Thin and superficial

Mar 30

Thin and superficial

Let me put that in context. A person’s word or promise is like their skin. Thin and superficial.  I am at a point where I have almost given up on my business. I have been given a thin opportunity with an incubator. I haven’t been accepted onto their program but I have been given a document to read, something to complete and then they’ll see if they can...

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How I found my bounce

Mar 29

How I found my bounce

I was on the way to an entrepreneurial incubator meeting in Sandton last week. I was in Andre’s car as mine wouldn’t start. Luckily he was working from home that day. I really should go and get the battery looked at. Anyway. He doesn’t have a cellphone holder in his car or anywhere practical I can put my cellphone. Somewhere that is both safe and practical so I...

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The difference between a life coach and a business coach

Mar 18

The difference between a life coach and a business coach

What is a business coach? According to WABC, Business coaching is the process of engaging in regular, structured conversation with a “client”: an individual or team who is within a business, profit or nonprofit organization, institution or government and who is the recipient of business coaching. The goal is to enhance the client’s awareness and...

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Listen When Your Body Speaks

Mar 06

Listen When Your Body Speaks

I submitted an application for a job in September 2015. I took 2 weeks to put my application together as the job had asked for a huge amount of information, including a psychometric assessment (my own cost) and a video submission. I built a cv website in the hopes of standing out as an exceptional candidate as I felt she would be getting 100′s if not over 1000...

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Irrational Fears

Feb 15

Irrational Fears

Today I learnt the difference between a rational and an irrational fear. I have a lot of irrational fears, mostly born out of a very difficult and lonely childhood. My main fear at present is around career. I ran my own business, which has not turned out to be the success I had dreamed it to be. I made the very difficult decision (mentally) to go back to work...

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