Hello beautiful. This is my blog :). A place where I share my thoughts and knowledge with you in the hopes that it helps you in some way. I value your feedback and am grateful that we have connected, so please engage in the conversation and share your thoughts.

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Looking forward to sharing the journey with you. With much love Marnie x

How to Sell Yourself (in Order to Sell a Service)

Focusing solely on selling your service is not enough. You need to learn how you can sell yourself. In this article, Marnie teaches you how to do just that.

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My Business is Changing…

The time has finally come to let you in on a little secret that I’ve been keeping from you… After 2 years in business as the Secret Women’s Business Academy, I’ve decided it’s time to revamp, rebrand and rename!

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Brand Identity: understand it, create it

What is brand identity? Well, in order to begin to explain, let's compare it to your own professional identity.

As you work to create your professional identity, you connect with the people, choose the projects, put out the messages, and work to the standards that you expect will create the image you wish to have.

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Top 5 Tips for Building your Brand

Do you just own a business, or are you building a brand?
Contrary to popular belief, there is a difference, and thanks to women's unmatched insights, they're getting it right.
So what are the most successful female business owners doing to build their brands?

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Employee Personal Branding

YOU and the company you work for: How do they fit together? How do they work together? How do they complement each other? And how can you, a woman focussed on establishing both a career and a name for herself, make employment choices that will be beneficial for everyone involved?

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Fake it to Change it: A Guide to Converting your own Mind with Body Language

Body language, or non-verbal communication, is all the rage. Professionals and weekend watchers alike are analysing what others are doing with their bodies to reach conclusions that override what mouths are saying.

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What is a Brand Archetype? And Why do you Need One?

Does your business have a brand? And furthermore, does your brand have core values and a purpose that ultimately translate into something that feels like a personality? If so, you’re oh-so-close to establishing a brand archetype.

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A Corporate Personal Brand, and Why you Need One

As women in business, we face a massive number of challenges every day, and one of the things that threaten to intimidate even the strongest leader is the competition felt with big brands. You know the ones: Established and heritage brands; faceless conglomerates and multinationals hidden behind logos, big-ticket marketing campaigns and depersonalised operations.

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Logo Design: Top 5 Things to Consider

Thinking about creating a logo? And maybe cutting some corners?
Before you do, I would ask you to consider a few things.

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