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Whether you’re a business owner, middle manager, working mum (or Dad!) or just returning to work after maternity leave, you’ll find lots of tips, real life stories and inspiration on my blog. Feel free to share your thoughts, experiences or questions in the comment box below each article too – I’d love to hear from you.

Check out my recent posts below, or use the category buttons or search bar just here to find what you’re looking for. 

My guest post on Julie Davies Flower Workshops blog

Does ‘me time’ sound like an oasis in the desert to you? Well, it doesn’t have to be. It’s easy to put your own needs at the back of the queue and find yourself running on empty, especially if you’re a Mum. Most of us don’t take enough time to nurture our hobbies or...

New Year, New Career? How to start your journey…

It’s 4 pm and already dark outside, there’s a chill in the air, and the tinsel and glitter have faded. It can mean only one thing: the new year is here and you simply want to hibernate. Life can feel a little flat. And at some point you’re going to sit down and think:...

Take time to reflect this Christmas

Seems obvious I know. But it's easy to overlook the importance of taking time out from Christmas planning, visits to Santa and seeing family and friends to stop and reflect. It's a great feeling when we allow ourselves to take a step back and think about the goals...

Six reasons why you should get a WordPress website

If you're wondering why you should get a WordPress website instead of using one of the many website builders out there or another content management system then you're in the right place! I use Wordpress for my site and always recommend it to my small business...

10 ways to get your business mojo back

Life as a business owner is extremely rewarding, but long hours working alone can be isolating. It’s tricky to stay motivated when it’s just you, your laptop, and an unending to do list. It’s easy to lose your business mojo, and once it’s gone it’s difficult to get...

Redesign your week and kickstart your career change

A career change is not an easy undertaking. It takes courage, preparation, and time. For a lot of people, it is too much time. They are daunted by the prospect of all that lies ahead. Time poor and convinced they can’t fit it all in they procrastinate.  Anticipating...

Can I change my career after thirty?

Monday morning, you drag yourself out of bed, force yourself to work and shuffle listlessly around the office. You stoically ignore the clock, knowing how little time has passed. You wonder how your bloodstream can be 90% pure caffeine yet you can’t keep your eyes...