Websites & Branding for Creative & Passionate Business Owners


         

The Changes & Shifts of a Creative Entrepreneur While Running a Microbusiness

The Changes & Shifts of a Creative Entrepreneur While Running a Microbusiness

In my e-course Illuminate, we do a lot of soul-searching and introspection about how our businesses & lives interact with each other, so that we can create better businesses & lives.

After designing and writing this course, I worked through it myself.

And, oh my, did it open my eyes. Never did I think my own creation would challenge me so much.

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4 Ways to Calm Overwhelm & Get Motivated in Your Business

4 Ways to Calm Overwhelm & Get Motivated in Your Business

I don’t know what it is about Autumn, but every year when the leaves start to fall, I fall, crashing into a heap of overwhelm and exhaustion.After 10 steady months of staring at a computer screen for hours and hours each day, I start to lose my motivation and my entrepreneur energy. My creativity-on-demand well is dried up, desperate for replenishment. For going inside. For nourishment.Yet, Fall tends to bring out a rush of creative energy in different ways. For example, I am really excited and

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Creating Space in your Business to Avoid Burnout

Creating Space in your Business to Avoid Burnout

Running your own solopreneur or small business is hard work. I’ll let you in on a little secret…we all struggle! I work with a lot of business owners, so I see all the overwhelm, anxiety and burnout. It happens to me, too…sometimes a LOT.

It’s ok if you burn out. Let it happen. Rest. Do something else. If you give yourself a break every once in awhile, you’ll have space to create new ideas. Burnout happens for a lot of reasons, such as doing too much of the same thing for too long. Your brain eventually recharges itself if you rest well, and then you’ll likely bounce back better than ever!

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Tips for writing beautiful blog posts & emails

Tips for writing beautiful blog posts & emails

Let’s admit it… writing copy for your website and email marketing can be torturous sometimes. It takes a lot of time and creativity, even on a good day. If you’re not in the creative flow – and a deadline is looming – it can become a painful and dreaded task!

Your copywriting makes a huge impression on your audience. Sometimes even more than your web design & branding does. So it needs to look good.

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How to Create a Custom PayPal Button for your WordPress Website

How to Create a Custom PayPal Button for your WordPress Website

You want your website to be more than just a brochure for your business, right? Why not get the most out of the time and money you’ve invested in it?

Creating “Buy Now” PayPal buttons is a great way to enable your website to do more than just share information about your business and make connections with potential customers. It monetizes your website. If you’re a service-based business, or you’re not planning to run a full e-commerce online shop, PayPal is a quick, affordable and easy way to achieve this.

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