When You Run Out of Money, Do These 4 Things

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Far from being one of the 7 worst-case scenarios imagined by fledgling or future entrepreneurs, running out of money is an invitation to reset and re-imagine your next steps.  You get to reflect, pivot, cash up and move on. I’ve run out of money more times than I have fingers and toes. Whether I was…

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Why My Boyfriend Thinks I’m a Failure, And What It Teaches Me About Success


The wealth of insight this gives me about how to succeed. ‘I’m investing in you so don’t f*ck up,’ he said whilst assembling the pieces of the desk what would be placed in my new office doubling as a kitesurfing equipment storage locker. I couldn’t tell if this was encouragement cloaked in doubt, or doubt…

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How to Create Your Own Four Hour Work Week

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A short story about a freedom life & business. Before I started my business I had my non-negotiables set in stone. #1: I would never work after 4 pm. #2: I would never skip lunch. #3 I would never compromise my health to meet a deadline. #4: I would never sell my soul for money.…

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The 46 Online Business Tools I’m Using to Grow My Mini Empire

online business tools, Stephanie Holland, The Freedom Philosophy

When you start out with the intention of growing an empire — a.k.a with a VIVID, inspiring vision for your small business, one that will change the world in some way, or leave it a little happier than you found it — you’ve gotta start with the right processes, systems and structure in place that…

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How to Keep Cool When You’re Overwhelmed: A 7-Step Guide

Overwhelmed, Stephanie Holland, The Freedom Philosophy

I used to be incredibly organised. I thought that was my natural state. But your ‘natural state’ becomes apparent when you’re under the pump. When I started working for myself it was like juggling a thousands balls in the air. I was never good at juggling. The more I read and studied about how to…

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