44 Lessons From Blog School

The entrepreneurs I work with every day, constantly surprise and inspire me. A client I am mentoring to build her blog and grow her influence wrote ‘blog school’ in her diary for our next appointment.   “I think I’ll steal that!” I confessed. So, I did… I’ve learned so many […]

Lessons from Blog School

Optimizing your blog images. Photos

How To Optimize The Images On Your Blog

Let’s get real, if you open a web page and see an impenetrable wall of text with no images, you will probably click away. Even the most avid reader will squint and think twice before diving in! Break It Up Using images to break up your blocks of text not […]


Becoming a Digital Nomad (Guest Post)

Living The Nomad Life One day, I’ll travel far and wide with Learn To Love Your Words and live the nomad life! My vision has always been to travel. I want my business to be a means of doing so, for both myself and my husband. I’ve started a just-for-fun […]

Becoming a digital nomad

Problem solving with your blog

Being A Problem Solver (A to Z of Blogging)

What’s the first thing we all do these days if we have a problem with something? We’ll Google it! …Or take to our Social Media channels and ask the hive mind what they think.   The Purpose Of Business Strip away everything, get right down to the fundamentals of business […]


Should I Oppose Others In My Blogs? (A – Z of Blogging Series)

Very few of us go around deliberately upsetting others. It’s natural to not want to oppose someone. I was at an event recently and got chatting to a fellow small business owner. He said something that could have been taken the wrong way, then backtracked by saying, “You’re not supposed […]

How to oppose an opinion on your blog

Consulting industry trends in the UK

The Consulting Industry In The UK

Knoweldge = Value Information services is a key area of consultancy in the UK reporting the highest growth in recent years. When you create your own online content – such as a  blog – not only are you building your brand, but with a little knowhow you can add real, […]


Six Blogging FAQ

As a writing mentor for businesses, I’m frequently asked to speak at events on the finer points and skills associated with building a successful business blog to grow your influence. When I’m speaking to new bloggers, I’m always asked the same questions (FAQ), and the six most frequently asked are: […]


How do you describe what you? A business or an entrepreneur?do

Are You A Business, An Entrepreneur or A Freelancer?

  I was always entrepreneurial and creative. My first experience of being ‘an entrepreneur’ was in the mid 1980’s – I think I was about 8 years old!   A Child Entrepreneur (?) My sister and I were really into Quilling at the time – the art of curling thin […]


What Do My Blog Readers Need From Me? (A-Z of Blogging: Need)

There’s a mantra in fiction writing, ‘Show don’t tell’.   Reader’s Need Context Don’t tell us the character is crying, show us their heartbreak, describe the anguish in their expression. It’s much more powerful and compelling. The same goes for your blog writing. Blogging is not about writing an academic […]


Making connections with your blog

Making Connections With Your Blog: Meet Others (A-Z of Blogging)

(Quick Read Blogs – a 5-minute read) My first blog was a vanity project. Something I did to hold myself accountable on my journey towards becoming a published author. But it did more than that, it allowed me to make connections. Making Connections Some days, it can feel like you’re […]