The Essential Qualities: Flexibility

The Essential Qualities: Flexibility

Being able to outlast and survive is a key entrepreneurial quality. But this doesn’t mean you need to stick to your guns no matter what, ignore advice, take no note of what works and what doesn’t and in general make like the Captain of the Titanic. You also have to...
The 15-Minute Challenge

The 15-Minute Challenge

It goes like this: Sit down at your computer, with your note book. Clear your mind. Take a deep breath. Now, think about what you’re going to write about today. Write down the first sentence or idea that pops into your head. Read it twice. Now, start writing...
The Essential Qualities: Resilience

The Essential Qualities: Resilience

So far in this series of blogs I’ve mainly talked about practical things… actions, strategies and the like. But the truth is, you need to cultivate a specific state of mind and an emotional stance in order to thrive and survive in any self-employed arena....
Carry A Notebook

Carry A Notebook

Inspiration often hits me at the most awkward times… like in the shower or when I am out for a run. Times when it is next to impossible to record those thoughts and ideas save repeating them over and over and over until they are burned deep into my memory. Which...