The Top 5 Lessons I Learnt in my First Year of Self-Employment

top 5 lessons of self employment

I launched my business in late 2014 although I took a few months off while I got things ready so technically, I went to work in early 2015. I was excited for the new journey ahead of me and all the things I hoped to achieve as I followed my dreams. While the journey has been interesting, I managed to …

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5 Ways to Focus When You Have a Million Things Going on in Your Head

how to focus and get shit done when you have a million things going on

I have a few personal projects in addition to my client projects plus my Muse passing across ideas of her own and insisting on being attended to ASAP. With so many things going on inside my head, it can sometimes be difficult to focus and get things done. Working from home doesn’t make things any easier either. There have been times …

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Interview with Michele Wierzgac, Speaker & Author

Michelle Shares How She Runs Her One Woman Empire

I met Michele in Mexico in 2013 during a week-long training program. She was one of the fabulous instructors and helped most of us decide on the kind of business plan we wanted to work on. She is a successful speaker and personal branding expert and recently published her first book. She took some time out of her busy schedule …

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Course of the Week – The Essential Guide to Entrepreneurship by Guy Kawasaki

online learning

When I started making plans to leave my job and required a few skill upgrades, Udemy was one of the places I stopped by. I waded through a large number of courses, which fit my criteria before I settled on some. Essential Guide to Entrepreneurship Course by Guy Kawasaki Udemy courses are budget-friendly. You can stop whenever you like and …

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Interview with Vimari Roman, Founder & MD, Be Productive Meetings & Events

Interview with vimari roman

I met Vimari in Mexico during a study course for the CMM program. She had already started her business by then and is one of the people that inspired me to eventually start mine. We had a helluva time in Rivera Maya and have been friends ever since. A Look at Vimari’s Journey to Launching Her Own Business Could you …

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Interview with Inci Malik, Co-founder, MENA Food Brokers

this mompreneur shares how she's living her best life

This interview is the start of the Entrepreneurs Talk series, which features women in business. I’m featuring Inci Malik, the co-founder of MENA Food Brokers. We met while we were on the job a few years ago and have remained friends ever since.  Interview with Inci Malik, Co-founder, MENA Food Brokers What made you want to start your own business? …

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