When the Imposter Syndrome Hits

When the Imposter Syndrome Hits

I have run my own graphic design company for over 6 years now, so you’d think I’d be pretty confident, hey? Nope. At least, not all the time. I have recently joined a new local networking group called Pink Link and our first virtual meeting was on Friday....
How and Why I Started My Business

How and Why I Started My Business

I got a message today that made me sad. But then extremely proud. I was going about my business when a message pinged into my Facebook business page. It was from a young Mum who was desperate to make a new life for her and her little girl. She’d seen me in a...
Top Tips for Working from Home

Top Tips for Working from Home

I know what you all think about home workers; we sit in our pyjamas, working from our sofa… Just kidding, I know only my Dad thinks that. I’m no stranger to working from home. When I worked in-house as a designer, I often had to work from home due to a print deadline...
10 Tips for More Motivation – Guest Blog

10 Tips for More Motivation – Guest Blog

We all know how hard it can be to get the jobs done that we really need to do but have zero motivation for! Here, in a guest blog, Mary Richards from Motivated Women gives us 10 tips for motivation whether in business or in life. 1. Define your purpose. Find your...
Is it time for a brand refresh?

Is it time for a brand refresh?

Do you need a brand refresh? They say “don’t judge a book by its cover”, yet we continually find ourselves judging everything around us. Whether it be the aforementioned books, the clothing of the person next to you or indeed the logo used for your...
How I Became a Designer: Part 2

How I Became a Designer: Part 2

Following on from my blog post on the beginnings of my journey into graphic design, I am giving an insight into what came next. I’d left university and had been working for the college as a designer and was recommended to a local designer, Helen Mackenzie, who took me...