My Top Books on Resilience

Reading is one of my all-time favourite pastimes. You get to absorb yourself in another world and switch off from your own; you get to learn about faraway lands and places, some real, some make-believe; you get to while away an evening without the usual distractions of television or phones. These are some of theContinue reading “My Top Books on Resilience”

Coronavirus Survival Kit: Evenings

This is a trying time for all of us. No one really knows the full impact that this virus is likely to cause (though we can look to China for some ideas). In the meantime, for those of us who are stuck at home, I have come up with this little guide on how toContinue reading “Coronavirus Survival Kit: Evenings”

Weathering the Coronavirus Storm…

Image by DarkWorkX from Pixabay I’ve certainly been going through the motions when it comes to the Coronavirus. First came nonchalance, then full-blown panic, then anger… Now I’ve accepted it; it is what it is, it’s not completely out of our control and no matter what, the show must go on. Yes I am worried;Continue reading “Weathering the Coronavirus Storm…”

Valentine’s Day Isn’t Only for Lovers

Valentine’s Day is here and I haven’t posted in months, so I thought I would take this opportunity to create a quick post about… you guessed it: Love! This post hasn’t got an awful lot to do with content writing. In fact, it’s got nothing to do with content writing at all. But words areContinue reading “Valentine’s Day Isn’t Only for Lovers”

I Doubt I’ll Make Millions from Freelancing, and that’s Okay

Since making the transition from full time employee to freelancer, a lot of changes have gone on in the world. When I first started freelancing, it was less common and less heard of to work from home. Particularly in Cyprus, it was hardly heard of to work part time let alone to work from home,Continue reading “I Doubt I’ll Make Millions from Freelancing, and that’s Okay”

The Pros and Cons of Working from Home

Working as a freelancer is both liberating and frustrating. You get to work from the comfort of home – but also with only yourself for company. While this doesn’t bother me, it definitely doesn’t work for everyone. Some people simply need to be surrounded by other people in order to work productively – and that’sContinue reading “The Pros and Cons of Working from Home”

My review of Headspace (& How it helps my Writing)

Image by Snapwire from Pexels. I’m naturally a very busy ‘thinker,’ which isn’t necessarily a ‘good’ or ‘bad’ thing, but I wouldn’t mind having the ability to switch my brain off every now and then – or at least the sound! I’ve wanted to get into meditation for years now but I took the wrong approach and neverContinue reading “My review of Headspace (& How it helps my Writing)”

How to Create a Press Kit for your Business

I recently collaborated with an upcoming jewellery designer to create a press kit for her new brand. Working closely with the designer, we created a press kit that appropriately represented her new brand whilst providing the right amount of information to potential press. The kit needed to be professionally presented and structured in order toContinue reading “How to Create a Press Kit for your Business”

Lessons from 4 Brands that Failed at Content Marketing

Let’s face it, not every business is going to get their content marketing strategy right, every single time. Even some of the world’s biggest brands have made mistakes, and the biggest positive is that we can learn from these mistakes when we implement our own marketing strategies. With that in mind, here are 4 businessesContinue reading “Lessons from 4 Brands that Failed at Content Marketing”

Why Hiring a Freelance Content Writer Could be Right for You

Fresh, high-quality content is the perfect recipe for more leads and conversions and improved SEO rankings. By hiring a freelancer, a range of content will be delivered professionally including blog posts, articles, website content, SEO pages and much more. If you’re thinking about hiring a freelancer writer but aren’t sure if it’s right for you,Continue reading “Why Hiring a Freelance Content Writer Could be Right for You”