๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast

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Step into the captivating world of small businesses and meet the real-life superstars who've turned their dreams into reality! Welcome to โ€œ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus Life," the small business podcasts that shines a spotlight on remarkable individuals with extraordinary stories in the small business arena. Are you curious to discover the personal adventures, inspirations and challenges behind successful small businesses? Look no further, because we're here to share their incredible tales! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus Life is the best podcast for small business owners. read less
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I show others how to eliminate their addiction | Vicky Midwood | The Small Business Podcast
6d ago
I show others how to eliminate their addiction | Vicky Midwood | The Small Business Podcast
Vicky takes us on her adventure from long term addiction and other challenges to breaking through and now showing others how to understand how their mind and body are connected and how to take responsibility for their own health. A huge thank you to Vicky for her time. Full show notes further down... This is Ep39 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Vicky https://dashboard.mailerlite.com/forms/426802/87719477697841062/share https://vickymidwood.com/ https://www.linkedin.com/in/vickymidwoodhealthcoach/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: I show others how to eliminate their addiction | Vicky Midwood | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Vicky Midwood discusses the importance of integrating physical and mental health, the impact of addiction on our habits, and her personal journey from insecurity to self-acceptance. Vicky shares her personal journey of overcoming addiction and finding her purpose in helping others. She discusses her struggles with bulimia and alcoholism, as well as the impact of her mother's bipolar disorder on her own mental health. Vicky emphasises the importance of awareness and understanding the underlying causes of addiction. She challenges societal stereotypes and highlights the need for education and truthful information about addiction. Vicky also shares her experience of having a heart attack and how it reinforced the importance of managing stress and listening to one's body. Takeaways -Physical and mental health are interconnected and should not be treated as separate entities. -Addiction to negative thoughts and behaviours can be just as strong as addiction to positive ones. -Changing our habits and thought patterns requires conscious effort and repetition. -Self-acceptance and embracing our uniqueness is key to living a fulfilling life. Addiction can manifest in various forms and is influenced by genetic, environmental, and psychological factors. -Not all addictions are inherently bad; it depends on the impact they have on an individual's life and relationships.-Being aware of one's body and emotions is crucial in understanding and managing addiction. -Societal stereotypes and marketing can perpetuate harmful behaviours and prevent individuals from seeking help -Managing stress and listening to one's body are essential for overall well-being and preventing health issues. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
I just love conflict coaching | Emma Jenkings | The Small Business Podcast
12-06-2024
I just love conflict coaching | Emma Jenkings | The Small Business Podcast
Fascinated by conflict and asking questions at a young age, after a few different jobs, Emma found herself right where she wanted to be.. A huge thank you to Emma for her time. Full show notes further down... This is Ep38 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Emma https://www.mosaicmediation.co.uk https://resources.mosaicmediation.co.uk ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: I just love conflict coaching | Emma Jenkings | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Emma Jenkins is a workplace mediator who is passionate about helping people have peaceful relationships. She has always been fascinated by relationships and enjoys being able to see things from different perspectives. Emma started her own mediation practice to have more control over her schedule and to better balance her work and personal life. She believes in the importance of asking questions and being curious, as it can lead to better understanding and improved relationships. Takeaways -Workplace mediation is about helping people have peaceful relationships and resolving conflicts. -Being curious and asking questions can lead to better understanding and improved relationships. -Balancing work and personal life is important, especially for business owners. -Reflective practice and debriefing sessions can help mediators process difficult cases and maintain boundaries. -Expectations and effective communication are key in relationships, both personal and professional. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
We're filming with CHICKENS, as BUSINESS is BORING for us right now! | Small business podcast
29-05-2024
We're filming with CHICKENS, as BUSINESS is BORING for us right now! | Small business podcast
It seemed like a great idea before we started! We've hit this phase, where we're not excited by our content! Is that just part of sustain and grow or should we be excited. Are you? ๐ŸŽชThe Digital Circus http://www.TheDigitalCircus.co.uk The Funpreneurs BIG Day Out http://www.funpreneur.co.uk Full show notes further down... This is a bonus episode of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast. We hope that you enjoy it.. ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: We're filming with CHICKENS, as BUSINESS is BORING for us right now! | Small business podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Emily and Alan discuss the need to inject creativity and fun back into their business content, as they feel it has become predictable and boring. They reflect on their journey from being non-businessy to becoming more business-oriented, and the impact of social media platforms on their content. They explore ideas for bringing back the fun and creativity, including a Friday pub quiz live stream and a weekly challenge wheel. They also consider the concept of a 'yes day' in business and seek feedback from their audience on their approach. Takeaways -Injecting creativity and fun into business content can revitalise engagement and interest. -The impact of social media platforms on content creation and the need to balance business-oriented content with personal enjoyment. -Exploring new and creative ideas, such as a Friday pub quiz live stream and a weekly challenge wheel, can bring back the fun and excitement in business content. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
