Love it or hate it, the word "mumpreneur" has become a buzzword over the last couple of years. The "mum economy" is predicted to be worth £9.5 billion in the UK by 2025, and women currently launch more than half of the UK's new businesses. So why has motherhood become such a catalyst for entrepreneurship?
No seriously, you have. It might not feel like it right now, but you have all of the tools and knowledge you need to figure everything in your life out. It's all there inside you, it's just a case of digging it out. I spent years working as a marketing consultant before I decided to … Continue reading You’ve got this
In my previous post, I wrote about the importance of having a sense of joy in your work. Happy companies are more successful and happy people perform better. But 85% of people do not feel engaged in their work. Yikes. If you're running a business, your lack of joy is likely to filter through to … Continue reading Finding joy in your work
I was thrilled to be invited back to speak at BrightonSEO for the second time in September 2019, talking about the importance of happiness in the workplace. Below is the full transcript of my talk (with a few extra nuggets of information that there wasn't time for during my slot), along with all the sources … Continue reading Happiness will make you rich – BrightonSEO 2019
I started my business very soon after becoming a mum, and both have been a steep learning curve! As far as motherhood goes, children are excellent teachers, and my daughter has led the way in many respects. Watching her take on the world and conquer new challenges every day, I realised children have a few things to teach us in the business department as well.