Should you use emojis and symbols in marketing?

February 6, 2019 admin 0

Since I went full time freelance last January I have started focusing on my blog and other writing contracts more, even getting gigs where I need to produce articles and other marketing materials for additional companies and charities, which has been amazing. Whilst doing this I have also started to invest in my own development more, completing on line course, and watching webinars in my field and one subject that struck me as curious was […]

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Self employment – the six month mark

June 19, 2018 admin 0

In January I made the very scary decision to hand in my notice at the college where I taught, without a back up plan, without any savings, and without the faintest idea what I was going to do or how we would survive but with the support of my husband and the encouragement of my friends and family I handed in my notice to concentrate on my blog and the possibility of working for myself.   […]

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A personal update

February 13, 2018 admin 0

It has been one and a half months since I left my career as a teacher to become a freelance writer. It has been the quickest 6 weeks ever, it literally feels like it has passed in the blink of an eye and teaching seems such a distant memory. I miss my students, loads, people think this sounds weird but I genuinely do miss them and wonder how they are getting on. It’s a bit […]