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How Bloggers Secure Sponsors: Sponsorship Masterclass

I spoke at The iCAN Collective Sponsorship Masterclass July 15 on how to secure sponsorships and partnerships as a blogger. Since I wrote my answers down in preparation for my talk, I decided to share them with you in a blog post too for those of you who weren’t able to make it. Below are …

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Author Business Coach Interviews Sales

Jen Wagstaff Helps Salespeople Strategize To Become Top Performers

Jen Wagstaff has not always been your typical businesswoman. At 18, she donned bright dreadlocks, had 16 piercings, and spent her weekends dancing to rave music. But over the course of two years, she transformed herself into an internationally renowned sales expert. Since setting up her own company, CreativeMind, she has designed and delivered training …

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Branding Graphic Designer Interviews Printing

Nadine Tripodi Provides High Quality Printing For Businesses

Nadine Tripodi has been in the Graphic Arts/Printing Profession for over 30 years. Starting as an apprentice in an advertising agency, she subsequently worked as a Photographer’s Assistant and Offset Print Sales Associate. She has experience in Publication Print Sales, Technical Sales for Industrial Printing, and she’s the co-founder/owner of Butler Technologies, Inc. Her experience …

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How And Why It’s Crucial To Create A Strong Personal Brand

As an entrepreneur, your personal brand has the ability to set you up for speaking opportunities, podcast interviews, media coverage, and more! When done right you can showcase yourself as an expert in the areas of your expertise. As a freelancer, personal brands are crucial for showing your skills to establish credibility and dependability and …

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Beauty Branding Design Fashion Fashion Stylist Interviews

Olga & Victoria Are Bringing Sexy To Sustainable Purchasing

Olga Gomonova graduated from Harvard Business School and was a Fortune 500 executive before starting ChicCartel. Victoria Janashvili was working as a fashion photographer shooting covers for anything from GQ to Cosmopolitan. She also published a widely acclaimed art book on body images called Curves. What motivated and inspired you to start your own business? We …

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Beauty Boudoir Design Fashion Fashion Stylist Interviews

Erin Wildes Walker Designs Better Summer Essentials For Women

Erin Wildes Walker is the founder and proprietor of Summer Wildes and designs all the products. She holds a degree in mathematics from Bennington College and has over 15 years of experience in print, online advertising, and marketing, with specialties in retail and luxury. She has held positions with high-end lifestyle publications like Robb Report, …

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5 Branding Materials To Build Your Website

Branding is everything in the world of female entrepreneurship. In order to build a successful brand, getting your name out into the world is key! Recognition is super important, but the type of recognition is what matters most. When people hear your name or introduce your brand to someone new, you want them to associate …

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Author Health & Wellness Interviews Medical Non-Profit

Jen & Kim Help Those Affected By Cancer Through Prevention And Education

Jen Coffel is the co-founder of Handing H.O.P.E. Jen is responsible for the vision, strategy, and national fundraising efforts for Handing H.O.P.E and the Lollipop Tree Project as it expands across the country. As an author and speaker, she has been featured and recognized on ABC News and the Chicago Tribune for her work helping …

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Branding Business Coach Interviews

Ellie Frost Coaches Purpose Driven Leaders To Reach Their Full Potential

Ellie Frost is a serial entrepreneur and highly acclaimed strategist and coach. Before setting up her own businesses in 2011, Ellie was a Director at Jamie Oliver in the UK, taking her into global, brand-led businesses spanning retail, publishing, media, leisure, and hospitality. She is estimated to be worth over $500 million and is a …

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Beauty Hair Stylist Interviews

Anna Marie Disylvester Styles Hair With Incredible Care And Precision

Anna Marie Disylvester was born April 25, 1979 in Wheaton, Illinois. After graduating from North Central College with an international business degree and a minor in Spanish in 2001, she taught for Matrix as a color educator. In 2005, she opened Exposed Salon and in 2018 relocated to 310 S Main St #106, Lombard, IL …

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