Embracing technology as a soul-o-preneur

Dear heart-led business owner, can we set something straight today? The technology is not your enemy. Louder for those at the back? THE TECHNOLOGY IS NOT YOUR ENEMY Nearly all the talented souls I work with have a story playing that technology is holding them back in their business; whether that's setting up a mailing list or managing their…

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Stop doing it all alone – what you might learn about your business when you get support

As a spinner-of-many-plates, you probably lie awake at night running through your to-do list and berating yourself for not having managed to do all-the-things you “should” be doing. By the way, I HATE working by “should” and like to stick my two fingers up at that presumptive word as much as possible. Because I know how powerful getting support…

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What you need to know about starting a heart-led business

I’ve had a lot of conversations with people in the throes of starting their heart led businesses from scratch recently; it seems that the tumultuous times we’ve been living through have given many people pause for thought on their purpose. In many cases, the old adage that necessity is the mother of invention is absolutely true. That’s why, instead…

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Getting comfortable with failure as a female business owner
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Getting comfortable with failure as a female business owner

Failure. It’s a big icky word that conjures up images of people looking at us and shaking their heads, aghast. I want to talk about failure today because I see so many women holding back from the proverbial limelight and shrinking their missions in order to avoid “failure”. Am I going to talk about failure in the context of…

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What we can learn about marketing from local wildlife
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What we can learn about marketing from local wildlife

I was recently gifted a bunch of bird feeders for my somewhat “wild” garden. Now, I can hear you asking, “what the f&*k does a bird feeder have to do with marketing my business, Lea?” Don’t worry, this wildlife themed story is going to shed some light on why you’re feeling some not so good feelings about your business…

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