My ADHD is NOT a superpower | Antony Burdett-Clark | The Small Business Podcast
22-05-2024
My ADHD is NOT a superpower | Antony Burdett-Clark | The Small Business Podcast
ABC is an extremely creative photographer, who in this episode takes us through his undiagnosed ADHD and how it's not a superpower for him! We also chat through how family is always the goal and his absolutely amazing career... A huge thank you to ABC for his time. Full show notes further down... This is Ep37 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to ABC https://www.lightboxstudios.co.uk https://www.instagram.com/lightboxstudios/ https://www.instagram.com/weddingsbylightbox/ https://www.facebook.com/lightboxdigitalstudios https://www.tiktok.com/@lightboxstudiosuk ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: My ADHD is NOT a superpower | Antony Burdett-Clark | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts#DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this conversation, Antony (ABC) discusses his goals of finding happiness and achieving a work-life balance. He also talks about the challenges of living with ADHD and how it affects his ability to prioritise tasks. Antony shares his approach to managing his photography business while dealing with family responsibilities and health issues. He emphasises the importance of family and prioritising their needs. Antony's wife, Christine, is also mentioned as a successful archer and an inspiration for overcoming challenges. In this conversation, Emily and Alan discuss their experiences and journeys in photography, including shooting weddings and live music. They highlight the importance of taking opportunities, being creative, and saying yes to new experiences. They also discuss the balance between work and personal life and the value of enjoying the present moment. Overall, the conversation emphasises the need to make things happen and appreciate life's experiences. Takeaways -Finding happiness and contentment in life can be challenging, but it is a worthwhile goal. -Living with ADHD can present obstacles in prioritising tasks and staying focused. -Balancing work and family responsibilities requires careful planning and flexibility. -Family should always be a top priority, and work should be adjusted to accommodate their needs. -Overcoming health challenges and pursuing personal passions can be sources of inspiration and motivation. Take opportunities and run with them, even if they are outside your comfort zone. -Be creative and say yes to new experiences. -Find a balance between work and personal life that allows you to spend time with loved ones. -Appreciate the present moment and enjoy life's experiences. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Living with Epidermolysis Bullosa / EB | Vie Portland | Small Business Podcast
15-05-2024
Living with Epidermolysis Bullosa / EB | Vie Portland | Small Business Podcast
Vie Portland is a Confidence Coach, an author, a speaker, a trainer and a human empowerer who helps people find their fabulous... A huge thank you to Vie for her time. Full show notes further down... This is Ep36 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Vie https://www.linkedin.com/in/vipempowerment/ https://www.vipempowerment.co.uk https://www.vieness.co.uk https://www.facebook.com/VIPempowerment18/ https://www.facebook.com/VieNessCIC/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Living with Epidermolysis Bullosa / EB | Vie Portland | Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Vie is an inspirational figure who helps people find their fabulous. She believes in making a difference and leaving the world a kinder, happier place. Vie emphasises the importance of kindness and creating a ripple effect of positivity. She discusses the challenges of connecting with others and the struggle with confidence. Vie shares her personal journey of overcoming obstacles and embracing her true self. She also talks about living with Epidermolysis Bullosa (EB) and how it has shaped her perspective on life. Vie's message is to embrace change and live life to the fullest. Takeaways -Kindness and positivity can create a ripple effect of happiness and make the world a better place. -Confidence is often a barrier to connecting with others and spreading kindness. -Embracing change and overcoming obstacles can lead to personal growth and a fulfilling life. -Living with a chronic condition like EB can shape one's perspective and inspire resilience. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
I was being a victim, I'd had enough | Debbie Crompton | The Small Business Podcast
08-05-2024
I was being a victim, I'd had enough | Debbie Crompton | The Small Business Podcast
