5 must-have props for your personal branding photo-shoot
Whether you’re planning an epic personal branding photo-shoot with the photographer of your dreams, or you’re just wanting to up your bespoke social media stock photo game, there are a few foolproof props you shouldn’t be without.
1. Your laptop or tablet
Likely to be the engine room of your…
Brand archetypes: what are they and how can they help you?
Think of your favourite stories. Be they books, films or television series’, which were the stories you loved and really engaged with? Now think of the characters within those stories. The chances are those characters fit into fairly broad categories; the mysterious and seductive femme fatale, the spandex-clad hero back…
Brand photo-shoot: Dawn
“Yoga means addition – addition of energy, strength and beauty to body, mind and soul.” – Amit Ray
Meet Dawn! Dawn is a yoga teacher and business coach for other yoga professionals. Dawn got in touch with me as she wanted to launch the coaching side of her business and…
Top tips for using video - IGTV and video conferencing
These unprecedented times are forcing many of us business owners out of our comfort zones and catapulting us well and truly into our learning zones! Video, whether for marketing purposes or team communication, has been on the rise for a while, but right now it’s more important than ever.
Brand photo-shoot: we are radikl
“Behind every successful woman is a tribe of other successful women who have her back.” – unknown
I’m super excited to share some of my favourite, favourite photos from my latest shoot with the amazing Sarah and Claire of ‘we are radikl’. Those sticky summer days seem a long time…
5 top tips to help you stay grounded
The world feels pretty overwhelming right now and with so much uncertainty it can be hard to think straight. But maintaining a sense of ‘normality’ can be really helpful in terms of your mindset, your resilience and your productivity. When we connect with normality, things feel a little bit easier…
2019 - how to reflect on and be inspired by this year ready for 2020!
And so 2019 almost draws to a close…
As we switch on our out of office replies, and switch off our laptops for a well-earned break, I’m taking some time to reflect on the year just gone, to have more clarity around my achievements, my successes, my ‘things-I-could-have-done-better’ and much,…
My 5 favourite books of 2019
“Never trust anyone who has not brought a book with them.” – Lemony Snicket
One of my goals for 2019 was to read more, and I’m pleased to say I’ve actually achieved it! More travelling with work this year has meant more time to catch up with reading as the…
Brand values - what they are, why they’re important and how you can identify yours
“If people believe they share values with a company, they will stay loyal to the brand.” - Howard Schultz
Behind the scenes I’m currently working on my own rebrand. Trying to balance working ON my business as well as IN my business is an ongoing process but I’m excited to…
Brand photo-shoot: Resilient You
“If we can share our story with someone who responds with empathy and understanding, shame can’t survive.” - Brené Brown
Meet Cheryl - founder and certified life coach at ‘Resilient You’. Remember that bonkers week of plus 30° heat earlier this summer? Cheryl and I were shooting that week (oh…