How to Choose a Mentor for You

How to Choose a Mentor

Why do you need a mentor? Starting your own business is tough. You need someone there to help you steer a good course through the important decisions you will have to make as you plan, start and develop your business. With a good mentor, you have someone who can help Read more…

Let’s take a more detailed look at Network Marketing

Empower

So you’ve thought about what type of business you would like so let’s take a more detailed look at Network Marketing.  I think the best way is to point you in the direction of some articles:- Empowered Women’s Group “What’s for work” has this article about the benefits especially for Read more…

What is the right type of business for you?

Opportunity

So you have decided to run your own business now What is the right type of business for you? Consider the following: – Do you have products offer? If so think about your sales goals, sales activities, target market, timelines and how much money you will need to invest see Read more…

Considerations when setting up your own business

running your own business

What type of business is right for you and what are the Considerations when setting up your own business? Some things to consider are:- What skills do you already have? Would it be worth finding out more about your strengths/skills – Gallup have an online Strengths Finder Questionnaire here which is Read more…

How to REALLY Listen

listen - stephen covey

For a long time I really thought I was a good listener but I now realise I am learning to listen better all the time. How to REALLY Listen:- Here are some helpful tips on listening from Peter Bregman’s Harvard Business Review How to Really Listen :- 1. Really Listen – if Read more…

How can we solve our problems

Albert Einstein - different thinking

How can we solve our problems. What could you do that might use different thinking? Albert Einstein said “We cannot solve our problems with the same thinking we used when we created them”. Here are three ideas that might help solve our problems by doing something different. Mel Robbins says it Read more…

Trust is the number one quality

Trust Picture - Lifehack

One thing I know for sure is that TRUST is the number one quality you have to have to succeed not just in business, but in life. YOU NEED TO BE TRUSTED AND TO BE ABLE TO TRUST OTHERS. Check yourselves out occasionally as to whether you are to be trusted. Read more…

Have you had challenges like these?

challenges

I was not used to having to admit that if things did not move forward in my business it was my fault. I could blame the doctor, the ward clerk, the path lab..anyone apart from me! So I did not like the idea that if my business did not grow Read more…

Decide to run your own business

kinda wanna do it

I find it so interesting running my own business I have learned SO much about myself (some of which sometimes I wish I didn’t know ) like I sometimes say things,  that when I think about it later I am not sure I meant that – why does that happen? Read more…

Handling Conflict

conflict

Have you had to deal with conflict? My last post was about the impact of defensive behaviour in our lives, this one is about how to handle conflict, which is normally as a result of someone being defensive. This is a great learning opportunity for you to press the pause Read more…