We blimmin love Debbie... Such an amazing adventure that she's on with her mate Steph... It was so much fun chatting to her.. We hope you also enjoy it as she shares why she does what they do, where they're going with it and the adventures along the way... A huge thank you to Alison for her time. Full show notes further down... This is Ep35 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Debbie Crompton & Steph https://www.linkedin.com/in/debbiecrompton/ https://www.subscribepage.io/gfjEJo ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: I was being a victim, I'd had enough | Debbie Crompton | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Debbie Crompton, one half of Stebbington, discusses her goals, love for gaming, and working with her best friend. She shares her passion for systems and processes and how it led her to start her own business. Debbie also talks about the pressure on young people to know their career path and the importance of allowing them to explore and change their minds. Debbie shares her experiences and facing challenges due to her appearance. She discusses the importance of having fun in business and how it has been a core value in her friendship with Steph. Debbie also talks about her journey with multiple sclerosis (MS) and how she changed her mindset to overcome obstacles. She shares her vision of world domination for her company, Stebbington, and the importance of providing a comprehensive service to clients. The conversation ends with a lighthearted discussion about stag groups and a message of self-acceptance and learning from past experiences. Takeaways -Setting short-term goals can lead to happiness and a sense of achievement. -Working with a best friend can be successful if boundaries are set and communication is open. -Following your passion for systems and processes can lead to a fulfilling career. -Allowing young people to explore and change their career path is important. -It's never too late to make a career change and pursue your passions. Challenges in the workplace can arise due to appearance, but it's important to stay true to oneself and not let it hinder personal growth. -Having fun and enjoying what you do is crucial in business and can lead to success. -Changing one's mindset and adopting a positive attitude can help overcome obstacles and improve overall well-being. -Providing a comprehensive service to clients can set a business apart and lead to success. -Self-acceptance and learning from past experiences are key to personal growth and happiness. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Going with the flow. From the UK to Goa and back again | Alison Bale | Digital Circus LIFE The Small Business Podcast
01-05-2024
Going with the flow. From the UK to Goa and back again | Alison Bale | Digital Circus LIFE The Small Business Podcast
It's tricky isn't it.. All of this positive thinking and sometimes we still find it hard to trust it and go with the flow.Alison's a great example of knowing you want something and then it happening.. From her take on her coaching to travelling the world, Alison always went with it. After all, what would you say to your younger self? A huge thank you to Alison for her time. Full show notes further down... This is Ep34 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Alison Bale https://www.mindinsight.online/newsletter/ https://www.mindinsight.online https://www.facebook.com/mindinsightonline https://www.instagram.com/mindinsightonline https://www.linkedin.com/in/alison-bale-mindfulness ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Going with the flow. From the UK to Goa and back again | Alison Bale | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Alison Bale discusses her journey from being a chiropractor to incorporating mindfulness in her practice to help people manage chronic pain. She emphasises the importance of an integrated approach to work and life and the need for active interventions in pain management. Alison also shares her experience of living in Goa and her plans to expand her business by offering group courses. She advises her younger self to trust her instincts and always check in with her own heart and mind. Takeaways -An integrated approach to work and life is important for overall well-being. -Active interventions, such as mindfulness, can be more effective in managing chronic pain than passive interventions. -Living abroad and experiencing different cultures can be a fulfilling adventure. -Building an audience and offering group courses can help scale a business. -Trust your instincts and always check in with yourself. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Ann Summers gave me the confidence to pull up my BIG GIRL PANTS with Gayle Tong
24-04-2024
Ann Summers gave me the confidence to pull up my BIG GIRL PANTS with Gayle Tong
Finding courage and growing confidence is all part of the adventure.... It's not an end goal, it's an adventure to be taken and enjoyed... We LOVED chatting to Gayle Tong about her adventure through retail, Ann Summers into growing her own confidence all the way to now, where she helps others by whipping out her big girl pants... A huge thank you to Gayle for her time. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Full show notes further down... This is Ep33 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Gayle Tong https://www.linkedin.com/in/gayletong/ https://www.enrichmentcoaching.co.uk/ https://www.instagram.com/enrichment_coaching/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Ann Summers gave me the confidence to pull up my BIG GIRL PANTS with Gayle Tong Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Gayle, a confidence coach, shares her journey to becoming more courageous and the importance of learning and growth. She attended a retreat focused on courage and vulnerability, inspired by the work of Brenรฉ Brown. Gayle emphasises the connection between courage and confidence, stating that stepping into courage is necessary to feel confident. She discusses her background in retail and learning and development, highlighting the empowering and confidence-building experiences she had. Gayle also emphasises the value of new experiences and diverse perspectives in personal and professional growth. Gail shares her experience of working at Ann Summers and the decision to start her own coaching business. She discusses the importance of courage and authenticity in her journey. The conversation also touches on the different coaching styles and the evolution of Gayle's coaching approach over time. The hosts reflect on the challenges of encouraging change in clients and the value of embracing opportunities for learning. The conversation concludes with a lighthearted discussion about big pants. Takeaways -Stepping into courage is necessary to feel confident.-Learning and growth are essential for personal and professional development. -New experiences and diverse perspectives contribute to personal and professional growth. -An empowered and supportive environment can boost confidence. -Building a network of like-minded individuals can provide inspiration and motivation. Courage and authenticity are key in pursuing personal and professional growth. -Coaching styles can vary, and it's important to find a style that works for both the coach and the client. -Embracing change and seeing failures as opportunities for learning is crucial in business and personal development.-Encouraging clients to step out of their comfort zones and take action can lead to transformative experiences. -Having a supportive network and being open to learning from others can enhance personal and professional growth. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Confidence, mindset & presentation skills Sarina Mann on The Small Business Podcast
