Sometimes my thoughts may be outspoken but they are always original. Hopefully you get something from them. I would love to hear your comments.

Marc Ford, Leicester Business Coach

Jan 22

Grow Your Business Faster – Get Out of Your Siege Mentality

According to Wikipedia, a ‘Siege Mentality’ is, “Siege Mentality is a shared feeling of victimisation and defensiveness—a term derived from the actual experience of military defences of real sieges. It is a collective state of mind whereby a group of people believe themselves constantly attacked, oppressed, or isolated in the face of the negative intentions

Marc Ford Business Coach Leicester

Nov 21

5 Reasons You Need To Embrace Video Now and a Word of Warning! 

“Video killed the radio star…video killed the radio star” Did it? Did it really? No of course not, but video is quickly becoming THE go-to method for businesses of any size to market their products and services. At the time of writing this, people all over the country, (maybe even the world), are talking about

Nov 19

Business Owners: 10 Signs You’re Stressed and 6 Things To Do About It

Road Signs Tell You of Danger…Here Are 10 In the last few weeks I’ve been working my backside off. Websites, books, podcasts, speaking, coaching and networking. Not all at the same time, but my days have been very full. Don’t get me wrong I love doing all these things, but there comes a time when

Business Coaching Leicestershire

Nov 4

Hustlers, Charlatans and Tony Robbins

Please spare me two minutes of your time…Now I will not take credit for most of this piece, but I always like to share things that I think are relevant and have something to provoke thought. On a recent trip to the not so sunny country that is Scotland, I shared driving duties with my

Who am I

Nov 3

What Do I Do?

I want to talk about something that can help you grow you and your business and also clear up some misconceptions about what I do as an individual.

Nov 2

Dear You…

Dear You, I’m writing to you from the future and want to tell you how successful you’ve been… Many psychologists know that it’s much easier to describe something that has already happened than to describe something that is going to happen in the future.

Nov 1

Who’s In Your Success Team?

Many years ago, Henry Ford, (no relation, but right now I’ll take it), founder of Ford Motors, was involved in a libel trial with a Chicago Newspaper that accused him of being ‘ignorant’. In an attempt to prove their case, the lawyers for the newspaper put Mr Ford on the stand and asked him a series of questions designed to ‘prove’ their assertion he was indeed ignorant.

Oct 30

12 Strategies To Boost Sales…Now!

A few years back, when you had a product or service to sell what did you do to get the word out? You tried press releases, television ads, paper ads, cold calls, banner ads, display hoardings and any other means you could afford. Business went to those who had the largest marketing budgets.


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