Self-care matters: 3 reasons why

Self-care matters: 3 reasons why

3 things I learned last week. Again. In this blog I talk about why self-care matters for us as entrepreneurs and how down time can boost our business in 3 separate ways. Last week was a tough one Shivers, coughing, foggy head, blanket, bad Netflix series, tea. Feeling...
Boundaries mean more progress in your business

Boundaries mean more progress in your business

In business you can be too flexible. Even if everyone around you is asking you to be flexible, you still need some boundaries if you want to progress. One of the wonderful things about having my own company is that I am constantly developing. I run into all kinds of...
10 steps to switch to English

10 steps to switch to English

How to prepare to go international with your online business The idea of switching to English in your online business is a no brainer. You can dramatically increase your audience and your sales. You meet people from all over the world. And you can reduce your risks,...
Do you need to invest in English for your business?

Do you need to invest in English for your business?

When I was a small child, Thursday was my favourite day of the week. It was pocket money day. Every week I had the same routine. I would take my 1 shilling and threepence (it really was a long time ago) and go to the sweet shop with my Mum to spend it. The thrupenny...
When you wish upon a star

When you wish upon a star

Yesterday, I was blown away. Any of you who have older kids will recognize this feeling. Waiting by the phone to hear how your kid’s final exams have gone. Having spent hours encouraging them (=your interpretation), nagging them (=their interpretation) and willing...
How to stop English holding you back in your business

How to stop English holding you back in your business

One of the most important reasons given for starting a company is self-determination or making your own mind up what you’re going to do and when. It’s all about freedom and sharing your talents with the world. So, it’s frustrating and worrying if English gets in the...