Take away the guilt.

Take away the guilt

Let’s take away the guilt from freelancing. I’m re-posting this image of my morning coffee on a mini break to Cornwall. You might be wondering what this has to do with guilt? When I started my career as a freelancer I was on call 24/7, I would jump if the phone rang and I was Read the full article…

The emotion of business

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Retreat your creativity

You may know that I have just come back from a writing retreat. Retreats weren’t really my bag before. I thought it was rather indulgent to take time off and retreat from the world, but I have now realised that it is so important to take time where and when we can to focus on Read the full article…

Digital detox

Take away the guilt

I’m quitting! For the first time since Christmas I am taking a week off. This time I have decided to go one step further and have a digital detox. You might be like me, one of those people who checks their emails the moment they wake up, looks at Facebook and other social media platforms, Read the full article…

Making A Success Of Failure

Successful failing

I want us to start to embrace the success of failure. Now that might sound like an oxymoron, but I really do want us to celebrate our failures for a number of reasons. We live in a culture that has forgotten how to reward failure. We are all about the new, the bigger and better. Read the full article…

How not to feel overwhelmed

At some point in your creative career there will come a moment when you realise that you can’t do it all alone. You feel overwhelmed. You find yourself wearing the hat of book keeper, accountant, social media whizz, the photographer, accountant and office cleaner!-At some point in the mix, you are meant to be creating Read the full article…