Client Red Flags (and the worst date ever)

Whether you’re looking to hire a contractor to build your dream office, a web designer to create a killer website, a brand strategist to create a kickass brand or even if you’re looking at taking on a partner to share the load – here are some key red flags to look out for:

Real Talk – Connect to customers through stories, not sales!

Storytelling is how I worked with companies like Google, Facebook and the UN. They help me run Thailand’s leading technology academy and they are now helping me revitalise our design agency (with a little help from the amazing Storm!) So do you want your brand to be 22 times more memorable?

Your clients don’t need to know EVERYTHING…

You know how I’m always preaching about using social media to build personal connections with your audience, right?Well, some people take this a little too far… Building relationships and starting conversations on Facebook is ALWAYS going to get you more business action than hard sales.In fact, Facebook has literally been trained to look for posts […]

I was thinking of you in the shower this morning…

You were running through my mind, during my morning shower.
After I had stepped in, let my hair down, decided I could go another day without shampoo, tied my hair back up and then looked down at my legs, contemplating if I should shave or wait for lockdown to lift so I can get to a much-needed waxing session (spoiler alert: I’m still rocking the Chewbaka look), I got all reflective…

We don’t need no education…

In a world that is ever-changing, shouldn’t the education system be too? This is precisely why I started putting together courses and retreats with real and practical teachings that actually work. There is no one-size-fits-all solution for any business, but it’s important to know how to jump in and see what works.

The Dark Side of Entrepreneurship

I started my own company when I was 23 years old. Like any entrepreneur, I was a dreamer.I had this image in my head of this well-oiled business machine that was going to make me millions of rands and set me up for life. 6 months later, I was crying into a bottle of vodka, […]

There is no such thing as a one-size-fits-all recipe for success!

I have a confession to make… It’s almost 11am and I am still in bed! It’s a cold, wet, windy day in St Francis Bay.I can barely hear the ever-present crashing of waves over the howling and rattling of my kitchen blinds. So, I have closed all the windows, tucked Bruce (my dog) into a […]