifying news online, after dark, in the big blue-white glare of my iPad, after the world political events of Friday 20th January 2017, things perked up yesterday. Here are this week’s reasons to be cheerful: Movies – Lion with Dev Patel (wonderful) and Jackie with Natalie Portman (wouldn’t have mattered to me if I had missed this one). A client gave me a 20 percent pay rise, all of his own volition. Abundance incoming. Three clients renewed for a full year’s work in advance with […]

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Monetizing Your Creativity for Entrepreneurs and Stars

I am a lucky business coach indeed that I am surrounded by so many creative people with so much quirky talent. It is a normal everyday occurrence that I meet people who have heads full of brilliant ideas but no idea how to monetize them, no plan, no strategy and a lot of confusion. Why is this lucky for me? Because they are lovely people to spend time with and I do know how to make money out of their ideas. Let give you an example of the typical conversations I have with clients. These are the sorts of good things […]

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