Taking the time to define your brand benefits is key to your future success. I share some tips to help you define your unique brand benefits in this post.
When you’re building a brand you need to start with your brand essence. I share some actionable tips to help you get started in today’s post.
During a disruptive event like the coronavirus it can be difficult to balance immediate, needs-based marketing to your customers versus the longer-term proposition of growing your brand. When faced with a crisis, it is important to balance timely communications and relevant marketing with your regularly planned brand programs. I’ve been getting a lot of questions from business owners wanting to know what appropriate marketing … Read More Managing Your Brand in a Crisis – Here’s What to Start, Stop, and Continue
In honor of Friday and the end of the traditional work week, I’m taking a break from my focus on crisis planning and turning to a related but lighter topic, our human need for “normalcy.” I’m in no way an expert on human behavior but I have some helpful tips for you today based on my own experiences. I’ve seen a lot of change … Read More The importance of self-care, routine, and creativity in times of uncertainty
Now more than ever it is critical that you take the time to plan for the unexpected in your business. I share some tips to help you get started in today’s post.
An expert’s guide to planning for crisis communications once an event has occurred. Are you one of the many business owners who wasn’t worried about a crisis communications strategy until COVID-19 came knocking? If so, don’t worry, many business owners think they’re too small, specialized, or “unknown” to need a crisis communications strategy. Until they do… Like many business owners, I’ve been glued to … Read More Is Your Crisis Communications Response Ready for COVID-19?
In this post I share a few things no one told me about being a new entrepreneur, along with a few strategies I use to manage the overwhelm. Last Spring, I officially transitioned from my corporate job to life as an entrepreneur. A friend recently asked me if my “new life” was what I expected. My answer was yes, and no. I work … Read More
Clients often ask me how to start the personal branding process. Usually people come to me because they know they would like to change something about their brand, but they don’t know how to get started. There’s no shame in admitting you need some help. In fact, I applaud anyone with enough self-awareness to recognize there is still some work yet to be done. … Read More Define Your Personal Brand in 3 Simple Steps
I’m afraid to define my brand, what if I want to change it? I often hear versions of this concern from my clients. They are hesitant to define their brand because they are worried, they will be trapped by their own definitions. What if I position myself as a thought leader in one thing, only to change my mind down the road? Regardless of … Read More “What if’s” holding you back? Read this post.
BE YOU. Be true to who you are. That’s your power. Period. Read more from my interview with global beauty guru Juliana Figeurierdo.