Category Archives: entrepreneur

13 year old school girls shows us how it’s done.

Every now and then we see a little something special. A business, an idea or an individual. Something that makes seasoned pros, take a little bow. And this month’s Take a Peak Inside, it is safe to say is a whole box of special. This month, we had a chat to Tyra Bilton. A 13-year old school girl come entrepreneur. Whose first foray into business had her product go into 25 retail gift stores within 30 days. To listen to the download the interview click here: Interview With some reordering as many as 3 times during that period. And the whole time with a big cheery smile, knowing her business idea is bring a little … Continue reading

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Don’t Ever Ignore Warning Bells….

There’s this lady, nice enough (maybe a little stretch there), good ideas and best intentions. On the phone was a blazing ball of enthusiasm… “Ah, I am so passionate about making my business a success…I just need some help.” That’s cool, we get that a fair bit. My question: Why haven’t you been more successful? A little bit of aggression now seeped into her voice…. “Well, this person was meant to do that, this company let me down, so did this weird widget, oh and my children are always bugging em, my ex is a downright dick and well I got bullied in school.” Not exactly how it went, but you get the picture. Side … Continue reading

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One Direction, a 13 year old client and a box of dreams….

Now I don’t know about you, but most 13 year old girls I’ve met are pretty hung up on hanging with mates, screaming about One Direction, Miley Cirus or some other incredibly talented “musician”. Sorry ignore that last jibe, I’m sure there good. Any way, when I first got the call, there was 1 thought ticking over… Are you kidding me……… That’s cool, sure we can help. But then I also got to thinking… If a young 13 year old girl has the gumption to get out there, sell her ideas, launch a business and take massive action – more on her in just a moment – then why don’t most adult business owners. Seriously, … Continue reading

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