Category Archives: General Musings

International Business is Different

Doing business on any level is different than ‘back home’.   It sometimes takes a trip to the outer regions of where you normally reside to fully understand them, but the differences are huge – even when it’s another English … Continue reading

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Which one of us is the prospect?

The business world is filled with consultants, coaches, sales people and those of us who operate as independent contractors.    Many of us provide services to each other too, and it can get a little interesting when you have two … Continue reading

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FREMILY

I made up a new word – or maybe I heard it once upon a time and it stuck in the back of my mind – either way, I don’t claim it specially as mine, because it’s such a sensible … Continue reading

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Blogging Every Day

Is blogging every day really worth it?  Well many successful online operators swear by it, and yet for many of us, a DAILY blog is a big of a stretch in terms of time and ideas to write about. Is … Continue reading

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Embracing Changes

I have often heard people say – the more things change the more they stay the same. The older I get, the more I ‘get’ that saying.   When it comes to business, it’s  hard to find real new things. … Continue reading

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Yes… but can you DRAW it?

I love whiteboards!  They offer so much scope for getting ideas out of one’s head and onto something tangible, and they are much more easily shared that way too.    And as I sat in a meeting this morning it … Continue reading

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How Important is Authenticity?

I heard this line today – ‘Authenticity is about Beauty Scars’ and it really made me think about the importance of this in business today. I have a client who is battling with her bosses right now – there are … Continue reading

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Where else can I find inspiration?

We can use metaphors and stories easily, but just how can we find something new and fresh on a consistent basis? Here’s some great ideas! Continue reading

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What Are You Talking About?

Are you talking about who you are or what you do? Why? Does it matter who you are as much as what you can share that makes a difference to your audience? Continue reading

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It’s a Pacific Summer and I’m Self Employed!

Working at half strength and achieving maximum output takes some planning, but I’m enjoying the pace of this summer at work. Continue reading

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