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Liza: I certainly am!
Jackie: So this morning’s a little different as Liza’s not in biz – plse tell us a bit abt yourself.
Liza: I have bipolar disorder & can’t work but I speak to media/students etc re mental health & I’m a photographer!
Jackie: Bipolar must be tough, but speaking rewarding?
Liza: Very, gives me a chance to educate but also for people to speak about their problems!
Jackie: I wonder if anyone out there has any questions for Liza?
Liza: Ask as many questions as you want & I’ll try & answer them all!
Jackie: So – tell us about your photography – what do like to “shoot”, do u have gallery we can see?
Liza: My favourites are old buildings/graveyards but I do a lot of candid shots also!
I entered my first competition last weekend which was great fun!
I always knew I was bipolar but it took 22 years for diagnosis. It was a long process as there were drug/alcohol problems to rule out.
Jackie: what was the #photography #competition pic of?
Liza: Yes I take photos of all 10 of my own animals most days!
It was to capture 24 hours in Bristol, my time slot was early morning. Bristol’s basically a non stop party!
Jackie: What’s the best advice u’ve ever been given?
Liza: Look back & learn from the past but don’t live in it, make plans but don’t live in tomorrow.
Jackie: Who would be around your dinner table of positive thinkers?
Liza: My great friends Richard (@theequityman) & Hugh (@facts4life_org) & Franz Kafka!
Jackie: So – tell us about your photography – what do like to “shoot”, do u have gallery we can see?
Liza: Mostly on instagram & vine. User name WeirdSid!
Jackie: Great stuff! Smoke salmon or fish n chips for u?
Liza: Fish & chips – I’m too down to earth for smoked salmon!
Jackie: Love it! Last question coming up Liza – it’s been fab having u join us, hope u’ve enjoyed! Do u have something…
Before we go, do u have something u’d like to promote with us Liza?
Liza: World Mental Health Day on October 10. 1 in 4 of UK population has MH problems. This year the focus is schizophrenia.
I blog re mental health at weirdsid.wordpress.com
Jackie: thnx again Liza – everyone, have fab dry w/e, see u next week, same time, same place
Liza: Thanks for having me, it’s been great fun!!
Jackie: My pleasure! Look forward to meeting soon… x
Liza: Yes, I’m looking forward to my next visit to Bromley!
Jane: Morning all! I help businesses and charities promote themselves and reach more clients through public relations.
This involves looking at what they say and how they say it to their ‘publics’ making sure they reach the right people at the right time, in the right way.
Jackie: interesting! how do u do that?
Jane: It’s not just about journalists, it’s blogs, web and social media too. It’s about great content to get them noticed! Continue reading
Emily how are you today
Emily: @LinkedinTutors Super Jackie – just not the best typist! Sorry for the blank tweet!
Jackie: LOL, please tell us something abt your biz
Emily: I help businesses use the power of #LinkedIn to get more clients and raise their profile & I love what I do
Plse tell us abt your biz Anita
Buzz Bee Kids: I started it 3 years ago in Elmers End selling preloved and new childrens clothes toys and gifts.
It’s a crazy labour of love but i am still smiling!!
Jackie: Wow bet that goes down a bomb as children get little wear on clothing! Where did u get idea from?
Buzz Bee Kids: I don’t have any children but I think that’s what made me be more objective, I have many friends who have children…. Continue reading
Lily: Personal Branding for the socially conscious supporting entreprenuers and professionals to create visibility online and offline.
Jackie: How do u deliver that Lily?
Lily: its done through face-to-face or phone. From your LinkedIn profile to your cv. Wardrobe consultation etc. Continue reading
Erika: @prowessHQ Prowess is an online centre and blogging platform for women. Our vision is an environment where women in business can flourish
Jackie: Always an excellent organisation in my experience – what’s your role there Erika?
Erika: I’m editor and director of Prowess. We also have 12 regular columnists and 100+ occasional contributors. Continue reading
Angela: Feeling a bit nervous but fine!
Jackie: Delighted to have you as my guest today, plse tell us something abt your biz?
Angela: Well Jackie I am an entrepreneur who supports SMEs and start-ups, copy writing and training Continue reading
Do u have techno gremlins this morning?
Valerie: @valeriedwyer TRUE! techno gremlins – the wires obviously buzzing
Jackie: O dear, let’s hope they admit defeat!
Valerie: They WILL!
Jackie: gr8 plse share with us details of your biz Continue reading
Jackie: Good morning everyone and a very warm welcome to my special Guest @SarahArrow:
Jackie: Sarah, plse tell us abt your biz.
Sarah: it’s a people business, involves sharing the stories of everyday business people http:…
Jackie: Cool! So how does that happen, how do u share with peeps? do u have url u can give? Continue reading
Goddess Star-Monroe: Im all about superstar personal transformation I teach 40+ women how to get their sparkle & wonderment back about life
Jackie: Brilliant! If u were to start over again, wld u do anything differently?
