confidence and focus) is one the biggest and most common issues/ challenges that sole traders, small business owners mention to me when they attend my workshops, talks, masterclasses - and when they approach me for coaching. It is something that affects those at the pre-start, start-up and growth stages of business / being your own boss. Your energy, effectiveness, success and happiness are all linked to it and affected by it. So how do you motivate yourself and others be it potential customers, contacts, colleagues, suppliers or staff and partners? The key to motivation is knowing what your - and others motives, drivers, desires, values, priorities and purpose is - and honouring and working from this powerful place. Rich, sustained, compassionate motivation is a hallmark of the Soul Trader.
We only start a become or own boss or start a business because of how it chimes with us as part of what we want to achieve or enjoy as part of our lives as a whole. But for some reason we often forget this in all the busy-ness.
It's time to change the way in which business is run and done so that it is conceived, build and served from the heart. Join me, Rasheed Ogunlaru, author of Soul Trader and founder of Soul-Trader.biz on Saturday 12 March for a very special Soul Trader Masterclass with Alternatives London the renowned space for personal, [...]
We hear a lot about going with the flow. This is very important indeed but how attuned are you to your own flow? It's in the alignment and merging of the two that real magic can happen in your life, business and career.
Meet Graham Allcott, Founder of Think Productive. Think Productive is a business with the presence in the UK, North America, Australia and beyond that helps organisations - and those within them - manage their time, workloads information, emails and working pressures more effectively. When I first met Graham at an event at the British Library [...]
Having doubts and fears are commonplace along the journey of being your own boss. Finding the courage to start out, leave an often comfortable job and to walk and grow the uncertain path of being in business can be daunting.
In this, the fist Soul Trader podcast of 2016, leading life coach - motivational speaker - business coach, Rasheed Ogunlaru helps you to take a moment to be still, stock-take, gain space, strategise and look at some key simple steps to help you love forward throughout the year ahead.
A very Happy New Year to you. Join me Rasheed Ogunlaru author of Soul Trader for our first webinar of 2016. This empowering an insightful motivational talk / webinar for you if you are looking to set goals, resolutions, plans or changes in place this year. Hopes, Goals & Dreams in 2016: Hope: alone isn’t enough – but its [...]
I just want to invite you to pause for 10 minutes to quickly reflect, review and re-trace the last year in your business order that we can take the learning into the next. I'm writing this post in the closing days of one year and what can easily happen is that we fail to just [...]