Essay

A collection of 7 posts

Oct 28, 2020

Selling and my pal Gil Gunderson

Selling and my pal Gil Gunderson

If you’ve ever watched The Simpsons, you’ll have more than likely developed an affinity for one of the characters. Some people go for the main characters like Homer or Marge, while

Oct 21, 2020

The Man Who Couldn’t Say No

The Man Who Couldn’t Say No

I know what you’re thinking, and yes, you’re right. That title does sound like something you might expect to find on a Channel 4 documentary. You know the kind of show.

Oct 20, 2020

Not Guilty - The 5 Hour Day

Not Guilty - The 5 Hour Day

Since starting my business back in 2015 I’ve suffered from a lot of guilt. Guilt that I’m not doing enough. Guilt that I’m not earning enough. Guilt that I’m

Oct 10, 2020

If they wanted my help...

If they wanted my help...

“Can five of my friends share this please?” It’s usually accompanied by a praying hands emoji. For many, this is what doing their bit for mental health looks like. In the vast

Aug 11, 2020

Settling

Settling

Never settle. Sometimes it’s stated. Other times it’s implied. The principle goes that if you run your own business, you should never settle. The pursuit of more must be in your

Jul 31, 2020

The Kindness Myth

The Kindness Myth

Earlier this week I shared a comment on a friends Facebook post that I’m disappointed about. My friend Kat had shared a post about the fat shaming of nurses online. I’m