17-04-2024
Confidence, mindset & presentation skills Sarina Mann on The Small Business Podcast
There were two huge takeaways for us from our chat with Sarina.. 1) You can choose to stop your anxiety 2) Business owners who have the confidence to public speak have an advantage from the outset These are the reasons why Sarina now helps other business owners work on their public speaking skills. A huge thank you to Sarina for her time. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Full show notes further down... This is Ep32 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Sarina Mann https://www.linkedin.com/in/sarina-mann-virtual-public-speaking/ https://breakthroughpublicspeaking.com/ https://www.instagram.com/breakthroughpublicspeaking/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Confidence, mindset & presentation skills Sarina Mann on The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Sarina Mann, a public speaking coach, shares her journey from overcoming stage fright to becoming a confident speaker. Her goal is to help others become confident speakers by demystifying public speaking and teaching the necessary skills. She emphasises the importance of authenticity in public speaking and the impact it can have on personal growth and happiness. Sarina also discusses the role of confidence and how it can be developed through a combination of mindset work and presentation skills. She encourages individuals to focus on what they can do and not overthink things. Overall, Sarina's message is that anyone can become a confident and impactful speaker. Keywords public speaking, confidence, authenticity, mindset, presentation skills, personal growth, happiness Takeaways -Anyone can become a confident and impactful speaker by learning the necessary skills and demystifying public speaking. -Authenticity is key in public speaking, allowing individuals to be true to their personality and style. -Developing confidence involves a combination of mindset work and presentation skills. -Focusing on what you can do and not overthinking things is important in overcoming anxiety and imposter syndrome. -Public speaking can have a transformative effect on personal growth and happiness. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
My neurodivergent brain is my super power | Ian Bull | The Small Business Podcast
10-04-2024
My neurodivergent brain is my super power | Ian Bull | The Small Business Podcast
40 years of wondering why! Wondering why, he was so amazing at somethings, but other things weren't as simple! Finally, after two failed marriages, but with a very successful business, Ian got the diagnosis, that gave hime the clarity he wanted... And then his neurodivergent brain became his super power.. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/l-mCWB2X1G0 Full show notes further... This is Ep31 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Ian Bull https://youtube.com/@Bullyswindowcleaningclasses https://ianbullltd.co.uk https://soulfuelcasuals.com ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: My neurodivergent brain is my super power | Ian Bull | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Ian shares his journey of self-discovery and the desire to help others. He discusses his eventful life, including his experiences with autism and ADHD, failed marriages, and struggles with alcohol.Ian embraces his late-in-life diagnosis and sees it as a superpower. He talks about his exceptional memory and his ability to recall figures and dates. Ian started his window cleaning business by chance and quickly grew it into a successful venture. He also shares his experiences in various other jobs and his passion for helping people. Ian shares his insights on taking action, embracing flow state, and the importance of communication and attitude in business. He emphasises the value of not overthinking and just doing, while also recognising the power of being in a flow state. Ian's journey from window cleaner to successful entrepreneur showcases the importance of continuous improvement and pushing oneself to the next level. He also highlights the significance of communication and trust in building strong relationships with clients. Ian's new YouTube project, Bullys, focuses on sharing life hacks and empowering others to succeed in life. Keywords self-discovery, autism, ADHD, failed marriages, alcohol, late-in-life diagnosis, superpower, memory, window cleaning business, helping people, taking action, flow state, communication, attitude, business growth, window cleaning, internet, community, personal responsibility, life hacks Takeaways -Ian's journey of self-discovery and his desire to help others-The challenges and mistakes Ian faced in his life -The impact of autism and ADHD on Ian's life and how he manages them. -The success and growth of Ian's window cleaning business-The importance of embracing one's unique abilities and using them to make a positive impact Don't overthink, just take action and embrace flow state. -Communication and attitude are key in business and life.-Continuous improvement and pushing oneself to the next level lead to success. -Building strong relationships with clients is based on trust and communication. -The internet is a powerful tool, but personal communication skills are still essential. -Being part of a community and engaging with others can lead to unexpected opportunities. -Having the right attitude and personal responsibility are crucial for growth and success. -Investing in oneself and learning life hacks can lead to a safe and happy life. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
