Reward yourself

Reward yourself You deserve a reward In the workplace, when you really go the extra mile, you generally get a bonus. It may be anything from kind words to some extra cash in your pay packet. When you’re self-employed it’s you who decides on the bonuses...

Focus

Focus Take time to focus As a startup or small business owner you have 100s of tasks constantly pulling at your strings. It’s hard to find the time and peace to get everything done in the way you want to. Setting aside 90 minutes, 3 times a week where you can...

Take time to dream

Dream Take time to dream When you started your entrepreneurial journey you had a dream. When you get deep into your startup or small business that dream can sometimes feel more like a nightmare. Be mindful not to lose sight of your dream and do all you can to keep it...

Get a morning routine

Get a morning routine How does your day start? You don’t need to sign up to a regime of ice cold showers or bootcamp workouts to set yourself up for a great day. But a good morning routine will get every day off on the right foot. Take 15 minutes right now to...

Get a buddy

Get a buddy Get a buddy Being in business is lonely. There’s no boss behind you kicking your ass when you need it and no colleagues to moan with at the coffee machine. In order to succeed you need a support mechanism. A buddy or a mentor’s a great...

Celebrate your achievements

Celebrate your achievements Take time to celebrate When was the last time you patted yourself on the back? When did you last look in the mirror and say “well done you, you played a blinder there”? If you can’t remember, then it’s time to do so....