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I wrote one or two books, and now help others do the same...

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Over the years I’ve published over 200 posts on a range of topics, reflecting where I was in my entrepreneurial journey.     

3 Mistakes to Avoid In Your Affirmation Practice

3 Mistakes to Avoid In Your Affirmation Practice

I'm not an expert on affirmations but my own coach is, and we are always working on them. They have helped me immensely, but it has taken a while. In this post, I'll share three mistakes to avoid in your daily affirmation practice. So, if you're not seeing the results...

9 Steps for Creating Powerful Affirmations

9 Steps for Creating Powerful Affirmations

Positive affirmations are one of my happy habits for a reason and in this post I'm going to share nine steps for creating powerful affirmations. Affirmations can help to re-program your mindset and become the person that you want to be. They are used by many people to...

7 Hidden Benefits of Positive Affirmations

7 Hidden Benefits of Positive Affirmations

As you know, affirmations are one of my Happy Habits, but they are also helping me build my business. It's weird but then again maybe not, when you think that affirmations are the antidote to limiting beliefs, and limiting beliefs stop you making progress in all sorts...

6 Ways to start the day positively

6 Ways to start the day positively

How you start the morning is how you set yourself up for the day. In this post, I'll share six ways to start the day positively There is a Cherokee legend about the two wolves inside us that are constantly fighting. One is full of all the negative stuff we store...

When should I start launching my book?

When should I start launching my book?

Last week we looked at why you should launch your book. This week we're going to answer the question: when should I start launching my book? As we've said before, without a book launch, your readers won't know when and where to buy your book. This will affect your...

Why do I need to launch my book?

Why do I need to launch my book?

One of the questions that I'm asked by my clients is "Why should I plan a book launch?",  and yet, if you don't, then chances are, when your book goes live on Amazon, no-one apart from your family and friends will buy your book. In this blog post, I'm going to share...

The science behind affirmations

The science behind affirmations

One of the things that I love about my business coach is that she helps me write and use affirmations as part of my daily mindset work. They are one of my happy habits but they're much more than that. They help me to believe in myself and help me tackle the blocks...

What are affirmations?

What are affirmations?

If you follow me on social media, you'll notice that each morning I post a daily dose of positivity, and as part of my morning routine, I used affirmations to help me start the day in a positive state of mind. But what are positive affirmations and how do they work?...

5 Things you can do to help achieve your goals

5 Things you can do to help achieve your goals

Whether your goal is to write a book, climb Mount Everest or see the Northern lights, the steps to achieving that goal are very similar. So let's take a look. Step 1 - Have a goal! You'll never achieve a goal without setting one in the first place. Someone once said...

Are self-limiting beliefs stopping you write?

Are self-limiting beliefs stopping you write?

  Belief is a very powerful thing. It can drive you forward or it can stop you in your tracks. There are many self-limiting beliefs around writing and book publishing that stop people from achieving their dream of publishing a book. You may not have been good at...

When should I start marketing my book?

When should I start marketing my book?

Another question that I get asked is: "When should I start marketing my book?". The answer to this will depend on how good you are at finishing. There is nothing more annoying for a reader to pre-order a book, only for the publication date to get put back because the...

How long should my book be?

How long should my book be?

When I'm working with clients, one of the questions that I get asked is: "How long should my book be?", and to be honest, it depends on the book, but there are a couple of things that you need to take into account. 1. What is the purpose of your book? If the purpose...

Choosing the right format for your book

Choosing the right format for your book

In the age of technology, you now have a choice in how you consume your book. You can choose: print books ebooks audiobooks So, as an author which formats should you choose for your book? Well, that really depends on your audience. Print books When I started out, I...

7 Ways to Market Your Book

7 Ways to Market Your Book

You’ve written your book, proofread it, don’t some editing, created a book cover in Canva that you’re happy with and you’ve uploaded it to Amazon. Congratulations. You’re now going to be a published author. However, as a self-published author, your work has only just...

The biggest mistake you will make as a self-publisher

The biggest mistake you will make as a self-publisher

Hindsight is a wonderful thing and after publishing a fair few books in my time, I think I've made every mistake that it's possible to make as an author. However, the biggest one that I've made, and that I see others doing, is publishing your book too soon.  This...

Free book templates

I’m here to make your life easier, and what could help you get you started better than a template for your book manuscript?

So, if you’d like my 2 basic book templates, then just fill in the form…

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