When we first say to friends and colleagues that we plan to go freelance, we’re often met with a barrage of scare stories, tales of things that could go wrong, and negative forecasts about how difficult and stressful it’s going to be. But surely it can’t all be bad? There seem to be quite a few freelancers out there and some of them must be doing ok, making a living and enjoying their new found freedom. There must be some secrets to success that you only know if you’re in the know. Here are a few nuggets that don’t get talked about as often… Continue Reading
A great personal brand can help you make better connections, secure more clients, get a better job, get more industry recognition and more. Millennials have brought a different perspective to working life and see themselves very much as a brand; something unique – they’re not asking themselves why companies should hire them, they’re asking: “is this company good enough to attract my brand; why should I work with them?” Here are some top Hey Tuesday tips to get yourself a personal brand that works for you.
If you have headshots that you like and which make you feel good about yourself and your personal brand, there will be another big bonus – and that’s self confidence. In business, the importance of self confidence can’t be underestimated – it allows you to perform at your best and reach your potential. Headshots that put a spring in your step will not only boost your confidence but give you an injection of motivation as well and fire you up for the year ahead – perfect to shake off those January blues and get the year off to a good start. Continue Reading
Beyonce – one of the biggest selling musicians in history, global brand, powerful feminist icon, entrepreneur and money-making machine. There’s no question that we can all learn from this lady’s supreme marketing ability. So if you’re looking for ways to up your marketing game for 2018, look no further. Here’s how to smash it, Queen Bey style.
Depending on the type of industry you’re in, this time of year is usually either completely manic or spookily quiet. Either you’re struggling to try and keep all the balls in the air at once, or you’re struggling to keep your business off the ground. Whichever it is, we’ve got some top tips that’ll help you make the most of the festive season. Continue Reading
If you’re feeling overwhelmed by your workload and don’t do something to address it, there’s only one way it’s going to end, and that’s with the ‘s’ word…stress. Now we’ve all felt a bit stressed from time to time, but left unchecked, chronic stress will have a knock on effect on everything else in your life. You’ll become less productive and your home life and even your health can suffer. Here are our Hey Tuesday tips for getting on top of your workload before it gets on top of you…