On getting the dance floor started

On getting the dance floor started

In the summer of 1969, tens of thousands of people swayed, jived, bopped and shimmied to the likes of Nina Simone, Mahalia Jackson, Stevie Wonder, BB King, The 5th Dimension, Marvis Staples, Sly and the Family Stone, amongst other legends, at the Harlem Cultural...
Marketing versus growth

Marketing versus growth

A silver lining in the madness of the Covid pandemic was colossal growth for certain businesses. From children’s education to home repairs, business education to website design, some small businesses in some sectors experienced a massive boost. Anything...
With online courses, begin at the end

With online courses, begin at the end

Jane Doe decides to create an online course. She’s seen online courses promising everything from how to grow beautiful orchids, to how to home-school effectively, make your own pickles, or learn business bookkeeping, and she’s up for it. She’s participated in several...
Reclaiming Mondays

Reclaiming Mondays

Sunday afternoon sun lays low in the sky, ushering in what should be a mellow evening hanging out with your favourite people, eating good food by a crackling fire, and feeling sated and satisfied by a weekend well spent. Except there’s a cold pit in your belly and a...
How to get what you want: part three

How to get what you want: part three

To get what you want in business, first you clarify what you want and set meaningful goals, and then you’ve turned those goals into an action plan, the next step is creating your system and being accountable for following it. That’s what we’re diving into...
How to get what you want: part two

How to get what you want: part two

So you’ve addressed your vexed relationship with goal setting, set yourself some meaningful goals, and planned for your worst-case scenario, while actively believing and expecting your best outcome to fruit (see part one of this series). What next? Now it’s time to...