I'm that person who sees your mountain of mail or your paperwork strewn office (or your inbox!) and gets excited at the prospect of filing it neatly, in date order with beautiful folders, labels and post it notes for any actions - one of my favourite ever executives called me 'odd' once for this very… Continue reading Why hire me as your assistant?
and I'm being such a pain in the ass about it...
Now there's a question! 9 months ago (yesterday, actually) I was taken into an office and let go from a job I had once absoltely adored. Admittedly, if they hadn't decided to let me go, after reading in my emails that I was planning to hand in my notice that same day, I'd have handed… Continue reading So what do you do?
Do you take accountability, or do you lay blame? Being accountable for something doesn’t have to be terrifying. Something goes wrong, the response is one of two options; How do I take a proactive response to this, figure out what happened and why and find a solution that moves the situation forwards How do I… Continue reading Terrifying Accountability
What are your business goals? ‘Earn X amount per year’ ‘Employ X people’ ‘Speak at X events this year’ ‘Open a new location’ ‘Become an international super star’ ‘Take over the world’ Whatever your goals, how do they compare with your Monday morning to do list? ‘Email so and so back’ ‘Process expenses’ ‘Chase Mr… Continue reading Goals vs Tasks
This isn’t one of those ‘positive mind positive vibes’ type posts! It’s a reminder that you have a choice. Not to ‘wake up and decide you’re going to be happy today’ - that’s crap if you ask me. But that you can decide to plan your day around things that will either put you right… Continue reading Choose your mindset