Karen Strunks | Social Media & Business Success For Daring Entrepreneurs | Business Speaker | Social Media Trainer | Social Media School
Stocking Up On Self-Belief

Stocking Up On Self-Belief

One of the causes of the biggest dents in our self-belief can actually come from OURSELVES! Check in on your inner dialogue. How are you speaking to yourself? Are you letting a negative running commentary run through your mind day…

2 reasons your business isn’t working

2 reasons your business isn’t working

1. You’ve filled it with people you don’t like Clients, partnerships, joint ventures, staff… I’m not saying that you’ve deliberately done that. Of course not. But how is your filter? Decide now WHO you want to spend your time with,…

Laptop Lifestyle Review!

Laptop Lifestyle Review!

First of all I want to say a BIG thank you for all your tweets, emails, messages whilst I was on the road living the laptop life! They really helped along the way and gave me lots of support and…

Never mind the economy, here’s your responsibility

Never mind the economy, here’s your responsibility

I’ve never talked about the economy before. I’ve never felt the need. Until now! Here’s my take on the economy, recessions and taking personal responsibility for our own personal economy. There will always be recessions. There will always be people…

Stop falling for these business lies!

Stop falling for these business lies!

There’s a lot of misconceptions around business. Business lies I call them. They hold us back and cost us time or money. Stop falling for these business lies! You need to have it all figured out in advance You need…

The day that changed my life

The day that changed my life

  This is the story of the day that changed my life. I’ve told it here and there along the way. Right now, I’m sitting in my Budapest apartment and my view from my ‘office’ (a table by the window)…

It’s not your fault *hugs*

It’s not your fault *hugs*

It’s not your fault that you are stuck in a job you hate, your life sucks and everything you try fails. It’s society’s fault It’s the economy’s fault It’s your boss’s fault It’s your girlfriend’s fault It’s your husband’s fault…

How To Be An Online Content Machine

How To Be An Online Content Machine

The problem with producing online content is we over-analyse. We over-think. We stall! So, let’s stop it. To become an online content machine – but a content machine that works with EASE, not hard-work, do the following; Don’t hold back….

The Secret To Getting What You Want

The Secret To Getting What You Want

The real secret? Is to NEVER STOP going for what you want. Develop tenacity. Decide you WILL see this through no matter what it takes. Decide that you will weather the tough times. Decide that you will not quit. Decide…

My guide to: Life & Work On YOUR TERMS

My guide to: Life & Work On YOUR TERMS

Leap before you are ready. Jump before you are pushed. START something when the idea and momentum is there. TRUST your instincts – don’t ignore them a MINUTE longer. If you aren’t use to tuning into your instincts, your gut…

What are you DOING?!

What are you DOING?!

What are you actually DOING? Those goals of yours, what are you actually DOING about them? Are you waiting for the promised land of Ready to appear? Well, that ain’t happening. Are you waiting for the signs of risk to…

It’s all a risk

It’s all a risk

I’m sitting on a rooftop balcony looking over a moon drenched Barcelona as I write this. I have a table and wifi and there’s a gentle, cooling breeze. I’m renting a small apartment here; a penthouse it’s described as. It’s…

You are the boss! Designing your ideal business

You are the boss! Designing your ideal business

If you are going to go build your own business, then you may as well build it exactly how you want it to be from Day One. A lot of people, and I was definitely one of them, who leave…

There is safety in numbers

There is safety in numbers

When you do what everyone else does, you feel safe. When you follow the crowd, there’s a certain reassurance – if everyone else is doing it, it must be the right thing for you too. Well, I’m here to tell…

I’m throwing out the social media rule book

I’m throwing out the social media rule book

 I’m changing the way I use social media. First of all, I LOVE social media. All of my independent career has relied on social media to grow my businesses. I couldn’t live a location independent life and have a location…

008: Talking being a Go-Giver with Bob Burg

008: Talking being a Go-Giver with Bob Burg

Soundcloud | youtube | iTunes coming soon! Welcome to the Big Daring Business Show Episode 8! The Big Daring Business Show is my podcast where I’ll be interviewing a world class business leader. We will be talking business, marketing, social…

Permission Free Living

Permission Free Living

Are you living a permission based life where you feel you have to ask permission to live your life on your terms? Perhaps you feel you have to ask permission from someone before you do something? This can be quite…

The people who count in business and in life

The people who count in business and in life

Do what you want in business and life. If other people don’t get it, they are not the ones who count. Wouldn’t it be a pie in the sky dream to be able to spend time with people and do…

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