Due to this personal blog, as well as all my other social media clients, I now spend a great deal of time on social media during the week; promoting different content and engaging with users on a whole host of topics. Which, I actually truly enjoy! It’s really exciting to think that what started out initially as a hobby of mine 3 years…

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I have noticed in the last few years the rising popularity of female entrepreneurs, especially during maternity leave and beyond. The digital industry (blogging, marketing, PR, web design, social media etc) has made it even easier than ever to start your own enterprise and earn an income from it. A business that you can launch (and run) from the comfort of your own home –…

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Whether you’re a new blogger, or you have been blogging for a long time, one thing that’s crucial within the digital industry is that you need to be able to work well with the people that matter – i.e. brands and businesses. As a blogger, being able to work well with the key stakeholders within the blogging world (PR contacts, brands, small…

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I have noticed a lot of articles and posts on social media and in the press lately about the rise in Mums who are seeking to change their jobs or start up something new online (perhaps starting a digital career or opening up a business), which is really exciting news. Because I truly believe that it’s never been easier to go for what you…

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Blogs have soared in popularity recently and with websites such as WordPress offering customers the chance to make a great looking blogs, it’s now easier than ever to get writing on the web. If you love to write or give your opinion, then setting up a blog could be a great hobby for you that could even turn into a…

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I started blogging 2.5 years ago when the twins were toddlers. At that point I was a full-time Stay-at-Home-Mum (SAHM) as I’d opted not to return to my former Human Resources (HR) career, after maternity leave. I fell into blogging through a friends recommendation; I didn’t know anything about the industry at all and I definitely didn’t realise that people earned any money from…

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Blogging is brilliant. It brings a lot of satisfaction, social interaction and a great deal of joy to many. Such as having lots of comments on a post that YOU wrote. Or being featured in a large publication. Or receiving a product and getting to review it. Or, when it starts leading to exciting opportunities. In the two years that…

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A few years ago, if you had said to me, you are going to be a self-employed freelance writer, working for yourself, I might have thought, “Yeah, I can see that“. I quite like working on my own, I’m pretty good with deadlines, plus I love writing. I was also probably at a natural conclusion to my 12-year HR profession.…

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