Tools, courses, books and resources that I recommend
I love building connections on LinkedIn and in real life. The companies listed on this page are all tried and trusted. This is my way of paying it forward to my amazing network.
As a blogger, graphic designer, event planner, or creative entrepreneur, you need images that are both stylish and strategic.
Enter Haute Stock: a library of 2000+ images, graphics packs, social media quotes in different themes and colorways + design tutorials all in one place to help you create stunning visuals across all of your brands’ touch points. Create a lasting impression with your visuals and become a knockout in your industry with our images!
I’ve used these graphics in my social media images and they are a cut above generic free stock photography.
Do you need business insurance?
I’m a Policy Bee customer and part of their Pass It On Scheme.
If you mention my name or company when buying a policy we will both receive £20. Win / win!
Create and sell beautiful online courses.
Your skills and experiences are unique and valuable.
Easily build a beautiful course website, share your knowledge, and be rewarded for it.
All of my courses are currently held on this platform.
The CV & Interview Advisors are leading specialists in Personal Branding; creating high impact CVs, Executive Bios and Profiles for a wide range of highly qualified professionals and executives. Their innovative and industry-leading methodologies are based on marketing principles, the psychology of reading and global recruitment best practice which is why they are recommended by many high-profile industry bodies and recruitment businesses.
You can get 10% off with my referral link and I’ve personally used this service.
I know, I know: organising events takes time. And energy, and lots of decisions, and emails and follow-ups.
And then there’s all the plugins and setups you’ll need, to make it all work: calendar integration, payments, ticket sales… landing pages and paywalls and discount coupons… and you need to figure out how to set all that stuff up.
Except you don’t. Wait, what? It’s true. HeySummit takes all of the hassle out of it. You get one platform, with one dashboard – and there you can do everything you need to do, in order to turn your summit into a successful, profitable event.
To date I’ve hosted 3 successful summits with HeySummit.
Dubsado is the client management system built by creatives, for creatives.
Dubsado helps you manage your entire business process in one, easy to use, customizable and affordable system. Capture leads on your website, keep track of clients, manage bookkeeping, create and send forms, follow up with a legally binding contract or get paid through an invoice, all through Dubsado. Create everything with your logo, your colors, your images and none of our branding. The best part: with our easy to set automations, you can wake up to a signed contract and paid invoice, without lifting a finger!
We know managing a business can be daunting, which is why we give you all the tools to make it simple. Whether you’re grabbing forms off our free template library, hoping on a free consultation call, or connecting with thousands of fellow Dubsters in our online community, we’ve got your back. Start your free, no time limit trial with the ultimate client management system, today!
I currently run my business with Dubsado.
Printing Services for Business Made Simple.
Join other great companies who use MOO Business Services for all their printing service needs.
My current business cards were printed / designed by Moo.
Video is so important right NOW.
You know that you should be using video, but something is stopping you from putting yourself out there. You just wish you felt more confident on camera. Go Live and Thrive will help you to overcome your fears on screen, get comfortable telling your story, and learn the tips and tricks to look good camera, and feel LIKE A PRO!
Lucy is a fabulous client of mine and I’ve also worked with her and been a student of her amazing training which is perfect for introverts.
Missinglettr creates strategic, automated social media campaigns that drive traffic for an entire year.
Leaving you to focus on what’s really important. Simply review our suggestions, click approve and then sit back and relax. Over the next 12 months we’ll drive traffic back to your site and increase engagement.
I’ve used missinglettr for several years to schedule blogs from my site.
Managing social media has never been easier.
Schedule your content, get reports, and engage followers with one simple tool. Try Agorapulse free for 1 full month!
Flexible scheduling options galore : Whether you like to schedule, reschedule, queue, or bulk upload your posts, we have plenty of options to fill your content calendar.
A Social Inbox to catch every conversation : Easily find, filter, and manage your comments, mentions, ad comments, and other important messages.
Unlimited one-click reports : Determine the ROI of your engagement and content strategy with our online and downloadable CSV and PPT reports.
Real-time team collaboration to keep social moving fast : Assign draft posts, comments, and messages to the teammates best equipped to take them on.
Built-in CRM to track your followers :Quickly label and group your audience into segments. Add internal notes to each user and view the conversation history for each user.
Resilient Pilot was created in response to COVID-19 to help keep the pilot community supported, current and connected. Our goal is to help pilots navigate their way back to the flight deck when recruitment recommences.
Passionate volunteer pilots from a variety of backgrounds, airlines and operation types provide mentorship and peer support to all pilots; whether considering training, in training, newly qualified and awaiting that all important first right hand seat job; or qualified pilots regardless of experience.
With wellbeing and diversity at our heart, the Resilient Pilot team members are on hand to provide a connection to the industry. Particularly during the COVID 19 period.
However, for those wanting more focused support, both mentors and mentees have access to a number of resources which focus on the pilot competencies.
Our FlightPlan is a ‘pick and mix’ portfolio of technical and non-technical, Regulated and optional; courses, webinars and workshops created to help pilots stay supported, current and connected, and ready for airline employment when recruitment recommences.
Division X – Web Design | Graphic Design | Managed WordPress/WooCommerce Solutions
We are the leader in WordPress/WooCommerce managed hosting, security, and marketing solutions that let you do more with less. Getting your business online and generating leads has never been this easy!
StreamYard – The easiest way to create professional live streams
StreamYard is a live streaming studio in your browser. Interview guests, share your screen, and much more. Stream directly to Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn, and other platforms.
I use StreamYard to do my LinkedIn Lives and you can stream direct to a company page if that is your preference.
Use this link to sign up and save $10 off your first month:
Concise Training offers interactive, practical training and City & Guilds qualifications in social media and digital marketing. Concise Training’s short CPD accredited e-learning courses give practical, interactive training to allow you to use the full range of social media channels effectively for your business – or your client’s business.
The first social media courses I took were with Mary at Concise Training.
The organisation, training academy and support community exclusively created by VAs for VAs.
The Association of Professional Virtual Assistants are pioneering the setting of VA industry standards and are passionate about supporting the global VA industry as it grows. They also work to link businesses with highly skilled and experienced VAs – for more information, visit the website.
When I first launched in business I trained with APVA. My contact is Charlotte Wibberley – tell her I sent you!
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