3 things I’m focusing on this year

New year, fresh start! I’m so excited about this year! I feel like I’ve been laying the foundation for the past two years, and now it’s time to level up. I couldn’t be happier about the progress I’ve made so far, and I’m ready to take on 2020. Here are 3 things I’m focusing on this year. Launching an online course I’m launching an online course! Whoop, Whoop! I write my blog posts in advance, so by the time you read this, I would have already launched The Influencer Masterclass. Creating an online course has been a dream of mine for the past year. In fact, I started working on it in July...

How to plan your next photoshoot

As an influencer or blogger, photoshoots are part of your job description. You’ll need images for your social media platforms, website or blog. Today, I’m taking the guesswork out of planning your next photoshoot by sharing my top tips on how to show up as your best.  Here is how to plan your next photoshoot. Decisions, decisions Decide whether you’re using a professional photographer, a friend or a good old tripod and a self-timer. If you decide to use a professional photographer, do your research. Check their portfolio. Make sure you are happy with their editing style, for...

4 places for influencers to find campaign opportunities

If you’re new to the influencer/blogger industry, you’re probably wondering how influencers are able to land brand deals or sponsored posts. What if I told you that you don’t have to sit around and wait for brands to reach out to you? As an entrepreneur, you have to be proactive and create your own opportunities. You are in control of your destiny! In this blog post I would like to share 4 places where influencers can find campaign opportunities. Webfluential Webfluential is essentially an online Influencer Marketing Agency. You simply sign up online, link your social media accounts, and...

6 habits of a successful influencer

It’s the small habits that change your life, how you spend your mornings, how you talk to yourself and the kind of content you consume. While there are many habits that successful influencers may have in common, here are 6 habits of a successful influencer. Passion As an influencer, you are seen as an expert in a particular niche. You considered a thought leader in your industry. But most importantly, you must be passionate about your specific area of interest. If you display passion for the content that you create, you will attract others that are passionate about it. If you are...

5 Powerful ways to get ready for 2020

The new year is upon us, and I’m so excited about what the future holds. 2020 is going to be a year filled with tremendous milestones in my household— my eldest starts high school, and my youngest starts grade R. Where did time go? With that said, it also means that it’s time to wrap things up and start preparing for the new year. And if you want 2020 to be a prosperous year for you, it's time to start planning. In this blog post, I would like to share 5 powerful ways to get ready for 2020. Reflect Create a list of your significant highs or accomplishments in 2019, and celebrate them! I...