Biz tips

  • How to find YOUR brand voice

    Listen to Creative Slurp Podcast: Summary: [Click here to save this episode to Pinterest] Your ‘brand tone of voice’. That’s something you’ve probably heard, but you might not know how to go about finding it. How the heck do you find the tone of voice that’s right for you and your brand – with just […]

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  • My five EASY secrets to great writing

    Listen now: https://creative-slurp.simplecast.com/episodes/episode-11-my-five-secrets-to-great-writing-made-easy Summary: [Click here to save this episode to Pinterest] 3400 words. That’s a lot of words, isn’t it? But that’s about what you write in content for your small business every year. That includes things like social media posts for one social platform, blog posts, website copy, emails, all that kind of […]

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  • Why your plans aren’t working

    For a lonnnng time I thought something was wrong with me.  I thought I could never really be successful, as all the productivity tips I read just didn’t apply to me. I could never stick to a plan, or any kind of planning system. And for a long time, I got by. But I knew I’d […]

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  • The big secret to being productive

    I have a confession to make.  I’m not a big planner. In my corporate job, I definitely wasn’t known as the super organised one.  It’s not like I couldn’t see the value in plans.  I definitely could.  It’s just not somewhere my brain liked to go.  You see the thing is, I’m always so excited […]

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  • Marketing plans made easy

    For many years I was extremely resistant to planning of any sort. Sound familiar? As a creative person who likes to go with the flow – I found it went against the grain and it didn’t make any logical sense to me, as things can change so much. That was until I realised that achieving […]

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  • 5 ways to find your secret sauce

    Feeling overwhelmed with the amount of COMPETITION out there? If you’re one of many, many jewellery designers, one in a million illustrators, or maybe one of a huge number of ceramicists.  Sometimes it’s really hard to not compare yourself to other (what you perceive to be more successful) businesses. And whilst you do need to […]

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  • How to get your creative biz mojo back

    Feeling all at sea, especially around your creative business? Got a creative block and a lack of direction and motivation? It’s no surprise if you’re feeling out of sorts right now. So if you’re feeling like you’re on a rudderless boat in the middle of a particularly choppy storm, in shark-infested waters…then that’s absolutely normal. […]

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  • 5 ways for creatives to stay positive

    I think it’s fairly safe to say 2020 was a bonkers year in many ways. And if it’s taught us anything, it’s the art of resilience and how to use the little things to stay positive and improve our wellbeing. Just like you, I’m always on the look out for the small things I can […]

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  • My planning secrets to make 2021 a success…

    2020, let’s face it, we’re so over it.  For most of us, it hasn’t really lived up to our expectations. And whilst it’s certainly been a wild ride, it was one we could have all done without. So we’re pinning our hopes on 2021 and to make sure we make the most of every drop […]

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