What do you do when it comes to implementing great ideas fast? Do you launch or do you sit on yours? How do you know when it’s a great idea? What gives you pause for thought? Is speed of the essence?

In the Show…

Judith’s fixing tech glitches and lets Nicola know about a recent update of Intel’s processor called Spectre affecting nearly every computer and device – wow! And Nicola’s had an epiphany about her expensive tech set-up reducing overheads and streamlining in a way which brings a satisfying simplicity to her membership site business.

  • What’s Fuelled Their Fire?

Judith’s happy with her new Surface Pro and the new working arrangement that brought into her working ergonomics and she too has had an epiphany for a Blogfest to carry on the conversation started in her book with 52 bloggers. Nicola’s writing colleague Teresa has won a £250 writing competition and already bought a glockenspiel with the prize money!

  • FOCUS of the Week: Implementing Great Ideas – Fast!

What do you do when you have a brilliant idea? Do you implement it fast? Or sit on it and worry that people won’t like it? Judith was frightened of failure and Nicola of her frugality being scarce but nevertheless, they both plunged ahead with their good ideas within 24-48 hours of having them this week, despite quite large amounts of work being involved. What’s your process for this? Are you a fast-starter or do you procrastinate and look for perfection before launching anything? What puts you off, and what spurs you on?

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  • Words of the Week

Nicola picks Frugal and Judith chooses Help.

  • Project Updates

Book sales (74), reviews (19), free chapters (30), blogfest yesses (46), all measured and reported in the spirit of accountability, also Selz analytics (174 views to achieve 34 sales = 19.5%). Podcast download numbers holding steady.

  • Who or What’s Impressed?

Nicola has read Lindsay Spencer-Matthews’ book Why Clever People Do Dumb Things and Judith talks about all the interesting matters arising around and in the film about John Paul Getty called All the Money in the World. How much is enough?

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