Tag: advice

The Disney Effect

Disneyland Paris Castle

  I’ll let you into a secret. I’ve been away. A glorious week at Disneyland Paris, at a fabulous hotel, eating wonderful food and walking eight miles a day. And spending hours at a time standing in line to go on a ride that… Continue Reading “The Disney Effect”

Patience is a virtue

small but perfectly formed business

    I’ve two apple trees in my garden. I’m crap at gardening. But finally after years of perseverance and patience, this year I have one tree laden with fruit. Edible fruit. Yaay me.   Some businesses are like my apple trees. They start… Continue Reading “Patience is a virtue”

Managing expectations when hiring a copyeditor or copywriter

Great Expectations, Miss Haversham

You’ve written the book. It’s taken blood, sweat and tears but you know if it’s going to be a success you need to send it to an editor. Or you’ve built your business, but you know to make the right impression you need help… Continue Reading “Managing expectations when hiring a copyeditor or copywriter”