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The Importance of Personal Branding

Imagine this. It’s 4 am. You’re standing outside an Apple Store feeling damp and cold, wishing you could be in your bed sleeping. As you exhale, you can see your foggy breath. “It’ll be worth it,” you think. You peek over your shoulder trying to find the end of the line. It doesn’t matter because...

Get Uncomfortable, Grow Your Business [Video]

Time for an internal check-up (and by internal I mean looking inwards, digging deep and finding courage).  You know that feeling, when you're scared to reach out to somebody or you're not sure about putting yourself on camera, being in photos, or opening up on social media. You get UNCOMFORTABLE. You know what I mean,...

How to choose to have a good day [Video]

How do you choose to have a good day? You know the drill in the morning. You wake up -  roll-over and tenderly reach out...  Nope! Not what I’m talking about. Your first point of contact for the day is you, blearily clutching your smartphone while scrolling or reading your emails through one sleepy eye....

3 Seconds For People To Judge Your Brand [Video]

Did you know it takes 3 seconds for people to judge your brand? When someone visits your website, it takes 3 seconds for them to decide whether or not they like you. Are you intriguing? Do they want to find out more? Think about that for a second (or 3). So, what to do? Here’s...

The law of attraction used practically [Video]

Today I’m talking about the law of attraction. I share a practical example of how it worked for me and how you can use it to attract the dream clients that you really want to work with. A law unto oneself. A year ago, I dreamt up my BIG package. It was all consuming, kinda...

What’s the next phase of your business? Answer these questions to find out.

I’ve noticed I’m working with a lot more women who want to move out of “work work work” mode and transition into leadership, mentoring, coaching, speaker and workshop hosting roles. Like me, most of my clients have been in business for over 10 years. And it’s around this time when you need to start looking...

Building A Community or Tribe

Have you ever asked yourself what it really means to build your own online community? Don’t get me wrong, I’m not here to 'read you your rights' and bust out as the blogging or social media police. But I do want to share some valuable tips I’ve learned along the way.  Networking 'ammo' that you’ll...

Beginner’s Luck

There's a strange and wonderful phenomenon that you're familiar with (whether it's from first-hand experience or not).  No doubt you're wondering what I'm talking about?  This fantastic thing that has uplifted; and equally eluded so many of us, is called 'Beginner's Luck'.  What exactly is Beginners Luck and why or how does it happen? The answer's...

The Key To Having It All

I often get asked by other moms how I get the balance of parenting and being a CEO right. The core of it is shifting from "owning your job" to that of a business owner. You simply cannot and should not do everything yourself. Growing up in South Africa where there are beliefs in our...

Welcome To My Coaching Business!

I offer business coaching and I work with women from all over the world via Skype. I also do 1:1 in person one-day intensive coaching at luxury hotels located in South Africa.   Coaching helps you define your own version of an extraordinary life and how to create a business that supports it. You might...