If It’s Not About The Money Why Is Your Price Tag Stressing You Out?

Does lack of time put you under pressure? If you run a micro business that offers a service, one of the things you’ve probably found hardest to do is to put a value on your time. And what’s even harder is actually making sure that what you charge for your time is value for money for […]

Ten Tips For Empowerment In Your Micro Business

Adopting powerful strategies for feeling empowered can be a mighty advantage when dealing with the inevitable stress and anxiety that comes from running a micro business. Read on and discover ten top tips that work for me and which I  regularly share with my clients. Which will be your favourite? 1.  Have passion about your […]

A Micro Business Guide To Stress And Stress Management

I have heard it said that there is good stress and bad stress. Personally I am not sure I agree. That said it is important to experience some stress and maybe sadness because without knowing what it feels like how can you know and understand the feeling of joy and happiness? As we go through […]

Why Family ISN’T Important In Micro Business

I believe that family isn’t important in micro business… Instead family is everything. Without the support of those closest to you, it’s going to be a real struggle to stay emotionally strong and do what’s necessary to ensure your micro business is a success (and that it does indeed enable you to achieve the goals […]

What Do These Numbers Have In Common?

30 000, 150, 6 and 3 are all important numbers to be aware of when it comes to building relationships. But why? Read on to find out… Who’s in your circle? If you’re running your own microbiz you’ll be familiar with the need to ‘Network’. For some people this comes naturally and easily. For others […]

7 Essential Tips To Avoid Business Collaboration Disaster

It’s great being a micro business owner. You’re fast, nimble and flexible. And you can add LOTS of value to clients and customers in your specialist field. But what do you do when you’re faced with the possibility of losing work because you cannot offer a client the full range of skills and experience that […]

Warning: Is Isolation Costing Your Micro Business?

I get it. You like to work alone 🙂 And whilst it may be just you in your micro business, there will come a time when you need to (and you should) work with others. Whether that’s your clients, colleagues a collaborative project or through your informal support network. That’s because teamwork is such a […]

Getting To Know YOU – And Why It’s Crucial For Micro Business Success

Why did you start your micro business? Chances are you are involved in a ‘microbiz’ because you wanted to work on your own (or outside the control of a formal organisation). Or maybe because you were trying to be free from the stress of managing people and wanted the chance to get on and develop […]

A Powerful Tool To Help You Get More Done In Less Time

(This is a sponsored post) If you run a micro business, you soon discover time is a resource you need to take good care of. After all, the amount of stuff you get implemented directly impacts your bottom line. So… If you get more of the right stuff done, you set yourself up for business […]

Three Free To Use Tools That Stop Social Media Stealing Your Precious Time

Since the beginning of Facebook back in 2004, it seems Social Media has become an integral part of our everyday lives. Facebook, Twitter, Linkedin, Pinterest, the list continues and appears to be growing longer by the day. As an increasingly important method of interacting with customers, marketing your products and keeping abreast of the latest […]