The music tailed off.  Black-mascara tears trickled down my cheeks. I leapt out of my chair, applauding joyously, wildly. But… something was wrong. I was the only woman standing. A lone enthusiast in an audience of hundreds.   I blushed slightly, but carried on whooping and clapping. I was...

Last year, I interviewed over 20 successful creatives for a book I’m writing to understand what creates success.  I’ve decided to share some of my favourite interviews and this is one of the first that I did. The artist featured is called Julie Howell and she is...

I'm launching a group coaching weekend to help creatives get focused, get inspired and turn their passions into a profitable business idea. See workshops for more detail or click here to book a place.   http://youtu.be/OONZK6kCjXM...

I have just experienced one of the most brutal experiences in my career. In this video training, find out how I turned a personal failure into something meaningful. I hope that my experience will enable you to take risks in your career. As the old...

http://youtu.be/vdZGrRIxX4o Being creative is fantastic, until you need to efficiently run a business. This blog is a gentle reminder of how to stay focused, develop simple strategies for getting creative ideas off the ground and avoid going into overwhelm. Sign up on for my free newsletter on...

How to be a shameless self promoter Have you ever avoided putting yourself in the spotlight or worried about promoting your creative talents? Well today's blog will challenge you to take a risk! Being talented is only half the job in developing a creative career. Being willing...

Happy new year! So what sort of year would you like to have?  If you'd like a free list of questions to get the year off to a brilliant start, please click on the following link: new year resolution rebellion.  - Enjoy! http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=77t51TuXcQM&context=C3860dc8ADOEgsToPDskIQbphcWjntaUefO1-6Z2LG...

Have you ever had an inkling to do something bold, but shrugged it off?   Or started a project with passion, only for it to peter out? Annoying isn't it? The question is…why? Why do you avoid pursuing the things that really matter to you? Is it a lack...

Imagine you had no work coming in, would you: a) Head for the fridge, grab a large glass of vodka and a super sized box of sugary snacks? b) Complain endlessly to anyone who will listen? c) Use the time to dabble with a new creative endeavor? d)...