Three Part Beginners’ guide to Vlogging – A Guest Post

This week, I’m proud to host another guest on the blog. I met Hannah Squires, of Doubleshot, at a recent workshop ‘Blogging for Business’ that I ran on behalf of Brand 51. I always offer delegates at my events the opportunity to showcase their business on the blog. During the […]



Blogging for Business FAQs

I regularly work with people who are getting to grips with building an effective blog into their business. Whether it’s at one of my regular ‘Blogging for Business’ workshops or 1:1. Having a blog on your website gives visitors to your virtual shop a reason to step inside and hang […]

How to Reach Out to Readers After You Self-Publish – A Guest Post

(This post will take less than10 minutes to read) Today, I’m proud to host another guest blog by a fellow wordsmith. This is a topic close to my heart, but it will also be useful to anyone who’s published a book as part of their business, or have published a […]



6 Quick Tips for Business Show Delegates

(A super short post with an infographic that will take less than 5 minutes to read) Back in June, I exhibited at my first business show. At the time, I shared my Business Expo Checklist. The Business Showcase Southwest is on Wednesday 5th October and I have a delegate pass. […]

Breathe New Life into Old Writing

(This is a super short, quick tips post that will take less than 5 minutes to read) I’ve been blogging for a few years now, one of the things I love about it is that gradual build up of great value I can share. Some of my most popular workshops […]



How to Increase Viewers on your Instagram Stories – A Guest Post

Save Save This week I’m proud to host another guest on the blog. Sheena Mathieson pitched a content idea to me and her timing was perfect. I’ve just entered the mysterious world of Instagram. Here I am… I’ve been resisting; with Linked In, Facebook, Twitter and Pinterest already tugging at […]

5 Top Accounting Tips for Start-ups – A Guest Post

What’s the one area of your business that scares you?   For me, it’s the financial stuff, I’ve always been bad at numbers – I still have cold sweats when I think about the evil teacher I had at primary school – Mr Williams – who made fun of me […]


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Four Eyes Are Better Than Two

So you’ve written a blog post. You’ve read through it a couple of times, looked at the preview to make sure it’s all laid out properly on the page, you’re hovering your mouse over the ‘Publish’ button. You freeze. Freak out. You read it again. You spot another mistake and […]

Rock Your Writing with a Blog

I first started blogging about three years ago. What started as a way to share ideas, evolved from a bit of fun on Blogger to an integral part of my marketing strategy to build my authorpreneur business. Although, I admit, I’m a bit slack at monitoring the stats behind my […]

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Will Work for Views: Top Tips for YouTube Self-Marketing (Guest Post)

This week, I’m pleased to host a guest blog from a great guy I met at an entrepreneurs and opportunity seekers meet up in Bristol recently. A young copywriter that endeavours to turn water into wine and wine into even nicer wine. Using a degree in Creative Writing and an […]