Slaying the Money Monster: It’s Epic!

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True Story: Caroline Duffy

Today’s true story comes from Caroline Duffy who responded to my plea for help on Twitter. Caroline is a free lance graphic designer and illustrator in the United Kingdom. She describes herself as “a skilled and intuitive visual communicator; someone my clients consider vital to their operations.” You can find her and her stylish designs here and on Twitter as @duffyc. Continue reading Slaying the Money Monster: It’s Epic!

Money Trouble: All in Your Head

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We’ve been talking about money both as a concept and as something concrete that you use in order to achieve your business goals. In our last post, we talked about some of the magic thinking that people have surrounding money. Today we’re going to talk about the limiting or not useful ideas business people hold that lead to bad business decisions. You could have some and not even know it! Continue reading Money Trouble: All in Your Head

A Money Story

Metro Bank launch - magic money machine
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Magic Thinking

This is a little story about a business owner, let’s call her Silly Sally, who’s running a business that is doing just OK but not growing and thriving like she wants. The reason, you see, is that Sally has some funny ideas about money. She has magic thinking about money. She thinks that money is the same as intangible attributes like respect, self worth and even security. Continue reading A Money Story