Motivation is a funny thing. It's easy to get motivated when you're doing something you enjoy. If you have a jewellery making business, and you love the process of making jewellery, then you probably don't often find that you have a problem motivating yourself to start a jewellery making project. It's NOT so easy to … Continue reading The Secret to Finding Your Motivation
Years ago, I suffered from perfectionism. I don't think I realised it at the time, but it was definitely part of me. It's a pretty common thing, wanting things to be 'just so'. Wanting everything to be done 'right'. The big problem with it, for me (and for tons of other people) is that it … Continue reading Perfectionism Paralysis
(Yes, I did just use the words 'Business Plan' and 'Fun' in the same sentence.) How often do you take time out to work ON your business, rather than IN it? Be honest now... Whether you are a full time entrepreneur, whether you are building up your business in your spare time while holding down … Continue reading Business Planning, the FUN Way.
Opportunity knocking now.......... this is a GREAT chance to get involved in something that could be the most positive start to the year you've ever had! I know we're all thinking about upcoming seasonal festivities now, but if you have a business, you'll also be thinking ahead to 2014, and what happens next. Probably … Continue reading Creative Entrepreneurs, How To Get 2014 Off to a Rocking Start….
Inspiration is everywhere. Even in the most mundane of tasks. Today I'm actually not working, and wasn't planning on blogging, so this will be a quickie, but I got hit with creative inspiration in the most unlikely of tasks. Let me tell you how. I've actually spent most of the day cleaning my house in … Continue reading Inspiration is Everywhere
I ended up with a bit of free time this morning to work on a project that's been bugging my creative side for a few days and I've been keen to get down on paper. I'd intended to spend about 45 minutes on it, but it was flowing so well that I just kept on … Continue reading Are you making these creative entrepreneurial mistakes?