The entrepreneur’s journey is a well-known one nowadays. It starts with an idea never before conceived, a genuine insight borne out of a unique perspective. And it ends… well, there’s a long way to go before the journey ends in either success or failure.
In the middle, there is the struggle. A struggle to take the idea and make it into a reality. Hiring a team, building a product, and making sales. These are the core activities that dominate the brains of the leadership team. HR documentation and regulation compliance... not so much.
And fair enough, it’s not likely to be the thing that makes or breaks the business. But it is crucial - for the following 3 reasons.Read More
Creating a business is scary.
So in this post, we want to share with you how not be affected by others opinions. Because mental resilience is such an important muscle to exercise. Starting with you…Read More
We get it; business is scary. There is so much to think about it. From clients to employees, even your email can be a daunting place.
The fear that you are feeling is something you have learnt. You have learnt this fear. You were not born with it.
In this post, we are going to look at some of the most common fears in business, and we are going to give you another option. An alternative way of thinking.Read More
Why do we want money? No seriously, think about it.
It is not the paper itself, is it? It is the energy we give it.
Let's break it down.Read More
The thing about the to-do list is that it can be a little overwhelming. For some of us, it serves as a motivational tool, a way of 'downloading' our thoughts and putting them into list form, which can be quite therapeutic and can help us work in a flow state.
In this post, we are going to address the anxiety that can come from a to-do list, and we are going to drill down on how to eliminate it. The main places anxiety seems to seep from is procrastination, overwhelm and fear of failure.Read More
We had so much to share in our first blog post looking at how to recharge over the weekend: ‘19 Ways You Can Charge Your Energy To Increase Joy At The Weekend (Pt 1)’ that we had to make this one a two-parter.
Kicking off with the shower...Read More
When the weekend swings around after a long week, it can be rather tempting to slump into the sofa all weekend with little plans of moving. And while that may be ok to do, it is not something that is sustainable to do every weekend. Luckily, there are many ways to recharge over the weekend to set yourself up for a happier and more joyful week.Read More
So you want to become an email ninja?
Is your email becoming the drain on your entire energy resource?
Or maybe you would just be happy with a little more organisation?
Well, the chances are you are not alone.
So if you are reading this, there is a good chance that you are in a relationship with an entrepreneur or you are an entrepreneur. Or maybe both!
After getting many a looks of judgement while on the phone at lunch, we thought we would write this fun guide of 'how to date an entrepreneur'. It is meant to be a light-hearted post with an element of truth...
In this post, we are going to dive into the things you can expect when you are in a relationship with an entrepreneur.Read More
As a 100% remote working cloud accountancy firm, you can rightly assume that we work from coffee shops a fair bit.
We love to do so, but there are some unspoken rules when it comes to working in coffee shops. I mean it's more like etiquette. I think many people forget the fact that it is a business too.
So whether you are a frequent coffee shop worker or a newbie, I am going to share with you the unspoken coffee shop etiquette.Read More
One of the many things that make us different to your typical accountants is that we’re a 100% cloud-based, remote working accountancy firm. As a member of the Cone Squad, I love the freedom and flexibility that comes with remote working.
If you follow us over on the ‘gram, you’ve probably noticed that from time to time, we’re posting our #WorkFromWherever locations on stories.Read More
People often think that journaling has to take up a lot of their time in order to benefit from it.
But this really is not the case.
Journaling is like any other tool that you use to enhance your life; it can be used as little or as often, as you need.Read More
If you have been an entrepreneur for a while, then you will undoubtedly have felt lonely at some point, especially if your loved ones and friends are not entrepreneurs.
This loneliness tends to set in just before you have a team. When you are just starting your business, and everything depends on you. When you have a team, the loneliness can subside as you have more people involved in your vision.Read More
‘Selling’ is natural to us as human beings. Think about it. When you see a good movie or use a new product that changes your life, what do you do…?
You share. You tell other people. You talk about the problem that you have and how you overcame that problem with said product or service.
You tell them about it because you feel it will add value to their life.Read More
Not too long ago I was speaking to Emily, Managing Director of one of the most beautiful businesses that I have ever seen, Stories Studio.
Like us, Emily is also remote working from Spain, living in a beautiful castle in Ibiza. She is definitely doing entrepreneur life well. On the call, she mentioned how everyone always told her that business was hard, but she had never felt so content.
I told her it was because she was in alignment with her business.Read More
I am sure you have heard the famous story that Steve Jobs wore the same all black 'uniform' every day. You most likely will also know that Mark Zuckerberg wears a very simple t-shirt and jeans look.
Both leaders have realised that this mind hack frees up their mind to think about other (more important) things.Read More
Here’s something you may never have thought about: choosing an accountant is a spiritually aligned money mindset process. And the right accountant will help you with your money mindset journey.
Your accountant has a significant role within your money story, so OF COURSE, choosing an accountant is a big part of your money mindset journey.Read More
Hands up if you love a list!
Lists are an excellent way to stay organised and on track BUT only if you use them AND if you create the RIGHT lists.
We have found by creating the right lists; we have more structure in our lives.
So with that in mind, we wanted to share with you 4 of the lists that are making a significant impact on our lives and business...Read More
Whether you are spiritual or not. Whether you believe the moon affects us or not. The lunar cycle can be a magical process on a business level.
For some, this will make sense. For others, this may all be a little too woo-woo. But if it could enhance your life in any way it’s worth a read, right?Read More