Giving thanks

This week I want to talk about giving thanks. It isn’t thanksgiving, or a special reason to do this -although the holiday season is a great time to send a card. Taking the time at the end of the year to think about all of the people who have helped you, is a great way Read the full article…

Planning for success

We plan for a journey or what we want to do on our holidays, but we rarely plan for success. When we see our competitors or people we admire having success we forget about all of the private sacrifices it took to get there. Or the years of slog and failure before they had a Read the full article…

Leaving things behind

Sometimes it is beneficial to leave things behind. This isn’t something that we talk about very often. We tend to be all about the looking forward, rather than behind. But I want you to change that pattern for a moment…let me explain why. As children we are taught to eat everything on our plates, to finish Read the full article…

Live on Facebook

Live on Facebook for the first time! That was fun! I talk about how to get support for your creative career, especially when you are freelance and going it alone. I had some lovely women chatting to me and leaving comments. Can’t wait to do the next one. Do you have something you would like Read the full article…

Why you need to become a cheerleader

There are many reasons why you need to become a cheerleader. I’m not talking about the long legged American high school version (although they are amazing at acrobats!)  I’m talking about the cheering from the side lines when someone is pushing forward with a project. By offering to become a cheerleader for someone else, you Read the full article…