Is the Internet a Force for Good or Evil? Podcast Ep 204

In today’s show, Nicola and I debate whether or not the internet and social media combine to be a force for good or evil. Nicola believes the internet is what you choose it to be and votes good at 90%. I am more unusually downbeat and my percentage is closer to 50/50 or even 60/40 with evil winning out. Certainly what Mr Berners Lee had in mind when he gifted it to the world was not a profit centre for some of the most powerful companies in the world, more a way for the global village to connect in good […]

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Podcast Ep 74: Multiple Social Media Profiles

Together with my former business partner from The Money Gym, Nicola Cairncross, we’ve created a regular weekly podcast which is called Own It! Your Business and Your Life. If you enjoy audio, give us a listen. New episodes are published every Friday. You might also join our Facebook Group where we debate matters arising from each episode, and/or Like our Facebook Page where we publish each episode as it goes live each week. You can also subscribe at iTunes. *** In episode 74 we discuss whether or not it’s a good idea to attempt to run multiple social media profiles if you have […]

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Valuable Resources for Entrepreneurs: Jelly & Pink Spaghetti

My clients share valuable resources for entrepreneurs all the time. Here are two I heard about today. Charlotte reminded me about Jelly which is a way in which home-based business owners can network and collaborate with ease. Jelly’s aim is “to bring home workers, freelancers, small business owners and entrepreneurs together in a relaxed, informal working environment to maximise creativity and minimise the isolation that being your own boss can bring.” I have been thinking about starting my own local networking group in 2014 and I could easily run a Jelly in my garden shed. I’m on it, in case […]

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