Exercising your writing muscle needs to be a habit. Especially if you're aspiring to see yourself in print with a by-line. The writing bureau, one of the business streams for Dragon Sisters, (because all your eggs shouldn't be in one basket!) started quite by chance. "I'm struggling to write about myself" or "I'm no good … Continue reading Exercising Your Writing Muscle
Your Goals vs Your To Do list is something that is often confused. If you currently have a list handy, I want you to take a moment to go grab it now. Are there items on there that are actually going to be sucking up your valuable time and diverting you from your actual goals? … Continue reading Your Goals vs Your To Do List…avoid confusing the two
Your why is what gives you the momentum to keep moving forward. Understanding your why is not always easy. It can be elusive. There may be layers to work through till your "ah-ha" moment arrives. When it comes to your why your personal and professional lives need to be aligned. No matter whether you are … Continue reading Understanding Your “Why”
I suspect that each of us can fondly remember our best coaches and mentors. Why? Because they have shaped our lives and influenced the development of our personality. We may not have recognized that at the time, but it is easy to look back and recollect them with hindsight. But are coaches and mentors the … Continue reading A coach or a mentor?
Focussing your attention is the secret to making your goals a reality. The truth is that it’s super easy to get distracted by a lovely shiny object that comes along - ohhh...look! And before you know it....down the rabbit hole you've gone! Once you tumble down that hole it's a whole new world. It sucks … Continue reading Making your goals a reality
If you are new to the online world, affiliate marketing could be something you are not super clear on. It has always existed in one form or other for as long as sales have been happening. However, it has definitely grown in popularity with the advent of more users in the online space. How it … Continue reading Affiliate Marketing – what exactly is it?
Despite the deluge of social media, and paid advertising nothing can beat referrals. These are absolute gold for any business. 1 - Acquisition Costs Are Minimal Your happy customers are doing the marketing for you. Of course, this only happens if you give good service, are attentive to your customers’ needs. It means going the … Continue reading Why Referrals Make Great Sense for Your Business
Change = New Opportunities when you embrace them and choose to adopt a positive mindset. Changes are part and parcel of all our lives. From the day we arrive in this world, change is inevitable. We are constantly changing as we grow. Learning. Evolving. Being in business it’s exactly the same. Periods of growth and … Continue reading CHANGE = NEW OPPORTUNITIES
Have you got a pretty packed schedule? Snap! So have I and that's why so maximising time is absolutely essential. These are my top tips for maximising your business day. #1 Checking emails – have designated times for checking your emails. First thing in the morning, midday and before finishing work for the day. If possible, shut down your … Continue reading My 7 Top Tips for Maximising Your Business Day
It's been many months since I've written here. Much has been happening in my life - and I am sure also in yours! It's time to share an update. 2020 has been a heck of a year. That's an understatement! On the home front it has been a challenge. Wayne (my son) was diagnosed as … Continue reading November Update