You don’t want to invest in yourself…but you want people to invest in you?

Yes in this post I am calling you out- those of you who sit in Facebook groups, jump on all of the Free webinars they can, download all of the free workbooks they can and Free “How to” guides. This one is for you – I’m not writing this to be mean – I’m writing this simply because I was you and I was making one HUGE mistake. You have to INVEST in YOU!

Way back in 2014, I was there. Sitting in the free groups, watching random free webinars that promised me a secret formula to success. Then, of course, when the “up-sell” came at the end – poof I was gone. I had almost what I needed (I figured I could work the rest out), took what I could and went onto the next one.

So how did I shift myself from being a “Freebie Frankie” to “Pay for it Penny” (which sounds more crude than I intended on writing but its catchy enough for me to stick with) you ask?

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Why exercise is so important for you as a business owner

We all know the drill. We sign up for a gym or for a fitness programme, hit those first three days hard – we are completely winning at life. Then suddenly something crops up – something unforeseen – thus we have to reschedule out exercise for that day. Then the next day something else crops up, and the next and the next (you get the picture). In this post I want to tell you why I think Exercise is so important for you as a business owner.

When you run your own business you are in constant demand. Not just from clients and the work itself but from your own brain. Your thoughts about what to do next, how you can move things forward or how it is 11pm at night and you still need to respond to Doreen’s enquiry about her last order (which of course you know you posted but unfortunately Doreen can’t seem to find it).

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My issue with Network Marketing (MLM – any of this industry really)

Firstly before anyone in Network Marketing jumps in and shoots straight to the comments section to troll me please READ the entirety of this post.

As I have said many times I love self-employment and advocate EVERYONE at some point being self-employed – seriously it is the best. My issue with network marketing is NOT the products, it’s not the people (okay well sometimes it’s the people), its’ not the idea behind it. Network marketing gives people the opportunity for freedom in life and in business – brilliant. Continue reading “My issue with Network Marketing (MLM – any of this industry really)”