http://youtu.be/fHTfVIpBKGI Have you ever met someone famous or senior in your industry, who could change the course of your career if only you could build a relationship with them? Yet - you find it impossible to be normal around them.  Perhaps you end up trying too hard,...

Do you ever get to the end of the day and wonder where the time went? I have had lots requests from clients recently asking me for ways to stay focused, instead of getting sidetracked. I thought I’d share my favourite three tips with you. 1.  ...

After asking you all the question in my blog last week: 'what stops you from completing creative projects', I had some wonderful responses. Thank you! I've created this video blog in response to a real issue that someone told me about, which touched me greatly. It was...

Don't you find that being creative is both a blessing and a curse? If you are anything like me, you are brilliant at starting projects, but hopeless at either finishing them or sharing them once they're done. Somehow, nothing ever seems quite brilliant enough. I constantly...

  You start the day with good intentions.  You make a strong, black coffee, pop open your lap top and start typing that important chapter you want to finish.  Before long, a seductive message appears on your twitter feed, sending you into a tunnel of distractions. It’s...

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...