Blog & Free Stuff
Sharing some advice or chatting about the ups and downs of being a business owner, this is where you can find me.
You can find my content in a few places…
Musings, tools and how-to’s to build your brand in a way that works for you.
Download a freebie to help you get un-muddled and move your brand forward.
I get a bit more personal here, what’s on my mind, stories, and branding tips!
Memes, motivation, and illustrations. A truly joyful part of my marketing.
Interviews with brilliant businesses & joyful brand building tips on the go.
6 Design Tools for Entrepreneurs & Business Owners
Having the right design tools is crucial for creating professional-looking marketing materials.
5 Things I Learned About Business and Life in 2022
It was the year I had my third baby. A delightful bundle of joy added to our family. Let me tell you more.
Vision Mission Purpose & Values – What’s The Difference?
Why do they matter and what’s the difference between each of them?
Trello Vs Asana? Which Will Suit You The Best?
Which project management tool comes out on top for you?
How to Write Strong Web Copy that Sells
You want your website to make more sales, use these tips to make it happen.
Simplify Your Working Day in 3 Quick Steps
If you are feeling over-whelmed and too busy, you are not alone. Simplify with these three steps.
Trello for Teams – Tips to Get Super Organised
Trello has the capacity to allow teams to work together seamlessly. Here’s how to use it.
15 Things To Do When Work Gets a Bit Too Quiet
Things a bit quiet on the work front? Try these ideas to get things rolling.
Choosing a Brand Name – What You Need to Think About
Choosing a brand name can feel like a mammoth task. Let’s make it easier.
Your logo doesn’t have to show what your business does
We don’t like cliche logos right? If you want something classic, stay away from gimmicks. I’ll explain.
Consultation Power Hours – Why You Need One & How To Set it Up
A great way for people to start working with you, let’s breakdown how to make it happen.
Seven Yearly Business Planning Tips for When You Don’t Feel Like It
Business planning as a creative can be boring, let’s make it fun and easier.
Improving Mental Health for Freelancers
Looking after your mental health as a freelancer is essential, here are some ideas.
How to Get Un-Stuck After the Summer Break
A break away can leave you energised or all over the place, get unstuck with these tips.
5 Things I Learnt in 2018
That’s it, five things I learned about life and business in 2018.
Five Things You Should Schedule to Keep You Organised & Productive
If you want to stay on top of things, add these 5 things to your schedule.
How to Keep Things Ticking Over When You’re in a Funk
You have stuff to do but you’re feeling weird. Let me help.
31 Ideas for 5-Minute Breaks To Maximise Your Productivity
So what’s been going on Mands? AKA The journey to my current business.
I’ve made some business changes, let me explain them.
Or want a freebie first?
Marketing Channel Planner
If you need to work out which marketing channels to use, how to get them working together and how to get some processes in place to streamline – download your copy of the marketing channel planner. Use this video to learn how to use it.
Hearty Homepages Guide
If you need to update your website or perhaps you need a whole new one (you may not, no procrastinating ok friend?) then this Hearty Homepages guide is just what you need to get clear on how you should write it and what to include.