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.
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.
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.
In this latest Soul Trader podcast leading life coach, speaker and business coach Rasheed Ogunlaru invites you to reflect, review and harness the learning from your last year to help you progress throughout the next.
Some say the most important question to ask in life is "Who am I?" and the "Why am I here?" Certainly in business and on the journey of being your own boss being clear on why you're doing what you're doing is key. It is clarifies it energises. It helps you to mobile and get going and keep going and to really make a mark.
This is insightful and energising podcast invites you to pause, take stock of your life, career, business and gifts and live and produce your work from a deeper place of joy, fun, kindness, gratitude and celebration.