Get over yourself... Most people don't like the idea of having their photograph taken. That's just how it is. Most of us are lucky enough to have photos of ourselves as small children with our families, so there's a lifetime of being photographed - and a lifetime of...read more
if a tree falls in a forest... Having a personal brand is useless unless you can communicate it. Hear my top tips for getting you and your brand out there. If you're ready to become visible and start communicating your brand more effectively, book a Step Into Your...read more
Make your brand useful and it stops being purely promotional. Worried you'll turn into a mouthpiece who only promotes themselves and doesn't actually do any work anymore? Take yourself out of your personal brand and watch it grow! Last week we talked about the value...read more
Time well spent? If the whole idea of figuring out/ developing a personal brand is new to you, it can feel daunting, and like it's going to take up a hell of a lot of time. Time you don't have if you're trying to run a sustainable, profitable business, right? Wrong....read more
Be prepared Figuring out your personal brand can be a tough one. There's a lot of talk about branding these days, and more than ever for small businesses. But how do you figure it out? The short answer is by doing the work. Like everything in running a small business,...read more
Mind racing, heart pounding, sweaty palms, adrenaline pumping, she couldn't concentrate on a word the tour guide was saying, but she tried her best to pretend that everything was totally normal... That's how Gyann felt last Monday morning, and I know this because I...read more
I'll be honest, I don't get it. I don't understand why this is even a debate. But it is. And so we act, and we march and we talk and we make lights and shine them on Dublin city landmarks and we say no more, trust us... See the full article here, with additional...read more
Photographing people is my jam, it's what excites me and moves me. But what would I do if I had a camera and no people to photograph? We spent a couple of weeks on the Wild Atlantic Way last summer. We camped, stayed in Airbnbs, cycled, got rained on a lot, climed...read more
Last week I wrote about finding inspiration in other creatives and what I'd learned from them. And as I read that post back again, and again, I realised something. I haven't been sharing my work. I've been promoting my business, and that's just not the same. When...read more
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