Leverage Your Quirks!

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Too many of us look to someone else to tell us that who we are and how we do what we do, is ok. I get it, seeking external validation is pretty easy, especially when shit goes wrong you can always say well that advice from that person didn’t work. So you don’t have to take responsibility for what did or did not happen. The…

Becoming Known For What You Love

Recently a Jamaican C-Suite executive came to me for some digital personal branding advice. She had achieved a lot in corporate so far, but wanted to do more but in a new direction.  She was having one of those crossroads-come-to-Jesus moments in her life. After some initial questions over breakfast, I asked her the one question, in fact, the only question that stumped her. I…

Be Known For What You Actually Do

Maybe it was that very popular quote “Fake It Till You Make it” that did it. Or maybe it’s a bad habit some of us have had – of talking more about what we are about to do vs sharing what it is we actually have done. Hmmm… you see, for some it may seem that the hype works, because they get the attention –…

Reinvention is the Mother of Ascension

Typically, we all were socialised to be and do one thing and have one way of living. You know the spiel- go to school, get this degree, stick to this one job and its promotions, retire, collect a gold watch and an office party, then wait to die. Thankfully, this Digital Age with its disruptions and amplified possibilities, have shown us all even more so,…

There is no need to protect your reputation…well sorta

You’ve probably seen this quote online somewhere, it says “When you truly don’t care what people think about you, you’ve gotten dangerously close to something called freedom.” And I agree. Not giving a flying fuck, about what anyone has to say or is thinking about you, is a super power everyone must acquire, especially entrepreneurs. That is if you intend to get any work done…