Business Owner / Entrepreneur. What’s the difference? Often the words “entrepreneur” and “business owner” are used interchangeably. In a time where social media and PR has deemed it so ‘fashionable’ these days, everyone from the next fintech through to the kid on the corner washing cars has taken to calling themselves an Entrepreneur. The fact is that the meaning they signify is as different from each other as it can possibly be, and through a combination of social pressure, social status and … [Read more...] about Business owner Vs Entrepreneur!
3. Mindset & Motivation
I had a REALLY interesting conversation with a client recently: Client: Nobody is a 6 Figure X in the UK Me: Your right, there is nobody in the UK currently running a 6 figure business in the UK doing X.....YET! That one word makes EVERYTHING possible. You see, nobody originally believed that man would ever run a sub 4-minute mile. Until in 1954 Roger Bannister ran 1,760 yards in 3.59.4. Yet since then more than 20,000 people have been recorded as running a sub 4-minute mile, with the current … [Read more...] about Get rid of limiting beliefs
I'm a huge advocate for sharing the real essentials with other business owners to help and empower them achieve their Big Fat Hairy Audacious Goals! One of the ways I do this is agree to be interviewed by podcasters, YouTubers, and others with a client base of business owners. Here, I was interviewed by one of our existing Explorer Mastermind clients - Amanda Daniels from Koogar Integrated Marketing. … [Read more...] about 8 Essentials to SCALE, Podcast
Were you one of the hundreds and thousands of people that, at Midnight on the 31st December made a New Years Resolution? Did you make some kind of pledge or promise to yourself, your family and your friends that "This is going to be the year that....." interesting how Gym membership and weight loss groups always report it as the busiest time of the year, only for divorce solicitors to also report a rise around the 23rd of the same month! I find it ironic that people wait until the 1st … [Read more...] about 12-1
Like it or not, we are all gladiators. We go to sleep and wake up in a social arena from which there is no escape. Challenge upon challenge confronts us, walls restrain us, and a mob of spectator’s mocks, sneers, or cheers us. Each and every day brings new battles whether we want them or not and whether we're up to them or not. Life forces us to face one skirmish after another - no choice in the matter. What we can choose, though, is which kind of gladiator to be, victor or victim. Being a … [Read more...] about 8 Steps to take back control of EVERYTHING
I'd been looking forward to this week almost all year! Certainly since February when I first bought my VIP ticket to Business Empires Conference where Lord Sugar was confirmed as the Keynote Speaker. I'm a regular attendee of Business Conferences and exhibitions both across the UK and further afield both as a keynote speaker myself, but also as part of my own personal and professional development. I've admired Lord Sugar's NO BS style of leadership for a long time and was quickly on the … [Read more...] about What I learned from Lord Sugar this week…