Are you ready for 2020?

Are you ready for 2020?

It’s almost November and we’re in the last quarter of 2019! I love this time of the year. Not only because it’s beautiful outside, with clear, crisp air and beautiful colors, but also because I get a sense of urgency and direction from knowing that this year is...
Do you have the confidence to charge more?

Do you have the confidence to charge more?

I just had the call. The best kind of call. The ones that make me love my job and doing what I do! This call was from an experienced marketing manager who was made redundant during her maternity leave. Somehow, through some loop-hole, her new boss decided to cut her...
You’re not working too much, are you?

You’re not working too much, are you?

Yesterday it happened again. I was asked how my summer was, and I explained that it was a glorious mix of summer activities and building a new business. Working a few hours in the morning and playing a few hours in the afternoon. (Of course, having my kids around 24/7...
Is you business model stress-proof?

Is you business model stress-proof?

One of my superpowers is being able to forecast the future. Between 2004 and 2011 I worked as a trend analyst in retail. How it’s done? Well, it’s definitely not rocket science, it’s all about understanding human behaviour, knowing your history and looking for signs...
Are you a leader with a vision?

Are you a leader with a vision?

Do you feel like you know where you want to go, but you can’t get everyone else in your company on the same page?   Well, you’re not alone! According to a recent study, published by the Harvard Business Review, as many as 95% of employees do not fully understand the...