You have to create your own opportunities | Joanna Tomlins | Small business podcasts
03-04-2024
You have to create your own opportunities | Joanna Tomlins | Small business podcasts
Erm... We're not sure what to say about Joanna's inspirational adventure.. What do you do if there's not a school for your kids to go? If you're Joanna Tomlins, you build it.. What do you do if you fancy starting your first business, start small or go all in? Well, for Joanna, it's going all in.. A truly inspirational adventure from Joanna Tomlins, that spans the globe and currently is in Devon providing an amazing wedding venue for couples getting married.. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Full show notes below... This is Ep30 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Joanna Tomlins https://www.higherholcombe.co.uk https://www.hatari.co.uk https://www.instagram.com/higher.holcombe/ https://www.instagram.com/hatari_foods/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: You have to create your own opportunities | Joanna Tomlins | Small business podcasts Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Joanna Tomlins shares her journey from teaching to entrepreneurship, starting with a flower petal confetti business and later venturing into a wedding venue and chili sauce business. She emphasizes the importance of embracing opportunities and creating opportunity, as well as living life to the fullest. Joanna also discusses the challenges of balancing work and family life and shares her future plans for her businesses. Her advice to her younger self is to believe in oneself and appreciate one's strengths. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
I waited a decade to ask this... | Sam Savage | Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts
26-03-2024
I waited a decade to ask this... | Sam Savage | Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts
Yes, this episode is all about Sam and her tale and adventure, but when you wait over a decade suggest that you were robbed at an awards ceremony, that Sam organised.... Well, you take it... In other news, it was fascinating how Sams love of people has got her here. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Full show notes below... This is Ep29 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Sam Savage http://instagram.com/southcoast_weddings โ http://southcoastweddings.co.ukโ http://facebook.com/southcoastweddingplanning Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/QNqZGKUgkHo ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: I waited a decade to ask this... | Sam Savage | Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ The conversation explores the challenges of balancing work and family life, particularly in the context of health issues. The hosts and guest discuss the impact of illness on daily life and the need to adapt and let go of certain expectations. They also touch on the importance of building a network and reputation in the wedding industry, as well as the value of gaining diverse experience in different roles. Sam shares her journey from working with children to becoming a wedding planner and highlights the transferable skills she acquired along the way. The conversation concludes with a discussion on finding balance and managing time as family dynamics change. In this conversation, Sam Savage discusses the future of South Coast Weddings and her new project, Rise and Shine. She also emphasises the importance of supporting new businesses and sharing knowledge within the industry. Sam shares her favourite type of event and offers advice to her younger self. Emily and Alan express their appreciation for Sam and conclude the conversation. Takeaways -Balancing work and family life can be challenging, especially when dealing with health issues. -Building a network and reputation is crucial in the wedding industry. -Gaining diverse experience in different roles can provide valuable transferable skills. -Adapting and letting go of certain expectations is necessary for finding balance. -Managing time and family dynamics requires flexibility and planning. South Coast Weddings will continue to exist, but Sam Savage may not always be directly involved. -Rise and Shine will play a more prominent role in Sam's life. -Supporting new businesses and providing guidance is crucial in the industry. -Sharing knowledge and learning from others, regardless of experience, is valuable. -Sam enjoys all types of events because she values the connections with people. -Sam advises her younger self to trust her gut and believe in herself. -Emily and Alan express their gratitude for Sam's friendship and business partnership. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Launching The Funpreneurs BIG Day Out | Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast
22-03-2024
Launching The Funpreneurs BIG Day Out | Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast
It's for you... This whole thing is for you.. If, you're a regular person running a business balancing and blending real life with it.. With a dose of fun of course... That's what being a funpreneur is all about.. If you fancy finding out more, then why not head to.. ๐Ÿ‘‰ http:/www.funpreneur.co.uk What is the rise of the funpreneur all about? ๐Ÿ‘‡ https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/the-rise-of-funpreneur/ Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/jO-bUBdgLW0 Full show notes further down... This is a bonus episode of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast. We hope that you enjoy it.. ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Launching The Funpreneurs BIG Day Out | Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this episode, Emily and Alan discuss three main topics: Emily's resemblance to a minion, the rise of the funpreneur, and the upcoming Funpreneurs Big Day Out event. They explore the concept of funpreneurship and the importance of enjoying your business on your own terms. Takeaways -Don't take comments too seriously and have fun with them. -Funpreneurship is about doing business on your own terms and finding joy in what you do. -The Funpreneurs Big Day Out event provides an opportunity to relax, have fun, and connect with like-minded individuals. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Running a business with neurodiverse children | Neurodiversity Celebration Week
