Alex

Use A Compass To Grow Your Business

Two days ago I was at a Church conference. I was struck by a story the preacher was telling about an SAS soldier he knew. The SAS soldier told him he is always guided by the four points on a compass. They guide his actions, thoughts, and life, and drive him to complete his missions….

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Use the Business Hierarchy of Needs to Move Your Business Forward

This is a special guest blog by the one and only, inimitable Mike Michalowicz! He has written an incredible book called Fix This Next, which I, as a Certified Fix This Next Advisor, have had the privilege to read already, and I can’t tell you just how much this book could change your business. So…

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Adventure and Risk

New for Old 2020 is fast approaching and everyone everywhere seems to be making New Year Resolutions. Here’s the thing though: No one keeps to those resolutions. (Or at least, I never do!) I have lost count of the number of times I have Resolved to lose weight, get out of debt, make more time…

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Episode 6

Episode 6 – The One with Park Farm, Moving to the Country, Following Your Dreams, and how Wales helps us work out the true size of an acre… In this episode I talk with Luke and Steph from Park Farm in Shropshire. They have an incredible story of how they changed their lives, moved to…

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Episode 5 – The One with the Heroes, Villains, and Victims, oh, and also My VIP Card

This week’s episode starts with some thoughts on overcoming adversity. In life there are heroes, villains, and victims. You get to decide which one you are. I then get to interview Maddy Alexander-Grout. Who is awesome. Here is a lady who overcame a very limiting medical condition to go on to launch My VIP Card,…

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Episode 4

The One with Elizabeth Halford, the Photography Business Debacle, and Learning to JUST SAY YES! This week’s episode we talk about how the desire to start a business can begin at any age. Elizabeth Halford describes how a desire to earn a little money on the side took her from selling lemonade on the sidewalk…

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Episode 3

The one with Pete Heslop’s Digital Product Agency, how to build a Great Team, and the truth about Overdelivering… In this week’s episode I talk with Pete Heslop about running a Digital Product Agency, how he got where he is now and the importance of building a great team. He talks about the importance of…

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Episode 2

The One with Kate Whyley’s Scarves, Instagram, and The Best Tool for Growing Your Business… In this episode we interview Kate Whyley from katewhyley.com. In this inspiring interview we discuss Imposter Syndrome, how artists struggle to make money, and how a passion for art and inspiration from her grandmother has allowed Kate to build an…

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Episode 1

The One Where Alex Introduces Himself… and says “ummm” lots of times… Episode 1 is here! Hurray! Finally! These are the things I imagine you are all saying… In this episode you’ll get to hear a bit of my story. In case you were wondering, this is me: In this episode I talk a bit…

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The Podcast Trailer

The Podcast trailer has arrived! Take a listen and let me know what you think! It will soon be available on Apple Podcasts, Google, and all other places where podcasts are available, but for now, enjoy the trailer! The first official episode lands on 7th April, so SUBSCRIBE so you don’t miss it! Meanwhile, if…

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