Browsing All Posts published on »October, 2011«

Know what you’re doing

October 28, 2011


When you run your own business, especially if there is no-one in your family who is an entrepreneur, it can be difficult to be fully prepared. It can seem daunting running your own business and learning from your mistakes aren’t always the best way to build your credibility and you could find it more frustrating […]

One minute to change a day

October 21, 2011


Utilising my time is key as I work for several clients that need my time on a regular basis. When I am asked/invited to an event I have to see if I think it is worth my time and potentially missing an important email. Once I have decided to attend I must tell my clients, […]

A strawberry can make a difference

October 14, 2011


Last week I was asked to help a client with an Expo stand in London Olympia for the HR Performance show (the first of these events). As I don’t usually go into London more than once a month I was looking forward to it, bar the running for the train and being squashed by business-people! […]

Happy Anniversary!

October 12, 2011


It’s been a year for Amethyst and what a year it has been! I am so thankful for the support, the new contacts, the referrals and the fantastic new clients I have. This would not have been possible without the support I have received. Being an entrepreneur with no business partner means I have to […]

Time to change those thoughts

October 12, 2011


After speaking with Jayne over Twitter, we have formed a close friendship and I regularly read her blog, so when she offered to hear ideas for new blogs I gave a personal idea, one that I think many women and girls go through. The feeling of low self-confidence which, on some days, can be overwhelming. […]

October 12, 2011


@timmugabi Ooo get you! You’ll get there, the minors are my favourite 🙂 Which song?