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    Underselling Myself: It’s time to change

    If there’s anything us Brits do well, it’s undersell ourselves.

    Underselling Myself

    As a person that works in and loves marketing with a steady blogging habit, it amazes me how utterly embarrassed I feel when bigging myself up. I’m great at selling a product or service, not so great at selling me, and any extension of me, such as this blog.… Read more...

    Are ‘Girl Boss’ Books Actually Anti-Feminist?

    I’ve always considered myself as a bit of an entrepreneur, but never really thought about the term Girl Boss. It never occurred to me that I was doing anything different to any other budding entrepreneur out there. Not when I was a 12 year old selling things in my garden (I bought things and resold for a profit FYI!) and not now that I’m 30 with a small business and plans for more.… Read more...

    Boys Will Be Boys: A problematic phrase?

    Boys will be boys

    Most people will have heard the phrase ‘Boys will be boys’. Innocent enough, some would assume, describing how when the boisterous little shits are playing up, it’s because they’re just boys and that’s what boys do. However, this common phrase has been labelled as ‘problematic’ by some, thinking that it lowers expectations of boys and gives them an easy out for bad behaviour.… Read more...