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Do you keep staring out the window?

I have found myself drawn to my window this last week, gazing out onto the street with my hands against the pane. Watching the odd person walk past with their dog and lamenting a little about how much the world has changed. My life, like yours, has changed...

Is it curtains for TED?

I’ve been speaking to a lot of clients in the last few weeks who have had the TEDx gigs they are speaking at postponed. Of course this is completely understandable given the current situation and for some, it might feel that they won’t make it on a stage for the...

Working from home – the key to highly engaged virtual teams

I remember when I made the transition from office based employee to self employed and working from home. In the first few months I missed many things about corporate life, but the thing I missed most was the people. The morning hello, catching up over a cup of...

Why you need to hold on to your dreams

Times are very uncertain right now. As human beings it’s super easy to go into survival mode. When we do this, the psychological blinkers go on and we get tunnel vision. Of course this is important. We have to put our health and those of our loved ones first. But...

Round 2 of Land and Deliver is coming

I’m excited to let you know that the next round of my TEDx course Land and Deliver is coming up in a few months time and I’m letting you know super early for a few reasons. Signing up early gives you access to some fabulous goodies AND you can spread the payments...
All that for that

All that for that

​​I’m just popping in to let you know that my brand new online speaker boot camp is kicking off on Monday! I’m super excited to be delivering 2 online workshops helping you craft your signature talk from start to finish. A few things for you to know I will take you...

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Why saying yes isn’t always great

Why saying yes isn’t always great

I have a confession to make. I’ve been ‘highlighting’ quite a bit recently. Do you do it? It’s when your business necessitates that you show up, but your content isn’t reflecting what’s actually going on in life and business right now. Yep that’s me. Guilty as...

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It’s not what you think it is

It’s not what you think it is

I’ve spoken to a few prospective new clients in the last week and I’ve heard a few similar things crop up.  They have a clear idea on what a sought after speaker looks like in their head… Polished and professional Has a lot of experience in standing up and delivering...

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The foundations of good speaking practice

The foundations of good speaking practice

This week I’m sharing in my Facebook community Sought After Speakers how to enhance your speaking skills.  Today I’m sharing what I feel are the foundations of good speaking practice.  This will be different wherever you decide to get speaker training. My speaking...

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I’ve cracked meditation

I’ve cracked meditation

I bet you have set some health focused goals moving into 2020. It’s something we all want to do more of. I’ve been pretty good at prioritising exercise and journaling, however the one thing that I haven’t been able to crack consistently is my meditation practice.  I...

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Peddling My Wares

Peddling My Wares

I’m currently in the middle of a website revamp. I don’t know about you but it’s not often I put it to the top of my priority list because most of my interactions happen through social media, email, referrals from others and face to face. But I have been asked rather...

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I’ve crashed

I’ve crashed

I’m just popping in to give you a little food for thought during the Xmas period. I love having a bit of downtime and will be taking a break from my business from the end of today all the way through to the 7th of January. (You will still see me pop up on social media and in your email though, that’s the power of scheduling!)
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Get creative at Xmas

Get creative at Xmas

I’m just popping in to give you a little food for thought during the Xmas period. I love having a bit of downtime and will be taking a break from my business from the end of today all the way through to the 7th of January. (You will still see me pop up on social media and in your email though, that’s the power of scheduling!)
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Tops wins for 2019

Tops wins for 2019

A few weeks ago I told you about a reflection exercise I love to complete each year that really helps me close the year off on a high and celebrate everything I won and learned. 
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How to Make 2020 Count

How to Make 2020 Count

With any luck, you are feeling a tad hazy as you read this. Maybe you partied hard last night, or you might have had a cosy night in with a few cocktails, wherever I find you today I want to wish you a Happy New Year and share something with you that will really help you to make 2020 count. 
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