Thought Leadership

Learn to say ‘yes’, be tenacious, and do what you need to do [podcast]

Recently, I was interviewed by Cody Shorter for The Agency Life Podcast. I spoke about my journey from being a country girl to a successful entrepreneur and business owner.

Being a storyteller, I shared with Cody my emotional roller coaster ride to get to where I am today. In the end I realised the most [...]

How to survive and learn from getting knocked down

You know when you have one of those weeks where you get knocked down, and get back up again, only to be knocked down again? Well that was me last week. You know, it was one of those weeks.

On Monday I woke up with the flu, yet had to work from bed. With a [...]

Stop thinking about it, stop dreaming, seriously just go and do it [podcast]

I was recently interviewed by Neil Ball for The Entrepreneur Way podcast. In this interview, I spoke about my entrepreneurial journey, the secret to success, my business, CP Communications, and how PR and social media can elevate businesses.

I shared how business leaders can go from unknown to recognised expert and how the power of [...]

How to transition from an unknown to expert in your business (podcast)

I was recently interviewed by Nicole Holland for the Business Building Rockstar show on how to transition from an unknown to expert in your business.

In this interview, I share my history as a public relations practitioner, how I overcame personal and societal pressures, as well as my self-growth and ability to understand that it’s [...]

Get inspired by my TEDx talk

It’s so wonderful to reflect on experiences. Today two years ago I did a TEDx talk on a topic close to my heart – overcoming self-limiting beliefs and finding our spotlight moments.

No matter if you are an introvert, extrovert or something in between, many of us struggle to move from the shadows into the [...]

Do we really need to live with passion and purpose?

There is so much written and shared about how we have to live and strive for passion and purpose, and I don’t necessarily agree. I see passion and purpose as ways of informing our lives.

I think we can live adequate, happy lives just hanging out. Doing what we do each day. And I think [...]

How to go from Unknown to Expert [podcast]

In a recent interview with Caroline Kennedy for the podcast The Honest CEO, I discussed where it all began and how to go from unknown to expert.

In this podcast, I share where and how my personal and professional journey began. This involved sharing how I overcame my fears and self-doubt and how I put [...]

My favourite podcast interviews

I love doing podcasts. Not my own…but being interviewed on other people’s podcasts. I find them super easy to do. I don’t need to do too much prep, put on makeup, or even leave my office. That’s a win, win, win!

And do you know what is fantastic about podcasters? They need content, all the [...]

Signs, jetlag and celebrating 15 years in business

Sometimes you get signs. You know what I mean. You’re thinking of someone and they call, or decide to catch the train to work to find out later you missed massive traffic jams.

This happens to me too. I was thinking about treating myself to a safari to celebrate 15 years in business. (Yes. 15 [...]

Key questions to build your expertise story

A few weeks ago I ran the very first Unknown To Expert Mastermind session. While I’ve taught thousands of people about personal branding, media and social media – I really wanted to sit in a room and go deep into personal branding and story development with a small group of passionate people. In my [...]