Category: You are Your Brand

  • Are you living life pleasing others thinking you are living your purpose?

    Are you living life pleasing others thinking you are living your purpose?

    Defining our purpose in life can be an elusive concept. Whenever it was mentioned at workshops or seminars, I felt excluded and wondered, “What did I miss?” Many people believe that their purpose is to empower others or fulfill a specific role in society. However, is this really the case? Could our purpose be something…

  • Social media and your brand image

    Social media and your brand image

    “You racist bastard,” “Dumb ass think before you say something you monkey,” “Your lame ass retorts are weak”, “You’re pmsing pretty bad aye? Shove that tampon up a little too far did you?”  “Wow, holy shit , That’s the stupidest fucking thing I’ve read this week; congratulations, ignorant twat!” “Fuck right off with your bullshit you…

  • Are you in control or is life getting the better of you?

    As a business owner I want balance in my life. I want to be able to do the work I love doing and have the freedom to be able to impact the planet I live on but I won’t be able to do it if I’m depressed, if I am in over my head in…

  • Coke Cola going boldly forth where others fear to tread!

    How transparent is your business?  Do you have what it takes to step out of your comfort zone?  Are you willing to take the risk? Can you openly talk about the mistakes you’ve made in your business. The lessons you’ve learnt or are you still stuck in old school methods where everything must be all…

  • A good example of a social media strategy well executed

    There’s has been quite a bit of controversy regarding the Kony 2012 video which was made by Invisible Children. I’m not here to say they are right, or wrong, what I will say it does leave a lot of questions and rightly so. I’m not writing this blog to discuss their rights and wrongs of…

  • Your social networking profile, A missed opportunity

    Your social networking profile, A missed opportunity

    When someone sends me a friend request and I don’t know them personally I would immediately visit their profile on Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and LinkedIn to find out more about this person. What I discover quite often is a lot of very important missing information. A missed opportunity to promote your business. If you…