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What story structure works for your business?

One of the most famous Storytelling structures of all time is Joseph Campbell’s hero’s journey. The original has 13 stages and follows a hero’s trials and triumphs along a key journey that ultimately leads back home (or to the new world home) with an elixir or lessons...

Introducing the AIR assessment

A few years ago I took the step to niche down in my business. Before then I was floundering around (as a lot of small biz owners do!) I had a broad message and wasn’t owning my expertise. Since taking the plunge and focusing on verbal communication and speaking,...

The recipe for creative thinking

We are in the final furlong of the summer holidays and I must say, slowing down has been so good for the mind, body and soul.  When I was away at a holiday park in Dorset, there was no wifi in the caravans and patchy reception at best. This environment (which I...

The lowdown on speaking income streams

One thing I get asked about a lot is how you can make a profitable business from becoming a ‘speaker.’ And the thing is, traditional speaking (where you give a talk on a real life or virtual stage) is just one string to your speaking bow. Did you know that there are...

Why mottos are the driving force

As I write this I’m just about to sign off completely for the first time in well over a year for some much needed downtime with my kids. If you run your own business I am sure you know that switching off completely is far from easy. But I’ve contacted all my private...
Introducing the AIR assessment

Introducing the AIR assessment

A few years ago I took the step to niche down in my business. Before then I was floundering around (as a lot of small biz owners do!) I had a broad message and wasn’t owning my expertise. Since taking the plunge and focusing on verbal communication and speaking,...

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Why mottos are the driving force

Why mottos are the driving force

As I write this I’m just about to sign off completely for the first time in well over a year for some much needed downtime with my kids. If you run your own business I am sure you know that switching off completely is far from easy. But I’ve contacted all my private...

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It’s always a good time to share your story

It’s always a good time to share your story

I’m getting such a kick out of training corporate leaders and I have been doing it a lot this year. In these sessions, we work on ways they can tell their story, the journey of their development and how it has led them to where they are now. It always ends up being...

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5 steps to map out your core story

5 steps to map out your core story

Last week I got into a new exercise regime. I’m with my kids a lot over the next 6 weeks and I wanted to stay committed to feeling healthy (and sane!) for the 42 days of the summer hols. So I signed up to a programme, got instant access to the videos, and in my newly...

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The importance of down time

The importance of down time

I’m just about to enter the summer holidays with the kids and it’s a big contrast to last year. During the lockdown summer holidays I took any spare time I had to work and didn’t have any kind of break at all. Naturally we couldn’t go anywhere for a holiday anyway,...

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