Some days I write about business, entrepreneurship and marketing, other days it’s all about dating, parenting and whatever random rants are swirling round in my head
Yes, that's me! The one with the Mickey Ears
Hi, I’m Samantha and welcome to my blog. I don’t just talk about business. From food to fashion, relationships, random stuff and grown-up life in general. And obviously the business stuff too…
When it comes to growing your business, what’s really holding you back from achieving your goals? What excuses are you using?
Is your poor quality content reflecting badly on your business? When it comes to social media posts, quality beats quantity every time.
I have never been a morning person and after this ridiculous attempt at being a morning person, I doubt I ever will be. But do you have to get up at 5am to be a success?
Do you value your work or are you letting others dictate the value of your work? Do you struggle to charge what you work is worth?
It’s really hard when you’re a start-up business and that’s before a few obstacles are thrown in your way. Here are my top 5 obstacles that start-up need to overcome
Have you developed some bad business habits? You’ll need to stop them if you don’t want them to hold you back. Here’s 5 you need to stop now
Do you have a social media marketing strategy or are you making the same social media marketing mistakes that many companies make?
Freelancing is on the increase with more people looking to work for themselves. So here are 5 tips to help get you started as a freelancer ahead of Freelance Heroes Day.
Freelancing is on the increase with approx 4.8million people registered as self-employed in the UK alone. That’s a lot of people!
We all have an inner critic whether we want one or not. The important thing is that we learn how to turn down its volume now and then.
People make the same mistakes when they start in direct sales using MLM (Multi-Level Marketing) techniques. Here are 10 tips to help you not be a spam bot
I make no secret of my love of Irish boybands, namely Boyzone. But I’ve got a new love. Boyzlife. A wonderful combination of Keith Duffy of Boyzone and Brian McFadden of Westlife.
How do you stay motivated when things aren’t going right or you’re having a bad day? It’s impossible to stay positive all of the time, but you still need some motivation
Do you find that you are always comparing yourself to others? Focus your efforts on the being the very best version of you and going after the life that YOU want.
What messages are you telling yourself that could be preventing you from achieving your goals? Is it time for you to get out of your own way?
We all have off days. Those kinds of days when you’d quite happily have a duvet day and not face the outside world. So what lifts your mood and makes you happy?
Many people seem to have a mental barrier when it comes to the age they start to pursue their passions. The truth is, it’s never too late to pursue your passions
Busy, busy, busy. Everyone is always busy. But are they really? Are you really busy? Or are you just overwhelmed? Maybe just a bit unproductive with your time?
I used to care about other peoples opinions until I tried to pay my bills with them. Here’s why you shouldn’t care about other peoples opinions and why they don’t matter
Everyone keeps telling you to start a blog. You’ve plenty to say for yourself. You know it helps your business. But you don’t know how to actually start one. Let me help
It’s easy to remain within our boundaries, our safe zones, our comfort zones. But what if you took a step outside of your comfort zone?
Here are a few tips to help you stop burnout in its tracks and prevent it knocking you off course on your road to success.
Most of us have some form of irrational fears. Mine involve dating. But are they irrational or relevant? And could a vegan actually kill me!
If you fail to prepare then you should prepare to fail. So how ready are you to start a business?
Procrastination is an absolute bitch when she strikes and can knock you off your road to success. Here are 3 tips from me to help you stop procrastinating
So many people are searching for the magic key to success. That little trick that will turn them into an overnight success.
Social media isn’t the shiny new toy anymore. It’s mainstream and should be part of your overall marketing plan. So stop treating it like a sideshow!
Are you setting clear goals or just casually wishing for things and giving up when they don’t happen quickly? Learn to set clear goals like a ninja to achieve them
The thought of your child driving a car is pretty terrifying for most parents. Luckily Young Driver can help get your teen mobile before the dreaded 17th birthday
It’s that time to buy the stocking fillers. So it’s a good job I’ve done the research for you and come up with a bucket load of great bits and pieces for just about everyone