Monthly Archives: July 2013

An Afternoon at the Athenaeum

As I run my business and work from home, I can hardly take part in bring your daughter to work day, but I do believe that it is important to include and involve your children (in your business or creative … Continue reading

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Your Monthlies

We’re heading towards the end of another month and I was just wondering whether we all make the most of the month for our businesses. It might be worth looking at your sales figures, your enquiries and orders and see … Continue reading

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Just sing

Every Saturday morning, I make my way to a school in Islington, where my eldest daughter sings in a choir. There are some mornings when I could quite easily have a lie-in, but the girl loves to sing. The Islington … Continue reading

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Keeping your cool

We can’t deny how hot it is in the UK at the moment; and most of us are loving it. Working in this heat can be pretty tricky, so you might want to think about the following: • Take regular … Continue reading

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Try one of these…

Here are 29 ways to stay creative…Pick one a day and see what happens… Let me know which one is your favourite option; and enjoy injecting some creativity to your projects today.

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Going bronze

I’m delighted to announce that I been awarded a Bronze Website Award by Mumpreneur UK, for the website, for my cake business, Delights by Cynthia. Mumpreneur UK is the UK’s leading support network for mums in business. Check out the … Continue reading

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Put your future first

It was great to be given the opportunity to speak to and work with some year 12 students at Acland Burghley School, in north London, recently. The careers session was organised by Futurefirst, an organisation, which harnesses the skills and … Continue reading

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