Business on Purpose Blog

Business is so much easier when you deal with your busyness

The effects of ambient stress, residual stress and busyness will be long-term. Cramping too much into today has a residual and often damaging effect on tomorrow. Do you know what ‘eustress’ means? And have you an idea of how you could intentionally design your life and professional responsibilities around it? Eustress Eustress is described colloquially…

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Are you an entrepreneur, or just self-employed?

Today I would like to discuss the difference between being self-employed and being an entrepreneur. Many people start a business to create a wage equal to or slightly more than they would be working for someone else. They have a glass ceiling that hovers over their potential. Many people have issues with self-esteem, self-efficacy or…

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Celebrate and Separate

Today I’m sharing with you a brilliant exercise that I go through each year with our coaching clients. What is it you want to CELEBRATE and what is it you want to SEPARATE from this year? There are certain times in our year that we get to draw a line in the sand and decide…

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Are you excited, or exhausted?

Are you excited or exhausted about this year and what has happened? Are you just “hanging in there” or waiting for January 1st to press reset? In the mix of multiple pressure points, we can often feel exhausted and overwhelmed. This has been a year of pressure points. Several of my clients have had some…

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Are you being true to your character?

Character development will rarely come through a life that is easy. It will normally come in the areas of our lives that are difficult and in areas of our lives where we have had to overcome or have had to live through a crisis, not avoid one. One consistent truism in pursuit of your career…

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Are you suffering from frustration or enjoying inspiration?

Are you aware of the contributing factors to your frustration? Living a life focused on frustration is living life in a negative mindset.

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How to prevent activity without accomplishment

I love four wheel driving and getting out in the bush discovering new tracks and places. We have crossed the Great Dividing Range in over 45 different places and are planning some new tracks for this summer. Donna and I are often looking to find the road less travelled. Last year we set a course…

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Is your new financial year off to a flying start?

Over the past two weeks, we have looked at the 5 A’s and the 4 I’s. Do you remember what they were? If you can’t remember you can look them up or get onto our website and look for our previous blogs. Today I want to share with you 3 C’s and the importance of…

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How do we continue to own our business and not let it own us?

At the start of every business venture or creation, there is a euphoria that seems to consume nearly every thought we have. We begin to wonder, ponder, imagine, even fantasise about the empire we will create. We know that people will flock to us to solve their problems and satisfy their needs, and we will…

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Learn how to show appreciation and love

As we prepare to host our short course on the 10th May, How Can Your Relationship Survive Your Business, we wanted to talk today about the five love languages. Finding the significant ways to let your partner feel loved and appreciated in their love language, not just in the way you feel loved, is one…

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