20-03-2024
Running a business with neurodiverse children | Neurodiversity Celebration Week
Having neurodiverse children and running a business is tough! Not only is it unplanned, it can take up a lot of unplanned time when growing your business... There's a great poem from Emily Perl Kingsley called, "Welcome to Holland", which sums it up perfectly... When Nikie asked us, if we fancied a chat so we could both share our experiences on this, we thought yesโ€ฆ What about you? How do you balance it all? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/mTHavqPzpgE The poem we mention https://www.emilyperlkingsley.com/welcome-to-holland Full show notes further down... This is a bonus episode of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast. We hope that you enjoy it.. Fancy saying 'Hi' to Nikie Forster https://www.linkedin.com/in/curiouslighthouse/ Curious Lighthouse https://www.curiouslighthouse.co.uk/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Running a business with neurodiverse children | Neurodiversity Celebration Week Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this conversation, Emily and Nikie discuss neurodiversity and the challenges of running a business while raising neurodivergent children. They share their personal experiences and the importance of advocacy and flexibility in both school and business settings. They also highlight the need for understanding and support for neurodivergent individuals and the impact it has on their families and daily lives. In this conversation, Emily and Nikki discuss neurodiversity and the challenges and joys of raising neurodivergent children. They emphasise the importance of creating a safe space for neurodiversity and recognising the unique strengths and superpowers of neurodivergent individuals. They also highlight the need for change in the education system to better support neurodivergent students. The conversation concludes with key takeaways, including the importance of listening and providing support, treating neurodivergent individuals as individuals, and navigating the challenges of neurodivergent parenting. The hosts encourage open conversations and announce future episodes on the topic. Takeaways -Advocacy is crucial for parents of neurodivergent children, both in school and business settings. -Flexibility in work arrangements can greatly benefit families with neurodivergent children, allowing for easier management of appointments and support. -Understanding and accommodating neurodivergent individuals in educational and professional environments can lead to better outcomes for everyone involved. -The pathway to diagnosis for neurodivergent children can be lengthy and challenging, requiring strong advocacy from parents. -Creating a supportive and inclusive environment for neurodivergent individuals benefits not only them but also the entire community. Create a safe space for neurodiversity and encourage open conversations. -Recognise the unique strengths and superpowers of neurodivergent individuals. -Advocate for change in the education system to better support neurodivergent students. -Listen to what is not being said and provide support for neurodivergent individuals. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Do you give yourself permission to dream? | Danie Evergreen | Small Business Podcasts
13-03-2024
Do you give yourself permission to dream? | Danie Evergreen | Small Business Podcasts
It's a fascinating question! We hope that you do, and this is what Danie works with her clients on. Danie's desire to help people goes way back and over the years she's done that through dancing and personal training and well as education. Now, she goes back to the beginning with her clients, by helping them with their minds! After all, if your mind is right, the dancing and training will follow, if wanted.. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Full show notes below... This is Ep28 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/8S16zGhh7f8 Fancy saying 'Hi' to Danie Evergreen https://www.linkedin.com/in/danieevergreen/ https://https://www.instagram.com/evergreencoachingsol https://www.evergreen-coaching.co.uk ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem.๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’›Thanks for watching: Do you give yourself permission to dream? | Danie Evergreen | Small Business Podcasts Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this conversation, Danie Evergreen discusses her purpose of making the world a happier place and helping people become more confident. She shares that her desire to support and champion others has been present since childhood. Danie explains that she started her own business as a way to fulfil her purpose and create an environment that aligns with her values. She also talks about the importance of work-life blend and her future goal of running wellness retreats on a smallholding with her husband. Danie discusses her vision of building a future with her husband, including a smallholding and a community retreat. She emphasises the importance of taking steps towards goals and the role of mindset in achieving them. Danie believes that believing in your dreams and expanding your perspective are crucial for success. She also highlights the value of enjoying the journey and living as if you have already achieved your goals. Additionally, Danie shares her thoughts on being a jack of all trades and the impact she wants to make in helping others. Takeaways -Having a clear purpose can guide your actions and decisions in life and business. -Supporting and championing others can contribute to a happier world with less conflict. -Starting a business can provide the flexibility and freedom to create an environment that aligns with your values and goals. -Work-life blend allows for a more fulfilling and balanced lifestyle. Take steps towards your goals, even if they seem far off. -Believe in your dreams and have a positive mindset.-Expand your perspective and be open to new experiences. -Enjoy the journey and find joy in the present moment.-Being a jack of all trades can be a valuable asset. -Make a meaningful impact on a few people rather than trying to help everyone. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
