Tag: mindset

How journalling helps me (plus my favourite journalling resources)

How journalling helps me (plus my favourite journalling resources)

There are some affiliate links in here, but unless I’ve specifically said otherwise, everything in here is something I’ve bought, loved, and recommend. Any affilliate links are marked with a star. Last week I went to a live journalling session. After each of the prompts, 

3 tips for promoting yourself online

3 tips for promoting yourself online

I know that online marketing, and social media in particular, can be really overwhelming for a lot of people, particularly when it comes to promoting themselves and their work.  So today I thought I’d share something more practical than usual, and pick out three things 

5 things authors can learn from online entrepreneurs

5 things authors can learn from online entrepreneurs

Even before I started my freelance journey, back in 2018, I followed a lot of successful female entrepreneurs online. Women who have set up service-based or product-based businesses and are growing each and every year. It’s been incredibly inspiring for me to watch them, and 

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 me 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 you write feels 

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 

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 

Taking the pressure off a product launch

Taking the pressure off a product launch

Last week, I finished off a new product and put it out into the world. It’s a workbook that takes you step-by-step through the 7 stages of creating a plan for your social media, blog, newsletter, podcast… wherever you put content out into the online