I once sat on a committee that was struggling to get enough volunteers. Every committee member had a full schedule of work, kids, personal and voluntary commitments, yet they would always raise their hand to help, shoehorning another task into their overstuffed schedules. When others who appeared...

How do you stay on top of your business, when life takes you by surprise? One minute everything’s tickety boo and the next you’ve been blindsided by some unexpected personal challenge that’s going to take a while to work through. Meanwhile your business is not going to...

There comes a time in every entrepreneur's life when you need to rebrand. But how do you know when the time is right for you? Until recently I wasn’t too bothered about branding. I’m more of a word nerd than a visual person and in the early days...

Pricing a bespoke service – like web design, graphic design or copywriting – can be a messy business. Each project – and each client – is so individual, that it can be difficult to predict just how much time, energy and expertise will be required to...