It's time to claim your creative niche.

It’s Time To Claim Your Niche

One of the things that is often most challenging about working with creatives is when I ask them to niche down or focus on their work. Niching is simply the process of identifying exactly what you do best and love most and focussing in on that.  Many times it is a web of fears that […]

Techno tools can help make your business day to day easier, cheaper and less time consuming so you can free up more energy for you creative passions!

Techno Wrangling

Techno wrangling is one of those areas that so many of my clients struggle with.   In this techno age, most people running a small business are reliant on various forms of technology. Personally, I have my own love-hate relationship with it. Mainly, I’m a lover, but when things go wrong, the frustration levels can go through […]

Money Tips for Creatives

A life in the creative industries for many arty folk can bring with it a pocket full of money worries and poverty consciousness and a whole lotta heads in the sand.  Taking control of your finances might not sound all that exciting but it brings with it a creative freedom and ease that is so worth […]

3 steps to finding your creative niche

3 steps to finding your niche

If you’re not really sure about what your niche is, here are three steps that might help you work them out. 1.Vision I’m always coming back to vision clarity because for me it is the number one most important thing to have under wraps. Usually, when you’re crystal clear about the vision for your life and […]

Investing in Your Creative Life

So, you’ve got some money blocks. Well, you’re not alone! The creative industry is rife with a pervading poverty consciousness, one which I believe is holding us back as an industry from truly thriving. If you’re finding investing in your creative career and business hard to get your head around then consider a rethink.  These […]

Creative Vision and The Dixie Chicks

Tonight was movie night with my book club (I know “book club”, rock and roll).  5 of us kicked back in our PJs with Maltesers and popcorn  and watched The Dixie Chicks documentary “Shut Up and Sing”.  The documentary (and the sugar high from the maltesers) really got me thinking about just how important it […]

The 20 Minute Annual Review

2017 is coming to a close and 2018 is lurking on the horizon, full of promise, new ideas and potential. The new year is a brilliant time to get stuck into some strategic planning, masterminding and reassessing. Before you move the goal posts, it’s time to acknowledge the goals you kicked this year. Constant goal […]

8 Time Transforming Tips for Creatives

If you’re finding that you’re succumbing to the catch cry of never enough time this article is for you. If there never seems to be enough hours in the day to get through your to-do list, keep on top of work and family commitments, tend to your friends, bills, overflowing inbox and social media, let […]

Vision Clarity My Number 1 Business Tool

Here are five of the many reasons why getting your vision crystal clear is my number one business strategy for creatives!    Leverage Physiology Having a crystal clear vision actually sets up a biofeedback system that works as a physiological motivator that gets you from where you are to your dream outcome. Getting your vision […]

7 Questions to Get Your Marketing on Track

If your marketing efforts are a little lacklustre, failing to connect or lacking direction here are seven questions to ask yourself to get your marketing on track. Is your vision crystal clear? Having your vision very clear helps to identify your niche and ideal customers so you can connect with them with clarity and passion. […]