The 3 Stages of Ninja Networking

Networking: When you’re curious, and like to chat with fascinating people – like I do – one of the best things about working for yourself is getting to meet so many other amazing and inspiring entrepreneurs. Then we go and ruin the experience by giving it a horrible jargony name […]

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Top Tips To Outsource & Delegate Your Web Business Tasks

In the early days of our businesses, we often start by doing it all ourselves. You’re bootstrapping, trying to get something off the ground without spending too much. But as a business grows and becomes more established,there comes a point where your time is best served doing what you do […]

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Reach wider audiences with your blog

Reach Wider Audiences With Your Blog

The audiences we attract to our blogs will evolve over time, as will our businesses. Although we should be writing blogs with our readers in mind, in fact, everything we do in our businesses should always be with our customers in mind, your content can appeal to wider audiences and […]


How Not To Worry So You Can Have a Holiday

As soon as one holiday is over, we’re already planning for the next one. I’m going to do it… I’m going to say the ‘c’ word… Yes, Christmas is fast approaching! While the shops are still stocked with witch hats, pumpkins and fireworks;  the baubles, liqueur chocolates and tinsel of […]

How not to worry so you can have a holiday

Eastern Inspiration

One thing I love about blogging, is getting to know so many other random and fascinating businesses. I get several pitches for guest blogs and features each week and I shared an article recently on successfully pitching to guest blog. This, however, is the first one I’ve had from Eastern […]


What’s All The Fuss About Audiobooks Anyway?

Audiobooks… business or Pleasure? With my Amy C Fitzjohn author hat on, but also keeping in mind that small businesses can look at alternatives to get their message out there, here’s some top tips from a contributor about the power of audiobooks to share your story. If you’ve published a […]

Why Audio books - Top Tips For Writers

How Do You Find The Right Accountant?

Jordon, of Peach Wilkinson Accountants, has been following my blogs and got in touch about being a guest. I’m always happy to support other small businesses, I believe in the power of small business to change the world for the better, but we all need a little help and support […]


Feed Your Productivity and Creativity

The business community of Bristol really is a small place! It’s surprising how many connections pop up. I met Laetitia Tempelman at a Business Blogging workshop I ran a couple of years back and we’ve stayed in touch since. Laetitia not only blogs great tips and advice for mums, but […]


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Why Blogging Weekly is Bad Advice for Newbies.

I am often asked, “How regularly should I blog?” I’ve seen plenty of people in the online hive mind recommending weekly blogging. I’ve also had clients coming to me in a cold sweat of panic because their web designer has told them to blog weekly. While I would agree that […]