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...

3 Things that have changed my business

Running a business is about trying new things and seeing if they work. I've consistently had to make critical decisions along my journey, some good, and some were not so great. But they have all led me to where I am today. Here are 3 things that have changed my business this year. Waking up early I started blogging two years ago. I was a full-time mom at the time, and it was vital for me to make my own money. I still consider myself a full-time mom, but my official working hours are between 8 and 12. At noon, I have to pick up my youngest from school. So primarily, I only work for 4 hours...

5 steps to building your personal brand on social media

Building your personal brand on social media takes time, but it could land you a speaking gig, a brand collaboration, your dream job or a book deal. The kind of content you create and share can either build or destroy your personal brand. Based on my personal experience, here are 5 steps to building your personal brand on social media. Define your branding goals Before anything else, you need to be clear about the end goal. What do you want to achieve with your brand? Do you want to launch a business? Or maybe your own talk show one day? Or do you want to be a social media influencer?...