Planning your stress free family holiday

If you’re anything like me, when ‘the world is your oyster’, it can feel overwhelming.

Especially when it comes to spending your hard earned cash, on that all important family holiday.

Which is where Claire Filmer steps in! As a Travel Counsellor, she takes the stress out of planning your family holiday and shared her tips on this weeks podcast.

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Sometimes, it’s only when you’ve got something in front of you – especially when you don’t really know what you’re after, that you can tweak your ideas. When I give my customers ideas, it’s a ‘starter for 10’ and we take it from there. It’s worked well so far!

Claire Filmer, Travel Counsellor

 

 

 

Building a brand with your kids

I’m not sure what’s harder – finding an endless stream of snacks to feed your children, or juggling work around family!

In this weeks podcast, Marieke Syed from Snackzilla shares how her families love of sugary snacks, inspired her to launch a business.

And in between biscuit dunking, she’s managed to get her healthy snacks on the supermarket shelves.

Find out how Marieke mananged to build a brand around her kids, in this weeks podcast.

It was a brand that was for kids, so what better than to have your testers right there and their kids and their parents. So that’s the number one thing, really know and understand your market.

Marieke Sye, Snackzilla

 

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How brand guidelines can save you money – with Lucie Gray

It turns out running a small business takes A LOT of time! In this weeks podcast, graphic designer, Lucie Gray, shares how having brand guide lines can save you masses of time and money!

Join us on the Freelance Mum podcast, to find out how what are brand guidelines, how to create them and why they save you money.

Sit back, take stock of what you have got – even if it’s just a logo. Notice the colours, fonts and themes. Having brand guidelines can save us money, is because it also saves us time. We instantly have the info to hand. And as owners of our small business, saving time and being on brand is crucial.

Lucie Gray,  Graphic Designer, Paper Aeroplane

 

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How to be more visible in business

It’s really key, as business owners, that we need to be more visible and that we feel confident doing so. It’s no good doing Insta Lives or Facebook posts and not enjoying the process. Styling can really help that.

Jennifer Jones Styling

 

Do you ever have those moments when you stare the wardrobe endlessly, just hoping the right outfit might jump out at you?

Is there really the ultimate look, that makes you feel professional and not feel over the top at the school gates?!

Turns out there is! And Jennifer Jones Styling tells us how as busy Freelance Mums, we can create it.

After all (as she rightly points out) it’s key as business owners, that we need to be more visible and that we feel confident doing so. It’s no good doing Insta Lives or Facebook posts and not enjoying the process. Styling can really help that.

Find out more in the latest podcast!

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As well as busy mum, running her own business, Jennifer can also be found heading up the Freelance Mum netwalks in Southampton.