How to add a Christmassy touch to your branding

With Amy Newlands – Visual Impact Specialist

Amy is the Branding Genius behind This Demanding Life. She is an artist, illustrator, graphic designer and branding specialist. With years of experience in brand with small businesses, Amy is the go-to for new and re-branding.

In this live we talk about how to add a Christmas feel to your branding without abandoning your brand colours or losing your identity along the way. Tired of seeing red and green and candy stripes everywhere? Amy’s got a tip for that, too!

You can find out more, and reach Amy directly on her website.

Build your brand character

With The Business Beautician, Kat Reynolds

Business Beautician Kat is a Graphic Designer and Website Developer. She works with female entrepreneurs creating swoon-worthy branding and websites to put the ‘you’ back into your brand. Kat establishes this by creating a brand character for each business owner. Together they explore values, qualities, strengths, colours, images, until they nail it and their new brand is born.

In this Live Kat and I talk about the different resources used to identify brand characteristics, what to do with it once you’ve got it and how to have a go at it yourself, no matter how established your brand already is.

You can find Kat at The Business Beautician.

Get to know your website tech

With Stu Chandler from 1-2-1 PC Web

Stu is a technical whizz, troubleshooter, coder and all round software and hardware support. If you’ve migrated a website to or from This Demanding Life, or had help with your email setup, the chances are you’ve met Stu.

In this session Stu and I talk through the basics of website software. The setup of websites. What you need in order to have a successful site and what you don’t need. Where to get it and how to get help when things go wrong.

You can contact Stu by emailing him directly.

Write your website copy like a pro

With Oliver Meech from Rapid Progress Copywriting

Oliver is an award winning copywriter who has been the words behind some of the biggest names on the high street. He also writes website copy for small businesses as well as teaching copywriters and individuals how to write sales copy, through his online course.

In this Live Oliver talks about how to pitch your sales copy for potential sales, how to maximise the benefit of your product or service and how to write engaging copy to pique your customer’s interest and have them buy from you.

You can contact Oliver directly on email by clicking this link. 

Create SEO Content to turn visitors into customers

With Lyndsay Cambridge from Jammy Digital

Lyndsay is a former website designer, turned SEO Content writer. She is the author of the book Content Fortress, creator of the 90 day blogging challenge and one of the leading industry experts in how to improve your website performance and make more sales through blogging.

Lyndsay talks us through what content to create, how often to create it and how to help customers choose you every time.

You can find out more about Lyndsay and her services by clicking here. 

How to be happy in your business

With Michelle Thomas, The Happy Business Club

Michelle is a strong believer that happiness is a choice and in this thought provoking interview she talks about the 4 cornerstones of how to be happy in both, your business and personal life.

With her mantra of ‘Start where you are, do what you can’ Michelle guides us in daily practices to incorporate into work life and how to remember what it’s all for.

You can find out more about Michelle through this link.

The power of community

With John Espirian, LinkedIn expert

John is known for being #relentlesslyhelpful. He’s grown a following, a membership group consisting of 100s of people and is a published author based on his relentlessly helpful advice. John is all about the power of community and in this Live he talks us through how to make lasting connections and why it matters.

You can connect with John via LinkedIn via this link and visit his website using this link. 

Be the change!

With Emma Holmes from Rebels & Rockstars

Ever feel like you’re getting in your own way? Or that success should be just around the corner and yet you never quite manage to get your hands on it? In this live Emma talks us through how to get out of our own heads, become unstuck and build the career and life that we have been dreaming about.

You can check Emma’s Supernova Growth Capsule out here. 

Email Marketing 101

With Jackie Salmon from Jackie’s Virtual Bureau

In this live Jackie and I delve into the world of email marketing. We talk about why you need it, what you need to know and how to get started. We talk about technical and practical techniques and what you can do to get ahead with your competition. If you don’t yet have an email list this will help you to get started.

How your life path number determines your success

With Jo Soley from Bizology

Ever felt there’s a greater force than just you at work? Or why some years are more successful than others? Sometimes you’re coming from a place of ease and other times you feel like you’re pushing a rock uphill? Join Jo and me in this fascinating session where Jo teaches how to work out life path numbers and what that means for your success.

SEO doesn’t have to be scary!

With Samantha McCulloch from Virtually Optimized SEO

A website will only show up on Google if it’s been Search Engine Optimised. Historically this has a reputation as being super specialist, expensive, complicated and something you can’t do yourself. In this live Samantha breaks down the basic SEO practises you can do to make a big difference to your website and how it appears in  search engine results.

The wonderous world of websites!

With Business Beautician, Kat Reynolds

Ever wonder what website specialists talk about when they get together? Wonder no more! In this live session Kat and I discuss what makes a brilliant sales page. Why some developers disappear after creating the websites. Website trends and what our preferences are, and so much more.

All things websites – Holly Christie as a guest.

With Emma Holmes – Rebels & Rockstars

Emma asked me to do a live with her to talk through the 7 steps to website success. We talk through why the steps are important. Why they can’t be replaced by other practises and how, if you get it right from the beginning, it makes your experience much easier. However, it’s never too late and if you already have a website, you can implement these steps to make it more successful.