Blah blah blah brag brag brag

I have been trying to inspire and empower people to showcase themselves and promote their great ideas and books, but how much bragging is acceptable and how much is too much? Some people in my network promote themselves all the time and it is getting a bit tedious. I feel like shouting ‘Don’t you realize how you come across?!’ I …

How to Get Noticed in Tough Times

“Hello! Anybody paying any attention?” The papers say times are going to continue to be tough for a while and I’ve already noticed many business owners retrenching and retreating, pulling back, cutting back and holding back. Ironically, though, a downturn is the perfect time to strategise new ways of increasing profitability. Especially if you have client-free time on your hands …