Business is hard work… every single day. It’s even harder when you’re trying to achieve cut-through in a traditionally male-dominated sector.Read More
It’s not every day you come across remarkable women who have the strength and courage to use their talents to embark on a successful entrepreneurial journey. Canberra businesswoman, Jemimah Ashleigh is named one of Australia’s Top 10 Female Entrepreneurs by My Entrepreneur Magazine and a Woman to Watch in 2018.Read More
After what feels long week of hustling, there is no better feeling than waking up and knowing its Friday. With Fridays come meetings and with meetings come…COFFEE. By this time of the week your body is starting to tire, and this can sometimes make you lose track of your focus.Read More
OK, are you sitting down ‘cause I have a confession to make…ready… I actually likenetworking! There, I’ve said it. It’s weird I know, but it’s true!
I really like getting my game face on and going out there amongst the people – in fact I do it at least 3 times a week and I’ve recently taken on a leadership position within BxNetworking to take it up a notch.Read More
I get it. It’s immediately gratifying—the rapidly climbing ‘likes’ every time you look at your page, the new followers from all over the world. Nailing your social media game is a crucial element of building your brand, but before getting carried away it’s important to remember one thing: a ‘like’ doesn’t pay your rent.Read More
Get it right or flounder.
Ah, millennials… riddles wrapped in a mystery. Or at least that’s how it feels trying to market to them. Their loyalty is mercurial, their tastes fickle, and the minute they feel they’re being marketed to they shut up shop quicker than a startled echidna.Read More
Anxiety is climbing in Australia, with the Australian Bureau of Statistics reporting that anxiety-related problems have increased from 3.8 per cent of the total population in 2011–12 to 11.2 per cent in 2014–2015.Read More
There aren’t enough hours in the day – I get it. Take it from someone who runs three startups; there’s only so much you can do and trying to be everything, to everyone, all the time isn’t going to work wonders for your mental, physical or emotional health.Read More
When going out to start a business most of your head space is taken up with how much epic you can give to the world and how much you love what you do …Read More
In January of this year, I went to Bali for a Retreat ‘Ultimate Human Experience’ and after 5 days, I had created an extremely strong bond with the amazing women I had met on the retreat.Read More
In the past 36 hours alone, two potential collaborations are at risk because of MEN’S actions. One person is failing at delivering on work they have promised. The other has been publicly condescending of my work and call me crazy, but I don’t want my reputation tarnished because of these messes.Read More
I’m big of reflecting on the year that’s been and finding out what that 12 months has given to me.
A friend recently called my 2017 as ‘tumultuous’, meaning amazing and terrible all in one. They nailed it. There have been some amazing highs and some absolute trainwreck moments.Read More
Earlier this week, the final episode of The Business Experiment aired and I’ve taken a few days to compile my thoughts and feelings about it coming to an end.Read More
It’s a crazy world out there in Social Town right now – blogs, content, sharing, repurposing, originality and the constant need to be ‘out there’ spreading the word – your word! It’s exhausting and, quite frankly, it seems never ending.Read More
Ahhhhh Millennials…riddles wrapped in a mystery, wrapped in an enigma. Or at least that how it feels trying to market to them. Their loyalty is mercurial, their..Read More
OK, are you sitting down ‘cause I have a confession to make…ready… I actually like networking! There, I’ve said it. It’s weird I know, but it’s true!Read More
By all accounts, you can’t go through life as a company founder and not run into arguments. These fights are often with co-founders or management teams that are made up of your close friends and family.
Given conflict is inevitable, how can you develop a blueprint so you engage in arguments as productively as possible? Here are three ideas.Read More
Many women business owners dream of living ‘the high life’, when, in reality, they’re super busy, overworked and sometimes forget how important self care is.
I’m often asked the question, “if you love what you do, is work/life balance necessary?”
The answer is yes, self-care is not only necessary, it’s mandatory and not at all selfish.Read More