Let’s talk about: COMPETITION
“But what if you’re just inspiring and priming the next generation of competitors?” she asked, after I told her about my part time lecturing position.
It’s a valid point. It’s all too easy when you’ve worked hard for success to want to sit on top of your cloud like a…
Why business and pleasure DO go together
MARKETING BOMBSHELL #1: Business and pleasure DO go together
When people feel attached to you and not just your business, that’s super powerful. People are buying from YOU – not because you’re the only person on the internet selling what it is you do, but because you’re you. So, the…
Let’s talk about: SUCCESS
Can we talk about success for a minute?
What does success mean to you? Success is a funny old word isn’t it? It’s a word that can make us feel elated, excited, motivated, or it can make us feel awkward, boastful, and sometimes even unworthy. When we’re busy dreaming big…
Are you present in your business?
“Wherever you are, you are here” – ‘You Are Here’, John Lennon
‘You Are Here’ was a love song written for Yoko Ono which appeared on John Lennon’s 1973 album, ‘Mind Games’. Its title was taken from an art exhibition he had held at the Robert Fraser Gallery in London…
Looking back on 2018 - how and why I’m reviewing my year
Happy Winter Solstice!
2018 has been an incredible year of growth and personal development. But sometimes we get so caught up in the next goal, the next big job, that next milestone, that we can feel like we’re not really progressing. Sometimes it’s only when you stop and look back…
10 Things I’m Loving Right Now
Recently on Instagram I’ve started a monthly ‘5 things I’m loving right now’ post, but I thought over here on my blog I’d do an extended ‘10 things I’m loving right now’, you lucky lot! Think of this is the director’s cut!
So, here are 10 things that might be…
5 ways personal branding photography can boost your business
A personal brand is exactly that, personal, which means YOU have to be in there! Having authentic images that are completely unique to you and tell your story, showing your clients who you are, who you work with and what it is that you do, creates a personal connection, makes…
What advice would you give your younger self?
This July means it’s five years ago since I graduated [insert huge gasp of shock here].
There were times at university when I seriously questioned whether I was good enough and whether I was really cut out for this. I didn’t want to move away from home and I was…
How to use images more effectively on your website
You’ve heard all about the need to have photographs on your website, right? But having knockout photographs is only half the story. When you pair these photos with a real strategy, that’s when the magic happens. It’s no secret that using photographs well on a website is great for your…
Top tips for better health and wellbeing for business owners
Tomorrow is World Health Day. Whilst I’m super active on photo-shoots running about and finding all the angles (you’re not taking a good photo unless you’re in the stupidest most contorted position possible, trust me!), there are plenty of days spent in front of a computer processing photographs and also…