September 2, 2019

If you email me from a Gmail address, I’m just going to assume you want my kidney. And you can’t have it!

“Hey sucker! I’m a super important investment guy and your long lost relative just died, so I want to give you ALL THE MONEY!!! A gazillion rand! […]
August 26, 2019

How to weed out the shitty clients with 5 simple steps

Shitty clients exist, no matter what business you are in. If you’re in the service industry, these are the customers that don’t tip the waiter for […]
August 18, 2019

If you have the cure for cancer, why keep it a secret?

If the cure for cancer existed, but the doctors didn’t tell you about it because they didn’t want to seem pushy, would you be relieved, or…? […]
August 12, 2019

Practice safe (marketing) sex with royalty free images

Marketing is sort of like sex…If you do it the wrong way or with the wrong people, the consequences can be pretty severe. Right now, you’re […]
August 6, 2019

Step in to my office – 6 things nobody tells you about Freelancing

Step into my office… Today, it’s the beautiful seaside village of St Francis Bay. From here, I can answer my emails, work on reports and even […]
August 6, 2019

New Websites and 3 unforgivable things that everyone does that you’ll regret later

New parents will tell you that there is no greater feeling of love and fulfillment than the feeling you get when you hold your new baby […]
August 6, 2019

Design Lingo – Your guide to understanding the gibberish that your designer is speaking

Before you travel to another country, you would learn some basics of the native language, so you didn’t get lost, right? Well, that would be the […]
August 2, 2019

It’s not a client, it’s a ghost! A ghost that needs a contract…

What’s worse than a crappy client?I’ll tell you… A seemingly awesome client that GHOSTS you! For freelancers and small businesses, this happens. ALL. THE. TIME.You do the […]
May 15, 2019

SEO Explained

There are over 2,7 billion searches performed on Google each month.People no longer search the yellow pages to find the information, service or product they are […]
April 17, 2019

5 Marketing Lessons Your Business Can Learn From Game of Thrones

Game of Thrones in one of the most successful entertainment entities in the world and has been all the rage, since it first started airing in […]
April 16, 2019

If Facebook were your Mother In-Law

Have you ever imagined Facebook as a person? Facebook is like the mother in-law that you have to grin and bear because you know she’s going […]
April 16, 2019

I quit my full time job to start my own business and then couldn’t afford toilet paper

Dear Small Business Owner You are a **cking champion!Why? Because starting your own business is haaaard!(That word was “ducking”, obviously) Never doubt yourself. You made it this […]
April 16, 2019

A Letter to non-paying clients

Dear non-paying client I have a number of clients that I absolutely love, but you are not one of them. Your R5 000 bill with my […]
April 9, 2019

The best things in life are NOT free…

The expression, “The best things in life are free”, may indeed be true, but not when it comes to business! Remember, in the business world, you […]