How I’m Trying To Get 2022 off To a Flyer

How I'm Trying To Get 2022 off To a Flyer

I can’t believe it’s 2022 already. Now I’m not going to say 2022 is going to be my year. If the past 2 years have taught us anything, is to only expect the unexpected. Things can change in a heartbeat. Before the Christmas break, I started to “go slow to go fast”. I wasn’t as […]

What is Business Systemization

What is Business Systemization

In 1986, Michael E. Gerber gained notoriety from his bestselling book. The E-Myth – Why Most Businesses Don’t Work and What to Do About It. And so business systemization was born. Since then, the Wall Street Journal has named it the number one business book of all time. In the book, Gerber explains that most […]

Top 5 Mistakes Made When Systemizing Your Business

Top 5 Mistakes Made When Systemizing Your Business

Are you thinking about systemizing your business but aren’t getting very far? You’re not alone. A lot of small business owners struggle with this, partly because there’s no one-size-fits-all answer. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make progress if you’re willing to put in the effort. Here are five of the most common mistakes people […]

Learning To Focus Your Developer Brain

Learning to focus your developer brain

Learning to focus the developer part of your brain can be a challenge. Are you like me, where you end up tinkering with the software products you have built, instead of focusing on the tough work of marketing and promotion? The problem is, I have 3 side hustles on the go at the minute. I […]

Frustrated, Overworked, Underpaid: My Origin Story

Frustrated, Overworked, Underpaid: My Origin Story

I was a frustrated, overworked, underpaid software developer. I had worked for a company since graduating from University. Must have been for 4–5 years. The company wanted a new cloud based product range creating and I was the only developer working on this product. Myself, a few of the marketing and communications team, as well […]

Spending My Time Working on Side Hustles and Other Projects

Spending My Time Working on Side Hustles and Other Projects

Making the most of my downtime working on side projects I may have mentioned in a previous blog post, I’ve been put on reduced hours. I’m down to a 3 day week. It’s not all bad. Apart from all the extra time to work on our house and be out in the gardens. I’ve been […]

DIY and Gardening. Since When Have I Become So Middle Aged

DIY and gardening. Since when have I become so middle aged

Making the most of the ‘Lockdown’ So, I’ve not been working as much. Recently gone down to a 3 day week for a month or two due to the Coronavirus. It’s been all DIY and gardening On the flip side it’s given my wife and I more time to plan and work on our house. […]

My Car Finally Gave Up On Me Last Week 😢😤

My car finally gave up on me last week

The Joy’s of Car Ownership. So, my car finally packed in on me last week, it has been on the cards for a while now. I have had this beat up 2005 Ford Focus for years now. In all fairness it hasn’t done me to much injustice. Well apart from breaking down on me on […]