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What Should My Out Of Office Email Include?

All of us need a little time out every now and then. Running a business is a tough gig, and whether it’s an afternoon spent at the local spa or a week soaking up some sun, r&r is important! But as solo business owners, we also need to make sure things run smoothly while we’re away, and that includes letting our clients know when we aren’t available by email. Enter, […]


North Star Collective


An Interview With Erin Parnell ✦ Eternally Cherished

I believe everyone has a ‘North Star‘ which is a sense of purpose in our lives and also acts as an inner compass to discover our own goals and big dreams. Once we are aligned and on the path to our place of happiness and true contentment in life, it can be a fulfilling and rewarding adventure. This is why I wanted to interview as many inspiring female entrepreneurs as […]


Canva


Discover How Canva Can Bring Your Event Theme To Life

. . . Guest Blog Written By Cassandra Dartnell from An Eye For Detail Events . . . Have you ever noticed that some events stand out from the crowd more than others? You might have seen some events market themselves with a bit more pizazz, creating a wave of interest on social media, or maybe even a definite need to attend that event without little information on it.  The […]


Lifestyle


You Can Be Fat And Successful

Never in a million years did I ever think you can be fat and successful. Before I worked for myself, I had a very clear vision of what I thought success looked like. Thanks to all the TV and magazine portrayals, I thought that successful women were the well-groomed, well-dressed ones with matching accessories. They wore heels all the time (even at home), had a never-ending supply of red lipstick, […]


Lifestyle


8 Habits To Achieving Total Self Love 

Hey bestie! Did you know that you’re very special? There is no other person in this world like you. You deserve to be loved not only by those around you but by the most important person in your life — YOU. Practising self love can be challenging for many of us, especially in times when we face adversity. It’s not about being self-absorbed or narcissistic, it’s about getting in touch with ourselves, […]


Business Tips Print


Understanding The 6 Logo File Types

Whenever I design a logo for a client, they normally expect to receive one file at the end of it. So imagine their surprise when I send them 6 logo file types? They might think I’ve gone barmy, and ask me what is the purpose of so many file types? But what I’m really doing is setting them up for success by providing their logo to them in lots of […]


Branding


Stop Hiding Behind Your Vanilla Branding

You’re not gonna like this, but as your business bestie I need to tell you maybe it’s time you stop being vanilla? Maybe it’s time you mixed it up a little?  Because #TruthBomb … vanilla brands don’t get noticed. 💣✨ I say this with love, but please… STOP PLAYING IT SAFE! And stop hiding behind your vanilla branding! How often have you chosen a dull corporate logo for your brand […]


Branding Lifestyle


From Barmaid to Brand Designer in 5 Years

With a new year finally rung in, you might be looking forward and thinking, ‘what if’? What if you followed that dream of yours, that secret desire you never told anyone about, and finally made it a reality? Well, if someone told me I’d go from Barmaid to Brand Designer in 5 years, I’d tell them they were crazy! It can seem pretty daunting and a little scary, but there […]


Business Tips


How To Manage Your Client’s Expectations Over The Festive Season… & Actually Take A Break!

This might surprise you, given my witchy nature, but Christmas is by far my favourite time of the year. I just love absolutely everything about it, and you can find me at my local garden centre picking out tinsel and colour matching baubles as soon as Halloween is over. But since I became a business owner, the festive season has presented a bit of a challenge and so I want […]


North Star Collective


An Interview with Charlotte Haye ✦ Eleven Eight

I believe everyone has a ‘North Star‘ which is a sense of purpose in our lives and also acts as an inner compass to discover our own goals and big dreams. Once we are aligned and on the path to our place of happiness and true contentment in life, it can be a fulfilling and rewarding adventure. This is why I wanted to interview as many inspiring female entrepreneurs as […]


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