What to Do to Interfere with the Success of Your Business

This sounds like a mad title, doesn’t it!  But really, we all do it a lot of the time, and I came across a post of this title from 4 years ago when I was updating things for the new website (it’s coming, honestly!)  It was so interesting to read it!  I’ve made a new one, 4 years on, and invite you to do the same. 🙂

My list of things I can do that will interfere with the success of my business:  November 2009 Continue reading

Do You Ever Have Guilt, Shame, or Embarrassment as Your Money Companions?

What on earth was I doing sitting meditating on a bench in the middle of Kingsbridge High St in Devon?   Pretty weird place to do it, you might think. And what could that possibly have to do with my business?  Even stranger.

Well, you know when you think ‘Oh great, I’ve sorted that!’ about an issue that’s been bugging you?  I mean, one of those inner challenges that come up, like fear about taking a step forward or guilt about not being a good enough parent, or anger towards someone.

And you know how sometimes that whole issue presents it’s head again, either a short or a long time after you’ve had the ‘I’m sorted!” thought? Well, it happened to me while on holiday, and that’s why I needed to sit with closed eyes amongst the passers by. Continue reading

How to Have Fun with Money in 3 Easy Steps

There’s an awful lot of £50 notes lying around your house!’ exclaimed a friend of mine at my birthday party. I grinned.

‘Yes – have you looked at them closely though?’

She picked one up ‘It’s a table napkin!’ she shouted, and dissolved into laughter. “I’d been thinking ‘Jane’s being very rash, leaving all this money lying around’ and all the time it was just a table napkin!” Continue reading

How Your Money Beliefs Limit Your Business Success

When you are in the business of spirituality, or have a spiritual business, or even simply aspire to conducting your business in an ethical, authentic manner, you are going to have to deal with money. Without money coming in and going out, you don’t have a business at all. So money is a hot topic when it comes to business – and it’s also a hot topic when it comes to spirituality! Can money and spiritual principles live side by side?

Over the many years I have been in various businesses, I have heard other self-employed people struggle with the concept of charging well for their services. It comes out in statements such as: Continue reading

What do you need to do to make your business thrive?

This is a great idea I came across just recently.  To make your business thrive, there will be certain things you know you need to do, and only you will know what they are. Sometimes it can be difficult getting clear about them – but this method will help you.

List ten things you can do that will interfere with the success of your business. Continue reading