Let me say this first because it’s the most important, 31st January is not your tax return DUE date, it’s the final, very last day you can submit. We all know that leaving things to the very last minute only causes added stress, frustration. Not to mention the wasted time as many have to take… Read More How To Be Smug About Your Tax Return!
When New Year arrived, on the first morning of 2018 I decided I want to be braver this year. We lost my father to cancer in August and I’m sure many of you will appreciate that loss and grief changes you in unexpected ways. The past few months leading up to the new year were overwhelming,… Read More A New Perspective (New Year Post)
It’s that time of year again when we’ve hopefully finished or maybe only just started preparing for success in 2018! One last hurrah before the holidays and we give ourselves some well-deserved time off. Your products and/or services MAY be the most amazing thing in your industry right now. However, if you don’t have the… Read More Preparing for Success in 2018 (3 Last-Minute Tips!)
Exciting news! In October, Jacqueline Gold of Anne Summers fame and hugely successful business acclaim choose MakeMeASuccess as a Wow Award Winner. In case you haven’t heard of it, it’s a competition she runs over on Twitter. You need to pitch her what you do and how you do great things for your clients/others/the world. Each… Read More MMAS Is A Wow Award Winner! (and more exciting news)
So I decided to write this post near the end of the month instead of posting on the 2nd as I always do! I promise it wasn’t laziness, I have a very good reason. It’s my birthday month and I had so much I wanted to get done and it inspired the idea for this… Read More Happy Birthday to me!
How can your look impact on your business? Surely it can’t…can it? We all know that beauty is in the eye of the beholder/only skin deep etc. but is that true? A recent study showing that wearing makeup can enhance your performance in exams suggests that how we look has a huge impact on how… Read More How to look the business and feel great!
I set up my clothing line at the age of 23 following a bad spell in the London fashion industry resulting in me being diagnosed with an exhaustion breakdown. Returning to Cardiff and without borrowing a penny, I established my sustainable, contemporary and rebellious line, Xandra Jane. Although miles ahead in sustainability, the city leaves… Read More The award-winning importance of building a bridge to get over yourself.
Many people will be aware that we often fear failure. It might help us learn but it doesn’t feel good and it can effectively keep us in our safe zone and prevent us from taking the kind of risks we need to take, in both business and life, if we are to reach our true… Read More 4 Steps to stop fear of success sabotaging you
Becoming a social media rockstar doesn’t just ‘happen’; you need to really work at it. But if you fancy a bit of a shortcut, there are some simple things you can do to accelerate your rise to social media rockstardom. Read on… Use Power Words Power words help you stand out from the millions of… Read More 10 Strategies to help you Tweet like a Social Media Rockstar
Launching a business is both a marathon and a sprint. The startup phase requires bursts of concentrated energy that can feel all-consuming. But, to build a sustainable business, you also need stamina. I launched my business in August of 2016 and in a matter of a few days, I was booked solid. And, over the… Read More My secret (revenue-generating) weapon for content creation