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Dealing with failure (and how to treat it like an experiment)

Dealing with failure (and how to treat it like an experiment)

In my last post, I talked about dealing with embarassment. This week, I’m talking about dealing with failure when it comes to promoting yourself and your products or services online. A huge reason people don’t put themselves out there and allow themselves to be more 

Dealing with embarassment

Dealing with embarassment

In my last blog post, I talked about getting visible online after a break or if you’re starting from scratch. Now I’d like to talk about one of the specific hurdles people talk to me about when they are starting to promote themselves online, and 

Getting visible online after a break (or when you’re starting from scratch)

Getting visible online after a break (or when you’re starting from scratch)

How do you get visible again after you’ve taken a break from showing up online? I’m going to share three tips that really helped me when I returned from a month long break from promoting myself online. Why I needed a break I’ve been really 

5 ways to get out of a creative slump

5 ways to get out of a creative slump

Someone asked in my Facebook group recently how you get out of a creative slump. We’ve all been there, right? Staring at a blank page, thinking about anything other than the thing you are actually meant to be working on. The words won’t come. Everything 

Finding time to create online content

Finding time to create online content

How do you find time to create online content? Do you just need to be more efficient? This question came up recently in my free Facebook group. On the one hand, yes, there is a lot to be said for being more efficient. But I 

Why you need to be clear on your values

Why you need to be clear on your values

Last year, I wrote a blog post about clarifying your brand values as an individual. I did it as an exercise as part of one of Jen Carrington’s courses, and found it incredibly useful. I thought through them again when I included a different values 

6 tips for introverts who want to be more visible online

6 tips for introverts who want to be more visible online

Promoting yourself online is a crucial part of pretty much any content marketing plan. To do that you need to be visible online. But the ability to shout about our achievements does not come naturally to many people. Women in particular have been taught all 

What actually is content marketing?

What actually is content marketing?

When I first started telling people that I wanted to specialise in content marketing, a lot of what I got back was ‘Okay, but what actually is content marketing”. At it’s most basic, content marketing is just sharing content on the internet with some kind 

5 ways to reignite your creativity when you’re stuck at home

5 ways to reignite your creativity when you’re stuck at home

It’s been six weeks now since the UK has been in lockdown and we’ve all been stuck at home. It’s a very unsettling time, whatever your situation, and I know many people have spoken of even simple jobs taking much longer to do. I have 

Checking in on Q1: My 2020 quarterly review

Checking in on Q1: My 2020 quarterly review

At the start of the year, I set some Q1 intentions, loosely based around my word for the year: space. Turns out, I’m incredibly glad I didn’t have any super specific goals. This end of this first quarter has been pretty… different, to say the