Do we all need an accountability partner?

Thursday 9th November By Penny

Thought for the Day Thursday 9th November #skills “Accountability, do you need someone to make you accountable?” One area of being self employed that I hear people

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Loneliness in Self Employment #strongmind

Monday 6th November By Penny

Thought for the Day Monday 6th November #strongmind #loneliness in self-employment Last week I had some very powerful and emotional discussions with friends and institutions about the

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Your Mantra that keeps your #strongmind

Thursday 26th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #strongmind Thursday 26th October Your one BIG mantra   This week I have had some really deep conversations with people about their tenacity

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Strong-body #strongmind

Thursday 19th October By Penny

Thursday Thought for the Day #Skills Strong Body will help to have the Strong Mind you need   This week I have made some changes to

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The first time- prepare for the unknown

Monday 16th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #skills #strongmind The first time….preparing for the unknown This morning I woke with a great feeling of excitement, tinged with fear, anxiety,

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Keep climbing your business mountain

Thursday 12th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #skills #strongmind Your personal mountain… keep climbing Yesterday I had one of those breathless days, seeking oxygen to keep climbing up the

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Who packs your parachute?

Wednesday 11th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #community Who is packing your parachute (and are you packing them for others?) This morning, I woke to a wonderful number of

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My 4 Mental Milestones

Tuesday 10th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #strongmind  Tuesday 10th October Your 4 mental milestones   This week is Mental Health Week, and I believe today is Mental Health

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My Desert Island software tool

Monday 9th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #skills  Monday 9th October  “my desert island software tool for my business”   This morning I woke and picked up my phone,

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Just listen to me

Friday 6th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #strongmind  Friday 6th October     My thought today came into my mind when I woke, as they always do. I was

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Who is your customer avatar?

Thursday 5th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #skills    Thursday 5th October Thought for the Day #skills Who is your customer?   Today my thought follows on in my

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What is your REAL value to others?

Wednesday 4th October By Penny

Thought for the Day #skills  Wednesday 4th October What is your REAL value to others   This morning I woke up with the thought around value.

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Flame and Wax in your business day

Monday 2nd October By Penny

Thought for the Day – 2nd October #skills Flame and Wax in your business day   Years ago I heard Roger  James Hamilton talk about the power

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Short Term Gain, Long Term Pain

Thursday 28th September By Penny

Thought for the Day – 28th September  Short term gain, long term pain   Todays thought is about ‘the pain of committing to something for a short

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I like you, just the way you are

Wednesday 27th September By Penny

Wednesday 27th September Thought for the Day #balancedmind Today’s Thought for the Day “I like you, very much, just the way you are”.   Why is

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Does Google Matter to Your Business?

Tuesday 26th September By Penny

Tuesday 26th September #Skills – Thought for the Day – Does Google matter to your business? I have been in the internet business world since 1997.

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Accounting! – Priority or Last Priority?

Friday 22nd September By Penny

Friday 22nd September – Thought for the Day #skills Accounting! Priority or last Priority Thank you Tina Allton for your request for recommendations on accountants this week. Got me

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ROI – such a used or useful phrase?

Wednesday 20th September By Penny

  Tuesday 19th September Thought for the Day “ROI- such a used or useful phrase…”   I remember the first time I heard the letters ROI and

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Entrepreneur or what?

Monday 18th September By Penny

 Monday 18th September 17  Thought for the Day – Entrepreneur, small business or what? Over the past week I have spent time around people who refer

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The challenges and joys of cashflow

Wednesday 13th September By Penny

Wednesday 13th September 17 Thought for the Day… The challenge and the joys of cashflow   I guess this is not the most exciting skill or

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Are you brave enough?

Thursday 7th September By Penny

  Thursday 7th September Thought for the Day What would you do if you were brave enough? This morning I woke at 4am, I had that

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“Food, water, air and hope”

Thursday 31st August By Penny

  Thursday 31st August Thought for the Day for my friends in The Business Cafe   “Food, water, air and hope”   3 years ago I

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The Idea Began in October 2013

Thursday 13th April By Penny

This is a blog I wrote in October 2013 about the idea of The Business Cafe, it captures the moment I came up with the dream

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