Are you suffering from entrepreneurial envy?

Are you suffering from entrepreneurial envy?

Or the year I went full circle with my business A few weeks ago I wasn’t exactly feeling 100%. I don’t know if my yin was squabbling with my yang, my cosmic planetary alignment was skewed, or I simply wasn’t eating enough bananas. But I was up and down like badger on...
Your business is NOT boring

Your business is NOT boring

As a copywriter I’m asked to write about all kind of things. From credit cards to drainage pipes and baby soap. Lately I’ve noticed a trend whereby the email that accompanies the brief is apologetic. “I’m sorry,” the potential client says. “This is probably a bit...
How Donald Trump helped me write my book in 7 days

How Donald Trump helped me write my book in 7 days

Or, how threats can help you get started I’ll be honest: I feel a bit dirty having the words ‘Donald Trump’ in my headline. And yes, I’ll admit it has a little bit of a click bait style to it. But I’m doing it for a reason, which will become clear (for those of you...
Client relationships: too close for comfort?

Client relationships: too close for comfort?

A certain level of intimacy with clients can be a good thing. It builds trust, and that – along with the quality of work – is often what makes them return. But if you are going to become chums with clients, you need to know your boundaries. Here are a few pointers on...