Recently I put the call out for Women willing to take part in sharing their story for our My Trade Story segment, I was thrilled with the response I received. Occasionally you are blessed to have the opportunity to meet an amazing person and I was blown away by Lorraine’s story, I think you will…Continue Reading
Cash flow is king for small business. It can make or break a business in the blink of an eye. Cash flow or the lack there of has nearly broken our business on several occasions. The lack of cash flow could mean bills don’t get paid. But what do you do what you can’t pay…Continue Reading
I cannot tell you how many times as a builder, I have heard this statement or one to the same effect. Business owners in general are assumed to be wealthy, but in most cases, nothing could be further from the truth. We had a real spate of people trying to rip us off, steal from…Continue Reading
Instagram is my most favourite social media platform. I have made many friends through sharing our home and our lives. More than this, I have found so many businesses I might not have known of otherwise. This week in our Small Business Spotlight**, I am sharing one of these businesses found on Instagram. Scouted Design…Continue Reading
Recently I was having a conversation with a new friend about what I do here on the blog, one of her questions was the same question I have been asked a few times by readers, so I thought I would answer it here on the blog as well.
Where do you find your inspiration?
Finding my Inspiration
Occasionally you are blessed with the opportunity to meet someone who inspires you in ways you never thought possible. This was true for me when I had the privileged of meeting Fi Shewring last year when we both spoke at the HIA Women in Industry Lunch. I had no idea how profound an influence Fi…Continue Reading
One of the toughest parts of my job is working with the man I married. When you add into the mix, that we each work full time, often side by side, in the same house we ‘go home to’, this can be very challenging. Granted I choose to work together with my husband and he…Continue Reading