Now, I’ve been networking for business for almost ten years. And during that time, I’ve achieved a huge level of success from networking. What have I achieved? Trusted suppliers, long term clients, exciting collaborative opportunities and loyal friendships. Why, because I love to meet and get to know new people,
What do you think autumn is REALLY telling us? Now I don’t know about you, but with a change of seasons, I’m feeling a little restless in my day to day business routine. Even to the extent the other day that I felt like I’d suddenly lost my business mojo.
At the request of one of my blog readers – thank you for inspiring today’s blog topic - have you thought about a different way of marketing yourself or your business to current and prospective clients via a regular blog? What makes a good blog? I believe the art of
"How do you weigh an elephant without using a scale?" is an interesting career interview question. Set within my Twitter friend and colleague, Hammad Siddiqui's latest career development book, 'Bootstrapping your Career', this question is one of many designed to challenge the thinking of an interviewee. What else can you
At the beginning of January, I discovered the term 'accountability partner'. This term strongly resonated with my business values and focus. Why? Because I love to enable people to reach the goals and dreams they are searching for. Since discovering the term, accountability partnerships have been implemented into one of
When you attend networking events, do you sometimes feel that other people make better connections and achieve more business from networking than you do? Are you puzzled as to the secret of their success? As you know, networking is about building relationships. Networking is not simply a business transaction that
One of the comments received today in response to my future-proofing presentation I delivered to college students for Enterprise Week in Surrey last Tuesday. To challenge the thinking of the students was my focus. Why? To provide an opportunity where together they were able to explore the biggest life dreams which
Listening to a radio breakfast show this morning, here are the words that inspired today's post: "A little magic happens when the right people come together." This statement resonated so much with how my life and business work. Without people there is no magic in me or my business. With