Julie Creffield Speaks

Words of Wisdom

Picking yourself up time and time again

Business is tough. Real tough. In fact, life is tough...really tough at times. It doesn't matter how much perceived success you have had in the past, or how much other people rate you, the fact remains you still have to get out of bed every day and do the work. It is...

Always turn up as yourself

What to wear? What to wear? It's the dilemma that so many women face day in day out. With a wardrobe full of clothes yet nothing to wear what is this all about? FEAR...yes it's that old chestnut again. For many women what they wear is an expression of their identity,...

Going the Distance

A few months ago I set myself the Big Fat Stupid Goal of becoming an International Speaker. I knew however that it's a bit like chicken and egg, you have to start speaking internationally to start marketing yourself as the type of speaker who speaks overseas. You have...

The Power of Saying YES

For a long long time I was a bit of a NO person. When friends suggested things to do, or opportunities arose through work, my initial reaction was quite often all the reasons why I couldn't or shouldn't do something. My default was often to think about the worst case...

International Women’s Day 2017

I love being a woman and I am of course a feminist. Most of my work with the Too Fat to Run movement is about empowering women, encouraging them to prioritise their own health and happiness, and campaigning for equality for women in sport and health. As a speaker I...

Fear and why I love it

On Saturday I gave a 45 minutes keynote at an event. Now I am a proffesional motivational speaker so this shouldn't come as much of a surprise. But this gig was kind of different. I was delivering a 45 minute keynote at the London Region of the Proffesional Speaking...