Branding for Coaches Spotlight Series | Michelle McCartan

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Branding for Coaches Spotlight Series | Michelle McCartan

This month sees the exciting launch of my brand spankin’ new branding for coaches service – Brand Styling for Coaches.   To to celebrate we’re going to look at 4 coaching businesses who’s branding is perfectly aligned to show more of who they are as a coach and attract their dream clients. I’ve witnessed so many […]

BEYOND THE BIZ #3

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BEYOND THE BIZ #3

Happy Monday! How was your weekend? It was an unexpected 3-day weekend here. My husband decided to take a lil’ impromptu holiday from work on Friday which ment that we got to spend 3 full days just hanging out. I love getting to spent time at home with my boys when we’ve got no plans. […]

HOW TO FIND FREELANCE CLIENTS | my top 5 methods

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HOW TO FIND FREELANCE CLIENTS | my top 5 methods

How to find freelance clients (my top 5 methods revealed)   When I started writing this post on how to find freelance clients, I was going to share a HUGE list of all the different methods and strategies you could try. Then I stopped. I decided it would be much more useful for me to […]

CURATED CREATIVES #2

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CURATED CREATIVES #2

  This week I’ve got some delicious designers and a whip-smart word lover for you. If you wanna know more, just click on the biz name to take a trip on over to their beautiful digi homes. Enjoy! V xx ~~~ PINEGATE ROAD Kelsey over at PGR = a match made in heaven for the creative […]

How to be more productive working from home (supercharge your to-do list)

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How to be more productive working from home (supercharge your to-do list)

How to be more productive working from home (with a supercharged to-do list).   Here’s a little secret… I only have 2 full days each week to work. That’s client work AND working on my biz. You know, things like planning and creating new blogs, workshops, marketing, webinars,  services… You get the idea. So how do […]

BEYOND THE BIZ #2

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BEYOND THE BIZ #2

This week as a pretty special one for me. It was my birthday! I love that my birthday is mid-way through the year. It’s a great opportunity to revisit my goal list, shed what isn’t working and re-focus on what I want to spend my time and energy on for the 2nd half of the year. […]

CURATED CREATIVES #1

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CURATED CREATIVES #1

Welcome to the very first shiny + bright CURATED CREATIVES post! This series will be showcasing the talents of creatives I love and admire across the web. There’ll be a mix of designers, stylists, artists, illustrators, photogs, calligraphers… you get the idea. I aways endlessly inspired by the art being shared across the blogs and Instagram […]

BEYOND THE BIZ #1

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BEYOND THE BIZ #1

Welcome to my first BEYOND THE BIZ post! This is going to be a new regular feature here on the blog. I’ll be sharing weekly snippets of what’s going on for me beyond my business. It’s a good ol’ mixed bag of my musings on family, travels, interiors, style… At this point there’s no strict agenda. Just snippets […]

How to show clients you’re an extraordinary freelancer

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How to show clients you’re an extraordinary freelancer

If you’ve ever struggled with what work to show in your freelance portfolio or what products or services to offer, know this: YOU ARE NOT ALONE! This is a topic that came up at a recent workshop I ran here in Melbourne. How to stay creative whist not looking like a total scatter brain! ~~~ […]

How To Avoid Creative Freelancer Overwhelm

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How To Avoid Creative Freelancer Overwhelm

Do you ever struggle to move forwards in your business and achieve your goals? Do you end up exhausted, burnt out and overwhelmed? Today we’re talking about how to avoid freelancer overwhelm. ~~~ This will help you become more focused on tasks that will move your business forward. And also show you that prioritising other things like exercise and time with friends and […]