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Top tips for writing creatively

Top tips for writing creatively

Unlock your potential and allow creativity to flourish.

Inspiration comes in many forms and there are untapped moments of genius within us all.

Whichever way you choose to express yourself in your business or family life carries with it an undercurrent of creativity. You may not think so, but it is present in every task you complete.

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Good news travels fast

Good news travels fast

The knock-on effect of consuming uplifting news is profound.

Anguish, drama, pain, tragedy. I could go on…

All words we associate with negative experiences when what the majority of us want to hear and read are examples of positive and uplifting behaviour such as kindness and love; traits naturally associated with human existence.

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Celebrating one year in business

Celebrating one year in business

Sparkling teamwork combined with a promotional after-sales service make every project a pleasure.

On 1 October 2020 began a journey into the unknown. Bereft of a comfort zone but armed with a desire to succeed.

Equipped with a trusty toolbox of skills and backed by a quarter of a century’s worth of experience, the hurdle of redundancy was overcome and a new chapter was opened.

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How to increase levels of engagement with your book

How to ensure more people see your work

Your book could reach so many more people by following these simple steps.

Many authors and content creators with whom I have worked throughout my career have produced fantastic resources only to wonder how to get their work viewed by the right people and in the correct places.

Here are 13 tried-and-tested ways to ensure your book gains maximum exposure.

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Writing for the UK and American markets

Knowing your audience – How to write for the UK and American markets

It is important to recognise the differences that exist either side of the Atlantic.

Target market. An oft used phrase, but what does it mean?

Communicating with fellow human beings is a key ingredient in the rich tapestry of life. Be it on a personal or business level, the volume of information readily available for consumption is profound. Though when the time arrives to translate those conversations to words on a page, do you give consideration to the people you are writing for – your target market?

Having completed work for both British and American clients, I want to share with you a couple of tips on how to ensure your content is fit for its intended audience. 

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Increasing levels of productivity

The joy of six – How you can increase your levels of productivity whilst working from home

Productivity = satisfaction. Could you realign your working practices?

Is your workload at an all-time high with seemingly no end in sight? Is that to-do list noted down next to you growing longer by the day? If you find yourself giving an affirming nod to these questions you are not alone, and help could be at hand.

Many homeworkers, be they self-employed/freelance or using their house for occupational purposes out of recent necessity, may find levels of productivity take a nosedive when conducting activities in the most familiar of surroundings.

What follows are six techniques I have adopted that have helped ensure productivity remains aligned with my business goals of meeting deadlines and providing a high-quality service…they may also work for you!

 

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