This week on Balance we’re talking about career reinvention and taking risks to achieve your business dreams. We would like to share with you this interview by Deborah Hutton with the amazing Emma Isaacs from 2013. Especially because it is still one of our favourite interviews. You will know Emma as the Founder and Global CEO of Business Chicks. She is one of the most … [Read more...] about The early days, having it all and entrepreneurial advice – reflecting on Emma Isaacs’ Business Chicks journey
A common thread that weaves through all my talks is the importance of being intentional in what we say and do. It makes sense right? Yet, it begs the question: Why do we so often not take the actions that we know would serve us and others? Obviously there’s a whole book in the answer to that question (or several!). But at the core of it, it’s because we’re wired to take … [Read more...] about 4 questions to ask if you want to change
One of the points I made at our Reconnect event last week was the importance of connecting not only with yourself and your purpose but to be brave and reach out to other like-minded people. Being open and sharing your passion with others, opens the door to opportunities and the exciting part is you never know what lies behind it. This happened last week to me. I received an … [Read more...] about Fashion style at every age
In this interview Candace Bushnell tells Deborah about the pitfalls of dating... and life with 'Mr Big'. "I've heard so many horror stories about women, you know no matter what age you are and no matter what age the men are that you meet on the internet, they all expect you to have sex on the first date," Candace says. … [Read more...] about Dating with Candace Bushnell: Do you have a ‘Mr Big’?
I feel genuinely excited when I talk to someone who has taken a passion, a hobby or an idea and turned it into a successful business. But how do you go from having a great idea to turning it into something that creates its own momentum and success? At a friend's birthday recently, along with the speeches came the most amazing macaroon cake. While I’m not a huge lover of … [Read more...] about Turning a great idea into a thriving business