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14 Ways to Promote your Charity Event

A client asked me for a favour this week; would I give her client, Jenni, some marketing advice? Jenni is MD of local charity and needed a few new ideas to promote their next fundraising event (which is a glitzy casino night in a swish Durham hotel). I know many of ... Read More
Shine like a freaking supernova

Shine like a freaking supernova

I’m not alone in loving a good quote; but this is a pretty awesome one: “Tired of trying to cram her sparkly, star-shaped self into society’s beige square holes, she chose to embrace her ridiculous awesomeness and shine like the freaking supernova she was” How fab is that? I love ... Read More

Why I salute the awesomely ‘average’ mumpreneur

Yesterday I vlogged all about realistic goal setting which hit a raw nerve with so many of you. Giving you permission to tone down your goals led to a collective sigh of relief. I was over the moon it helped. Remember; encouraging you to lower your goals wasn’t giving you ... Read More

(Realistic) Goal Setting for your Business

All too often I meet people who have amazing business goals. Like stunningly amazing. It’s unfortunate that of all the people I meet, few will ever achieve these amazing goals. Please don’t think of that as a criticism or me putting people down; it’s neither of those. It’s simply that ... Read More