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Why do Successful People Use Vision Boards?

Do Vision Boards Help You Succeed Faster? Are Vision Boards just another form of wall decoration or could they help to motivate you and inspire you daily? According to the neuroscientist  Tara Stewart, Vision Boards are behind many successful executives and business owners. She is kept on by top executives for her use of Vision Boards. These executives are from: KPMG Linked In Samsung Sony and the Stanford Business School. 1. What is a Vision Board? A vision board is a visual tool which helps us maintain focus, clarify and conceptualize on whatever we want to do or be. It also has been scientifically  shown to help us overcome fears and hesitations in realizing new ambitions. For example if you are starting a new online business your vision board would be full of images of what your life would look like when you are successful. (More ideas on starting online…

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Personal Branding For Your New Business Or Career

5 Top Tips On Creating A Professional Brand Although branding is normally associated with business and organisations you can use personal branding for whatever stage you are at in your career. Personal branding is not just for freelancers or CEOs. Personal branding is all about influencing how people think, and feel about you and your services. How to Create Your Personal Brand There three major components of your Personal Brand: Vision Visuals Voice  1. Personal Brand Vision Your vision encompasses what you want to be known for, as well as what you actually do. (Careers have a habit of evolving!) You can start to build your vision for your personal brand by listing your personal attributes. These attributes can include your appearance, skills, qualities, strengths and weakness. Secondly, create a list of keywords from this list. (This list can also include feedback from friends and colleagues.) From this list of…

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How Your Design Could Destroy Your Online Sales

In 2019, we all became much more aware of the impact of design as we all spent more time at home. Staring at the same walls, for many more hours than normal because of the Covid-19 Pandemic had many of us reaching for DIY Home redecoration kits and throwing out old furniture! However, have you considered just how important effective and eye-catching design in your online campaigns? Michelle Ogunhedin advocating that “design should improve the society and it should outlive its creator. This is the opportunity to change things for the better. Design is not design unless it works but also design is not design unless it improves our aesthetic lot.” When the Design Council surveyed the design portfolios of 63 FTSE companies, they found that companies that prioritised design outperformed companies that that didn’t by 200%. Or to put it another way every £100 spend on design increased turnover by…

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What Online Business Would You Love To Launch?

Benefits of Online Business

Do You Want More Control Over Your Financial Future in 2021? This year, more than any other, millions of people all over the world have experienced the benefits and challenges of working online. Online businesses have seen huge growth as we have all spent more time at home. Do you enjoy working online? If the answer is yes, then it’s a very good time for you to launch your products and services online. Whether you want to increase your income with a “side hustle” or launch a new business online to replace your income completely 2021 is a great time to launch yourself online. 1. Advantages and Disadvantages of Working Online Advantages include: Less time wasted commutingMore time to spend on exercise and preparing healthy mealsMore time with familyMore control over your financial futureMore flexibility over your working scheduleNo boss but yourself to answer to However, there are challenges to…

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Facing Terrible Numbers After Pinterest Changes Algorithm in 2020?

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Why is my Pinterest traffic falling out of the sky? A lot of people have seen dramatic changes to their Pinterest analytics due to the changes in the way the Pinterest platform works in 2020. Even me! I was just about to hit a million monthly views, when my traffic started to drop. I had reached to 960,000 monthly views, and then, within a couple of weeks, it was 20% of that. The algorithm changed, quite dramatically! So, if your Pinterest account has been giving you less and less traffic over the last few months, you are definitely not alone! 1. Pinterest algorithm changes announced February 2020 We were actually warned about forthcoming changes to how Pinterest works back in February 2020, but you, like most of us probably took it with a pinch of salt. They could not be SERIOUS right? Yes, it turns out they were! Since most…

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12 Steps to Professional, Effective Pin Design

How Can You Get More Clicks on Pinterest? If you have been pinning images to your Pinterest account but haven’t seen many clicks to your website what can you do to improve your click rate? Pin design is critical for success on Pinterest, especially Pinterest Business accounts. Just saving images from your website and sales pages does not work, pins they need to be designed specifically for Pinterest. You can use Pinterest effectively as a marketing tool, to drive more traffic to your website and increase brand awareness if you get your pin design right. 2020 PINTEREST UPDATES The Pinterest algorithm changes periodically, and this year the latest changes have seen dramatic drops in many Pinterest account numbers worldwide. More recently Pinterest analytics, and the ability to use Tailwind on most browsers has also been temperamental, to say the least! FOR MORE DETAILS READ THIS BLOG POST HERE In 2020…

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