Focusing on the person behind your brand

 ‘if people like you they will listen to you, but if they trust you, they’ll do business with you’ Zig Ziglar *** Your brand is important but dare I say that the person behind the brand is even more important. I feel as though people forget this. Yes, I understand that we have been taught that your brand which is basically the experience people have when interacting or doing business with your company is super important. Many of us can promote our businesses or ventures until we are blue in the face, but the person…

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GWRM…Travelling to Nice

I wake up on Wednesday morning feeling quite confident…no scratch that…I am feeling very confident. I have packed all of Stephanie’s things, from Calpol to all her nappies and her clothes. Everything is nicely folded and packed in the bag *pats back*. I have even packed my stuff which is a record achievement for me because I usually dash things into my bag in a mad rush…no not this time! I am a changed person! I have a few errands to run today, in preparation for our flight tomorrow morning at 7am. I have planned…

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Inspirational Quotes to help restore your ‘calmness’

“Peace. It does not mean to be in a place where there is no noise, trouble, or hard work. It means to be in the midst of all those things and still be calm in your heart.” Unknown *** I will be honest with you guys because a little self-awareness doesn’t hurt anybody. I don’t like who I am when I am stressed and anxious. I don’t like the person I become in those situations. I used to be able to thrive on stress, in my job, my life…you know when pressure and stressful situations…

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Girls Compete, Women Empower…

“What happened to playing nice, nowadays everyone seems to be fighting dirty.” *** Today’s post is a bit of a mini rant. While I was off work, I watched more YouTube videos, checked out new blogs, just immersing myself in the beauty community to get inspiration for my blog and future posts. One thing that I noticed that shocked me was YouTube drama between different YouTubers. General bitchiness, alot of profanity and just plain nastiness. Behaviour that I expect to see in a primary school playground between little children, not between adults, grown folk. Let me…

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Bringing your dreams to Life | Podcast

“Every great dream begins with a dreamer. Always remember, you have within you the strength, the patience, and the passion to reach for the stars to change the world.” Harriet Tubman *** We have all heard these words over and over again, believing them for a second or a week maybe then going back to our daily lives, pushing out dreams to the backburner. We all have heard or read that powerful message that leaves you so inspired, but then life takes over and you forget it all. Here are 5 top tips to bringing your…

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Dealing with Loss | Encouragement and helpful tips

‘Do not dismiss or undermine your mental health. It is as important as your physical health. Once you have the tools you need to deal with your emotions and feelings, you can start to stand and walk towards the person you were created to be.’ *** I decided to do a post regarding this, just simply based on what I have been going through. Recently I suffered a loss that rocked my world, and a few years ago, I have had to go through losing my brother who was quite young. This podcast refers to…

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Lessons that I have learnt from Blogging | 6 months in…

‘Never give up on something you really want. It’s difficult to wait but worse to regret’. *** I am nowhere near the level where I am making money from my blog. I am actually deciding if I want it to go that far because I love it as my hobby. However, I have learnt some vital lessons regarding blogging in the last 6…almost 7 months.  *** Why are you blogging? This was important to me and it is important when you start your blog to ask yourself this question. Why are you blogging or why do you…

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