• ENTREPRENEURS
    Maximising Personal Branding for Entrepreneurs

    Donna has more than 25 years of experience in investigating what makes brands successful. She has a passion for entrepreneurs, has extensive experience in helping start-ups and growth stage businesses to succeed and is an entrepreneur herself. She highlights a key finding from Seed Academy’s The Real State of Entrepreneurship Surve that marketing and getting customers is […]

  • ENTREPRENEURS
    5 Rules for Going Into Personal Debt as an Entrepreneur

    All businesses require money to get started. Even if you’re working with a bare-bones, one-person startup, you’ll still have to pay money for website hosting, business-name registration and the equipment you’ll need (like a workspace and a computer)  to run the business. The overall average cost to start a business is around $30,000 — and unless you’ve been in the […]

  • QUOTES
    10 Quotes From John F. Kennedy on Leadership and Personal Growth

    John F. Kennedy, known for his charm and public speaking, is the youngest man — at 43 years old — and the first Roman Catholic ever elected to the office of the president. His life was cut short only three years later when he was assassinated in Dallas in 1963. Today, Americans remember him fondly as an inspirational figure who’s […]

  • SUCCESS
    10 after work habits for personal success

    Success means different things to different people. For some, it may mean climbing to the top of the career ladder. To others, it may mean achieving a high quality of life. However, no matter what your version of success is, it is important to spend our spare time cultivating good habits that will lead you […]

  • STARTUPS
    How To Build Your Personal Magnetism and Charisma

    With all the talk about, writing about and discussion about personal branding, this magnetism and charisma is already inside each one of us and part of the DNA of the personality we were born with. In Developmental Psychologist Jan Mercer’s article in Psychology Today: Temperament and Genetics, she confirms “biological factors determine the individual’s ‘temperament,’ the […]

  • NEWS
    Separating Your Personal and Business Finances: Why and How

    New business owners may seek to keep things simple and co-mingle their business and personal finances. This is a BIG mistake. Here’s why, and what you can to do to appropriately separate your financial activities. Why and How to Separate Your Personal and Business Finances Why Keep Finances Separate? There are important financial, legal and […]

  • STARTUPS
    Separating Your Personal and Business Finances: Why and How

    New business owners may seek to keep things simple and co-mingle their business and personal finances. This is a BIG mistake. Here’s why, and what you can to do to appropriately separate your financial activities. Why and How to Separate Your Personal and Business Finances Why Keep Finances Separate? There are important financial, legal and […]

  • LIFE
    Advanced Personal Brand Building Checklist

    The Internet has made personal branding a huge deal: Nowadays everyone can become a micro-celebrity. However, if you care about your professional footprint, personal brand search results and overall image – personal branding is actually a long, continuous process. Below is a checklist of what needs to be done in order to get your personal […]