People pleasing serves me well | Ellcie Moore | Small business podcasts | Digital Circus LIFE
06-03-2024
People pleasing serves me well | Ellcie Moore | Small business podcasts | Digital Circus LIFE
What are the stepping stones to get from such polar opposite industries! Paintballing and then processes are pretty far apart! It's what links them though that got Ellcie from one to the other... What about you? Sometimes its about what we like, not what we want to do! Thank you for sharing with us Ellcie. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/6ssWedoLb3Q Full show notes below... This is Ep27 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Ellcie Moore https://www.linkedin.com/in/ellcie-moore https://www.ellciemoore.com/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem.๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: People pleasing serves me well | Ellcie Moore | Small business podcasts | Digital Circus LIFE Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this conversation, Elsie Moore discusses her journey from wanting to be a ski instructor to working in systems and processes. She shares the importance of simplifying life and business and using technology to automate tasks. Elsie also talks about her experience growing up in the paintball business and the impact of being taken out of school. She explains her transition to self-employment and the importance of setting clear goals. Elsie emphasises the need to be kinder to oneself and the integration of adventure into personal life. Takeaways -Simplifying life and business can lead to more happiness and fulfillment. -Using technology to automate tasks can free up time and improve efficiency. -Growing up in a family business can instill an entrepreneurial spirit. -Being open to change and curious about how things work can lead to new opportunities. -Setting clear goals and being kind to oneself are important for personal and professional growth. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
I am in control of my own happiness | Nikie Forster | The Small Business Podcast
28-02-2024
I am in control of my own happiness | Nikie Forster | The Small Business Podcast
Are you truly happy? It's a bizarre one isn't it! Being in the moment, being happy and going with the flow. This is what Nikie is all about. She's followed her nose, stuck to wanting to work with people, helping them, finding out what they need and educating... Now, she owns Curious Lighthouse a Lego Creative L&D consultancy.. Thank you for sharing with us Nikie. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/sXn0YxvIiTM Full show notes below... This is Ep26 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Nikie Forster https://www.linkedin.com/in/curiouslighthouse/Curious Lighthouse https://www.curiouslighthouse.co.uk/ ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem.๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: I am in control of my own happiness | Nikie Forster | The Small Business Podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Nikie shares her journey of pursuing happiness in her life and business. She emphasises the importance of happiness as a goal that evolves over time. Nikie discusses how her various interests and experiences have shaped her career, from wanting to be a radio DJ to becoming a trainer and consultant. She explains how she uses LEGO in her training sessions to engage participants and facilitate discussions. Nikie also reflects on the challenges of starting a business and the importance of adapting and learning along the way. She concludes by sharing her advice to her younger self: to go with the flow and embrace the present moment. Takeaways - The pursuit of happiness should be a central goal in life and business. - Personal interests and passions can be integrated into a career to create fulfilment. - Engaging and interactive training methods, such as using LEGO, can enhance learning and retention. - Adaptability and continuous learning are essential for success in business. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
Life after topical steroid addiction | Imogen Tingay on the small business podcast
21-02-2024
Life after topical steroid addiction | Imogen Tingay on the small business podcast
We never know what people are going through, until they have gone through and start to share it... If after sharing it, they also then decide to help others, well that's just unbelievable. Imogen is one of these people. Her now life after topical steroid addiction and getting to grips with it, is one of helping others.. Thank you for sharing with us Imogen. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/KOsvPBp3ShI Full show notes below... This is Ep25 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Fancy saying 'Hi' to Imogen TIngay: https://www.instagram.com/imogen_thenutritionnest/ The Nutrition Nest https://www.thenutritionnest.co.uk ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem.๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Thanks for watching: Life after topical steroid addiction | Imogen Tingay on the small business podcast Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ Imogen Tingay, a registered dietitian, shares her personal journey with eczema and how it led her to pursue a career in holistic medicine and nutrition. She discusses the challenges of managing eczema and the overuse of steroid creams, as well as the importance of lifestyle changes in improving skin conditions. Imogen also talks about her private practice and her goal of specializing in allergies. She emphasizes the need for reliable health advice on social media and the importance of being authentic in her own platform. Overall, Imogen's story highlights the power of holistic approaches to wellness and the impact of personal experiences on professional practice. Takeaways -Holistic approaches to wellness, including nutrition and lifestyle changes, can have a significant impact on skin conditions like eczema. -Finding reliable health advice on social media is crucial, and it's important to follow registered dietitians or nutritionists who provide evidence-based information. -Personal experiences can shape professional practice and make practitioners more relatable to their clients. -Balancing work in the NHS with a private practice requires careful time management and a focus on self-paced programs and online resources. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
