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Do you have the fear of goal setting?

  • November 15th, 2017
  • It’s an actual thing, so you’re completely normal! You are suffering from the fear of setting goals. Why? Fear of failure is more than likely sitting at the top of the list – failure sitting there defiantly and yet quietly. You have been holding back from sharing this big fear with other people, so in

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    Who’s in your small business team?

  • November 6th, 2017
  • Every small business owner needs a team around them. However small you believe your business to be; ‘Nothing ever great was accomplished alone’, so said Reinhold Niebuhr. Becoming an ‘expert’ at skim reading? It may be you are experiencing little time to focus on developing your small business and if you did you wouldn’t be

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    Immediate Increase and Easy Growth to the Next Level

  • October 5th, 2017
  • September being a month of new beginnings and the need to make fresh starts, for business owners a summer of both busyness and / or quiet, mean that by the time October arrives we can often be in a state of overwhelm, frustration and even an intense dislike towards what our business has become. Continuing

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    When is a Business Coach right for you and your business?

  • September 11th, 2017
  • How do you know when coaching is right for you, will it work, how will I get a return on my investment? All valid questions, and ones I asked myself when I was selecting the right business coach to work with. Do your due diligence, background research, speak to clients they’ve worked with and so

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    Reasons for not starting your business and how to combat them

  • August 2nd, 2017
  • Developing your business from ideas through to the taking action and implementation stages can be daunting for most. Fear of failure, effort, stepping outside of your comfort zone are all common reasons for not going ahead with the steps that will encourage the positive changes you really want to see. As a business coach I

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    Celebrating 10 years in business! Share the success

  • July 12th, 2017
  • Looking back to the beginning, I know I wasn’t able to plan for 10 years into the future of my business, who can? All I did know, back in February 2007 when I resigned from my corporate job, was that I wanted to run my own business and I would make it work, come what

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    Need help in your business but find it ‘easier’ to do it yourself?

  • May 25th, 2017
  • Where’s your head at? You have been in business for a number of years now, running it successfully and your clients love what you do. You’re now in the lovely position that you have a solid customer base who are returning to you time and time again. You spend your week delivering a service you

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    How will you achieve business success?

  • May 24th, 2017
  • My ‘Make it Happen!’ Business Coaching program is delivered across 12 months. This is how long it takes for you to develop personally and hone your business skills and achieve the startup business growth results you want. All coaching programs include: Business Builder – a comprehensive book containing all resources and sheets for rapid implementation Private

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    Monumental increase from Greater Birmingham Chamber membership

  • May 9th, 2017
  • Birmingham is a recent newcomer to being talked about as a vibrant and a where-it’s-happening city. We have the biggest growth (outside of London) in business start ups to boast about and more recently we can shout about being the 3rd happiest city to work in the UK too. Inextricably linked perhaps is the facelift,

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    Learn the powerful secret to unlocking business growth

  • April 6th, 2017
  • Aside from getting a business coach; talking things through, writing plans down, reflecting on the output and then taking the right kind of action are key steps to generate business growth.  All this need only take an hour or two, but what a valuable amount of time you will have spent on your business development. Coaching

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    Finding time to market your busy small business

  • March 7th, 2017
  • ‘…I haven’t got the time’ or ‘when I get a spare moment’ are common responses with busy business owners when asked when do you market your business? You know that allocating time for business development and marketing is essential for business growth, not to mention for the sustainability of your business. As a leader for

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    Build confidence using accountability to supercharge your strategy

  • February 6th, 2017
  • If you’ve set your business goals for this year, the next step to achieving is keeping yourself accountable. With the 20th of January well and truly behind us (the day where 95% of people give up on their new year resolutions and goals) those who remain are left with a clear strategy of what we

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    Get you and your small business ready for 2017

  • January 5th, 2017
  • A new year, psychologically and physically, gives us all the opportunity to start a fresh, (in reality we have this every day) turn over a new leaf and achieve bigger and better things for you and your small business. The most important step is to take the time out to think about what you want

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    Building a positive mindset in your small business

  • December 13th, 2016
  • Running a small business and baring all its challenges, the dedication to make it work for you can only be fully understood by other small business owners. The world of self-employment, to be truly conquered, needs self-awareness, personal development skills as well as business related skills too. All successful business owners will agree that your

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    Small Business – How to achieve more with limited time

  • October 31st, 2016
  • With so much personal and business development fodder floating around in your timelines, it’s never been easier to pick up snippets here and there of what successful (happy, fulfilled and high achievers) do in order to achieve a life and business they can be proud of, without the huge sacrifices of old. Here are three

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    The Best Way for Small Business Owners to Achieve their Goals

  • October 7th, 2016
  • With so much personal and business development fodder floating around in your timelines, it’s never been easier to pick up snippets here and there of what successful (happy, fulfilled and high achievers) do in order to achieve a life and business they can be proud of, without the huge sacrifices of old. Here are three

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    Is there a formula for running a successful small business?

  • September 1st, 2016
  • Confession – I used to think no; hard work, dedication and passion were all that were required. However, as any small business owner will know, whilst these attributes are key to small business success following certain formulas and actions will also reap you your just rewards too. Keep repeating them and voila! What a lot

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    6 Signs You’d Benefit from Working with a Business Coach

  • July 26th, 2016
  • You keep revamping your website A little change here, a bigger change there, new images etc. All this serves to tell you that you are unsure about who you are, what your business does and more importantly who will be attracted to work with you once they stumble upon you. A Business Coach will ensure

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    Work smarter in your business

  • July 26th, 2016
  • You’re running a busy, stressful business and know you need to make changes to the way in which you handle the day to day running, to develop it. Being busy has become a badge of honour. In order to make the necessary changes you need in your life and business to create good change, you

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    Startup your own business: do you have what it takes?

  • June 21st, 2016
  • Startup your own business: do you have what it takes? Ask 10 people in a job this question and you will get a huge variance in answers, most of them risk averse, scarcity and fearful responses. Ask 10 positive, successful business owners and you will get pointed towards just a couple of attributes, likely to be

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