10 reasons why you should quit your job within six months!

I was stuck in a job I hated – I mean really hated – for more than ten years. My friends and family could not understand why I hated my job as an insurance manager. I earned a six figure income and had all the perks and comforts of being employed as a middle-level manager for a large publicly-listed company. I wanted to quit my job. I procrastinated for a long time on the pros and cons of staying at my comfortable but soul-destroying job or leaving to start my own business. It was not until I couldn’t stand it any longer (I really was dying inside) that I decided Read more about 10 reasons why you should quit your job within six months![…]

Grow wider not taller: a simple alternative to growing your business TOO BIG

I started my first business – a flying school – seven years ago in 2010. In the first three years of my business I grew the business from one flight school and two aircraft up to three flight schools with a total of seven aircraft and numerous staff members. I enjoyed good growth thanks to a powering economy and a lack of other business competition at the time. I was training a very high net-worth individual at the time (he was worth around $80 million) and he asked to see my business structure and financials, so that he could give me advice in a mentoring role. I happily agreed as Read more about Grow wider not taller: a simple alternative to growing your business TOO BIG[…]