Wilted learning how little I knew about running my own business.
The Princes Trust New Enterprise programme taught me a hundred things school should have.
While being a “tighter than two coats of paint” Care Leaver saves my ass from the streets, I don’t want to put Christina through my cute lassiez-faire approach to financial management. Relying on my clients to pay for the occasional holiday is different to relying on them for rent.
If I’m to shrug off a culture complicit in corporate childcare.
If I’m to put down roots and grow as tall as I can.
I have to communicate clearly.
For myself, and for the people and organisations I amplify.
Today’s mentor was a vibrant fan of Alain de Botton. Her advice was surprisingly zen – essentially flexible services, and more hustle.