How To Develop a Personal Brand

It’s hard these days to stand out in (almost) any industry. But it’s exceptionally hard to stand out in a creative industry. Here’s how to develop a personal brand and start making an impact

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4 steps to growing your mailing list (even if you’re starting from scratch)

Your mailing list is where you nurture your community. It’s where you give them a glimpse into your life (a la Instagram) but you also provide them with truly valuable content (which you can’t really do on regular socials).

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How to stand out as a creator in the Instagram age (without being spam-y)

Social media isn’t spoken about as a tool, but when we had a social media strategy we had film festivals coming to us and waiving the submission fees.

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How to be your own boss without working crazy hours

Being an entrepreneur means you’re often standing in your own way. You know you need 8 hours sleep a night in order to be your most efficient, productive self, but you still stay up until way past midnight browsing ASOS. Girl, I feel you. More…

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Dom Santry: co-founder of daisie | Balancing Act

Fun Fact: I got the idea to create the Balancing Act series after meeting Dom Santry at the daisie panel. I pestered him with questions (sorry Dom and thanks for answering all of them!) and we chatted about the Bloomsbury Group because I had my…

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Using Instagram to get work and grow your filmmaking career

Guys, gals and everyone in between. A lot of you have been asking me for tips on using Instagram to get work, to grow an audience and to grow a business. So today’s the day! I bet you’re excited. So let’s get to it. Instagram…

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BALANCING ACT – Lulu Reynolds

Hey everyone and welcome to the brand new series, Balancing Act! Over the next few weeks I’m talking to some amazing creatives about how they balance work and life, business and creative and dreams and hard work. To kick start it, we have Lulu Reynolds.…

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Handling Stress: the missed rung on the career ladder

’The struggle doesn’t get easier, what improves is the way you handle the stresses’ I heard this during an event a couple of weeks ago, and it’s still stuck in my head. When you’re running your own business, everything depends on you. It’s on you…

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