Tell us a little bit about yourself and your current job? I’m a mum, career coach and professional speaker. I help adults to revitalise their careers and have a special interest in supporting return to work mums through an in-person and online workshop I developed called CareerSmart Mums. For the past 18 months I have been speaking on resilience and mental health after … [Read more...] about Women of Balance: Donna Thistlewaite, passionate about inspiring and improving the lives of others
This article isn’t for my over 50 sisters with corner office and a company car. I am sure this advice could help them as well, but as I am currently a cubicle dweller who has never had a corner office or a company car, I am not familiar with their lives. This article is for my over 50 sisters who are fellow cubicle dwellers. There is nothing wrong with being content in a … [Read more...] about Five Things Business Women Over 50 Shouldn’t Do
The perfect picture of a solopreneur or small business owner..... It's 7am and you're sitting on the back deck in your pj's, drinking a coffee in the morning sunshine. You've been up for hours tapping away on your laptop, updating the website, writing quotes, finalising the new radio ad script, making sales and building an empire. You are turning your passion into a healthy … [Read more...] about What are the biggest financial challenges for a solopreneur?
Do you need to get your head around the world of small business marketing? To learn how to use social media to boost your brand, set up an online business or automate your small business so you have more time to focus on the things that matter? Then Sonya Keenan is your woman. Sonya and Deborah set up BBDH a few years ago. Together they have worked to build a highly … [Read more...] about Women of Balance: The digital world with Sonya Keenan
Helen Merrick specialises in marketing and communications for the not for profit sector. Currently the communications manager for Include a Charity and a speaker for the Fundraising Institute of Australia, Helen is an active champion for giving more and finding balance through the small things in life. She kindly agreed to give us 10 minutes in her day to answer our Women of … [Read more...] about Women of Balance: Helen Merrick talks about believing in yourself and giving back