Bush walking without a compass

I have been getting organized and systemized with my books and accounts for tax.  Yukko!   I am not a great fan of numbers and tax. For me, the new financial year is not just about sorting out my books and getting my taxes done, it’s also about checking in with where...

Are You Doing It All and Getting No Where Fast?

As a solo entrepreneur I had been doing it all in my business for the past number of years.  From having my accounting books in order, keeping up with sales and invoicing, mastering marketing and promoting myself, lifting my profile, understanding and getting my head...

Beating Your Own Drum

“We will be doing a dance to celebrate” they said.  I politely said “no…that’s ok I don’t need to do any dance to celebrate”.  “Of course you will be… that’s what we do”.  “You will love it”. I remember how uncomfortable I felt with all the attention being suddenly...

Looking After You

I hear so many women talking about how important it is to look after their health and well-being.  Yet, their actions speak a little different.  Women are consistently juggling partners, kids, mortgages, careers or business, a social life and aim to fit in something...

Finding the Rainbow in the Storm

“And when it rains on your parade, look up rather than down.  Without the rain, there would be no rainbow” – Jerry Chin I was having dinner with a friend recently and we were discussing what it’s like to be in a long term relationship.  Both of us have been married...

It All Starts With You

“It is essential to our well-being, and to our lives, that we play and enjoy life. Every single day do something that makes your heart sing” –  Marcia Weider Your health and well-being starts with you.  Of course you already know that, so why am I telling you...

The Fittest Voice

“Life’s up and downs provide windows of opportunity to determine your values and goals.  Think of using obstacles as stepping stones to build the life you want” – Marsha Sinetar I was booked in to do a speaking gig to present at a support group...