Goddess Star-Monroe: I’ve learnt so much from my past mistakes ;) The biggest u cant do it on your own. Ask for help & get an awesome team Continue reading
Britt: Morning, I’m very well thank you. Just made a caramel latte! Xo
Jackie: sounds v yum, I’m more of an Adam’s Ale ;) Plse tell us about your biz
Britt: I am a baker and cake decorator, also run a busy baking blog, tutor & journalist! Continue reading
Jenny: Thanks Jackie, nice to be here! Hello everyone
Jackie: Jenny plse tell us something abt your biz
Jenny: I’m a corporate lawyer which means I help clients with starting, organising, buying and selling businesses and companies Continue reading
Jenny: @postcastacademy Morning Jackie – bear with me and the technology LOl x
Jackie: technology! always challenging us – plse tell us abt your biz Jenny
Jenny: I’ll be using a mixture of tchat, twitter and hootsuite – just in case Continue reading
Susan: Good morning Jackie: and everyone else at #1230KISS
Jackie: Glorious day! plse tell us abt your biz Susan:
Susan: Conning Towers is a Human Resources Strategy organisation aimed at getting the most out of resources.
Jackie: do u have a web site url for peeps, Susan:?
Susan: The url for my website is conningtowers.com
Jackie: Excellent! so any time for reading business books?
Susan: It’s not always easy, but I try to fit a bit in. currently reading Margaret Heffernan’s new book “A Bigger Price”
Having read Margaret Heffernan’s Wilfull Blindness it’s a must read for me
Jackie: sounds interesting & one to add to my list. What’s been the scariest thing u’ve ever done?
Susan: Scariest thing – Risked relationships by telling difficult truths
Jackie: oooo hope it worked out ok. What’s the best advice u’ve ever been given?
Susan: I’ve done it a few times and in the long run – it works out! :-)
Best Advice – Just Do IT! (I’m known to overthink things & at times think myself out of doing things)
Jackie: given that these are scary, what’s success abt 4 u – is it all abt £
Susan: Having a positive impact, bringing clarity, bringing out the value in things & especially people – money is the icing
Jackie: r u a champagne or beer & skittles gal?
Susan: Lol! Cider – though out of the two I’ll go for the champagne :-)
Jackie: is there something u’d like to promote for our viewers *wave* Susan:
Susan: Thk you. I love young pp & have a very specific focus on them and what they offer to organisations..
Therefore – My review to help organisations effectively Employ & Engage Young People. (Did a workshop on this recently)
Jackie: I believe u have a Review, can u share the url with us?
Susan: If people contact me via the website ConningTowers.org I will be able to provide specific details on the young pp review
Jackie: gr8! last question coming up – that’s gone quickly this morning!
Where would u b on a rainy day for your biz?
Susan: Time has indeed flown by :-) They say it’s what happens when you’re having fun! ;-)
Next book is around the skills that we need at all levels for the 21st century. working title – Revaluation of a Working People
Jackie: So u heard it hear first folks – title of Susan’s next book!! Thnx so much for your time Susan:, hope u enjoyed….
Susan: Thank you Jackie: – I really and truly enjoyed. I hope everyone else did too!
Felicity: Great thank you, raring to go
Jackie: Excellent! would u plse tell our viewers about your business?
Felicity: Encourages women that play or want to play golf and helps golf clubs attract more women to their club
Jackie: interesting… so any particular location Felicity?
Felicity: Mainly in Kent and growing into Essex and Surrey, vision to become global
Jackie: so success for u would be?
Felicity: For me success is recognition of being the golf brand for women, any level of ability
Jackie: do u have anything u’d like to promote with us today?
Felicity: Yes, I’m hosting a women’s golf event for beginners @TudorPark on Wed 11 Jun, with guest beginner golfer
Jackie: Do u have a url for us plse?
Felicity: Sign-up for FREE to join the community and receive newsletter with full details
Jackie: what quality suits u better – maverick or entrepreneur?
Felicity: I’d say Entrepreneur, always have new ideas to help and improve
Jackie: last question coming up Felicity, gone so quickly this morning! ….
Jackie: who would b around your dinner table of positive thinkers & what’s scariest thing you’ve done? = 2 Qs :)
Felicity: I’d definitely like dragon jones and Daniel Priestley at my dinner table – inspirational
Felicity: Scariest thing I’ve done, white water rafting in NZ & going to a golf club b4 I started to play to enquire membership
Jackie: interesting! look where u r now! obviously the way to go. Thnx so much for your time – hope u enjoyed….
Felicity: Yes thanks, enjoyed it loads. Grateful for the opportunity and to welcome new women to my golf vision
Look 4ward 2 seeing u F on Weds
Fabulous, c u Wed. Have a great weekend everyone
Jackie: watch out for coming weeks with Dion Johnson, Vanessa Spiers, Jennifer Jane Brewster, Sarah Arrow, Clover Lewis..
Marina: Ready and waiting – hope this won’t hurt!
Jackie: LOL! No, it’s quite painless, promise! OK – let’s go! ‘Morning Marina, everyone – how r u today?
Marina: Morning! Fine and dandy thanks Continue reading
Karen: I am great thank you looking forward to our chat.
Jackie: Here we go! Plse share with us *wave* viewers, abt your biz
Karen: I work with women to have more money in business or personally Continue reading
Jackie: morning everyone on this lovely sunny day – we can pretend & to Twitterview guest Sam Cooper-Davidson @applePA1
Sam: at least the sun is shining a little bit?
Jackie: hope all’s good with u – plse tell our viewers something abt your biz?
Sam: applePA is a Virtual PA business. We support clients with call handling, email/diary management, call handling and much more Continue reading
Joanna: Good morning Jackie and everyone lovely to be here
Jackie: so glad u can join us, plse tell us something abt your biz
Joanna: written a book The Last Six Months, about my mother who went into hospital for a hip op, still in hospital died in 6 months Continue reading