Today's post is all about those 5min jobs that are preventing you from achieving anything! The 'mean no harm' time vampires that will have you achieving their goals at the expense of making any headway on your own! How many times are you asked for 5 minutes of your time? How frequently do you give it? and how many times does it turn out to be just 5 minutes? I was asked yesterday by a new client if they could "Ask 1 quick question?" and were a little stumped when they were advised, "Sure, … [Read more...] about Can I just grab 5 minutes of your time?
3. Mindset & Motivation
"Mastermind" groups appear to be 'popping up' all over the place at the moment, which is GREAT for business owners looking to join a group. But also confusing. And I'm often asked: "Are all Mastermind groups the same?" However, before I share the variety of different Mastermind groups, lets start by clarifying what a mastermind is NOT: Mastermind is NOT a Networking group Mastermind is NOT a workshop/masterclass Mastermind is NOT a peer-to-peer support group! Mastermind IS a … [Read more...] about Are all Mastermind groups the same?
For as long as I can remember within my business career, I’ve had a coach! It was never initially intended that way, I didn’t write into my start up business plan or actively go out and seek one. But from the days of ‘mentoring’ I got from a successfully retired Business owner I met at my first ever Business Network event, or the guidance I got from the Entrepreneur and philanthropist I lived opposite from. All the way through to the tens of thousands of pounds, and thousands of miles I’ve … [Read more...] about 7 reasons NOT to join a Mastermind
So we all returned after Christmas and New Year, having set some intentions, perhaps made the odd resolution or two and bundles of new enthusiasm to make 2020 YOUR year? But it's only the 15th January and already you are struggling to maintain Veganuary! Dry January has already become Dry Ginuary and the Gym at 6am every morning is already a distant memory! Here's my 10 Lessons to ensure 2020 really is YOUR BEST YEAR YET! Decide who you want to be a hero to? For me, it’s my … [Read more...] about 10 Lessons to ensure this really is YOUR year
EVERYBODY should have a coach. Today, I find myself significantly perplexed. Something is happening in the coaching world that I’m growing more and more concerned about, to the extent I need to share this with you and get your insight. This statement has created significant divide in the coaching fraternity, and something I’m somewhat fascinated to explore further. There are some, (who shall remain nameless) who have determined the statement made here: Everyone needs a … [Read more...] about Everyone should have a coach
Have you ever been so afraid of failing at something that you decided not to try it at all? Or has a fear of failure meant that, subconsciously, you undermined your own efforts to avoid the possibility of a larger failure? Many of us have probably experienced this at one time or another. The fear of failing can be debilitating – it can cause us to do nothing, and therefore resist moving forward. But when we allow fear to stop our forward progress in life and in business, we're likely to miss … [Read more...] about FEAR – Facing FEAR, so you can do it anyway!