After nearly dying, I now enjoy the little things in life | Adam Carley | Small Business Podcasts
14-02-2024
After nearly dying, I now enjoy the little things in life | Adam Carley | Small Business Podcasts
When two of lifes most serious challenges happen to you, it does make you start to question everything!! Adam has had a very tough time, but the one thing that has stayed rigid is his creativity and his desire to help other people.. A huge thanks to Adam for being so honest and open... And for just being him.. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/I1K8mQAOzQc Full show notes below... This is Ep24 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Find out more about Adam Carley: https://www.instagram.com/touchskye_designs/ https://www.touchskyedesigns.com ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem.๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Thanks for watching: After nearly dying, I now enjoy the little things in life | Adam Carley | Small Business Podcasts Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this conversation, Adam shares his journey of seeking happiness and purpose amidst life's challenges. He discusses the importance of belief systems and the impact of personal experiences on shaping one's purpose. Adam emphasizes the value of helping others and using creativity to inspire and solve problems. He also reflects on the fear of uncertainty and the need to embrace creativity and think differently. Adam envisions a future for TouchSkye Designs that focuses on grassroots-level support and creative solutions. Overall, the conversation highlights the importance of finding happiness and purpose in both personal and professional endeavors. In this conversation, the principal themes discussed include the power of vulnerability, advice to one's younger self, and the importance of enjoying the little things in life. Takeaways -Belief systems play a crucial role in shaping one's happiness and purpose.Helping others and using creativity to solve problems can bring fulfilment and happiness. -Challenges and setbacks can lead to personal growth and a reevaluation of one's purpose. -Embracing creativity and thinking differently can lead to innovative solutions and success. Vulnerability is a superpower that allows for connection and growth. -When reflecting on the past, focus on enjoying the little things and moments of joy. -Success is not solely defined by reaching the top, but by appreciating the journey and the small wins along the way. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message
I couldn't have done it without my small business networking group | Alex Chell | Small Business Podcasts
07-02-2024
I couldn't have done it without my small business networking group | Alex Chell | Small Business Podcasts
Being a mum can become a full time job and what you're known for! But what if you want to be known for something else as well as being a parent? Mum of 4, Alex wanted to build her business to make sure it was there once the kids had grown up. Her small business networking group gave her the strength and support to grow her business. After all, what would you say to your younger self? Watch on YouTube: https://youtu.be/DHjRds-KH2s Full show notes below... This is Ep23 of ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | The Small Business Podcast Find out more about Alex Chell: https://www.linkedin.com/in/alexchellhttps://ardingtoncreative.comhttps://www.instagram.com/ardingtoncreative โ  ๐Ÿ’›Learn more about building your online ecosystem. ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/so-you-want-to-create-an-online-ecosystem/ ๐Ÿ’›Get our newsletter in your inbox ๐Ÿ‘‰https://www.yellowtuxedo.co.uk/stay-in-touch/ Thanks for watching: I couldn't have done it without my small business networking group | Alex Chell Have fun always.. Emily & Alan ๐Ÿ’› Step right up, because the spotlight is on the fabulous humans within the world of small business in the ultimate small business podcast! ๐ŸŽช Digital Circus LIFE | Small Business Podcasts #DigitalCircusLife #SmallBusinessStories #EntrepreneurialJourneys #SmallBusinessPodcast #PodcastForSmallBusinessOwners SHOW NOTES ๐Ÿ‘‡ In this conversation, Emily and Alan speak with Alex Chell, a graphic designer, about her journey as a business owner and the challenges of balancing work and motherhood. They discuss the importance of community and networking, as well as the need for self-care. Alex shares her passion for helping clients project their brilliance through branding and her desire to continue building her business even after her children have grown up. She also reveals her love for DIY projects and making things better. In this conversation, Alex Chell discusses his love for DIY and upcycling, influenced by his father. He also shares practical advice, such as investing in rental properties and buying a house early. The conversation concludes with the importance of trusting oneself. Takeaways - Building a supportive community through networking can provide valuable connections and resources for business owners. - Balancing work and motherhood can be challenging, but finding ways to prioritise self-care and seek support can help. - Having a clear vision and passion for helping clients can drive business success and fulfilment. - Finding joy in creative projects, such as DIY, can provide a sense of accomplishment and satisfaction. --- Send in a voice message: https://podcasters.spotify.com/pod/show/yellowtuxedo/message