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TOP 10 TIPS FOR BOOSTING PRODUCTIVITY

top 10 tips for boosting productivity

Why am I writing this post? It’s partially prompted by a Get To KNOW event that we’re hosting this evening with the lovely Push PR team, centered around, yep, you guessed it – productivity. It’s also because being consistently productive is something I really struggle with – I’ve actually stopped writing once already to ‘check’ my phone – I need an intervention, clearly. I swing from being single-minded with tasks to having the attention span of a 3-year-old child and don’t get me started on my motivation to get those less-than-exciting tasks done, I can procrastinate with the best of…

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KRISTINA KARLSSON OF KIKKI K

Kristina Karlsson Kikki K

KRISTINA KARLSSON OF KIKKI K So today I got the chance to sit down with Kristina Karlsson, founder of Swedish Design & stationary behemoth Kikki K. We met at the Push PR headquarters and sat down for a chat (live on the Get To KNOW Instagram! You’ve got 24hrs to check it out!) about her incredible journey. It all started one night when at 3 am, feeling frustrated, unsettled and unsure of what she wanted to do with her life (we’ve all been there, right?!), Kristina decided to write down what was important to her in her life and career. ON HER…

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HOW TO BLOG PROFESSIONALLY

How to blog professionally

Way back in 2011 when I first started blogging, I had no idea that it would one day become my full-time job with Break The Loop. You don’t learn how to blog professionally in school, or how to work with clients on a freelance basis, you have to figure it out as you go along… With lots of trial and error, along the way. Thankfully, we made all of those mistakes, so that you don’t have to. Disclaimer – You still need to make mistakes, it’s how you learn. However, some of the real rookie s*** that has historically gone…

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BRANDING, NOT JUST FOR CATTLE

Branding for Beginners

BRANDING FOR BEGINNERS Branding. No longer confined to the realms of logo and packaging (and cattle) but also now to concepts, ideas, and even individuals. Back in the day branding was used to mark ownership of something or to show allegiance with a certain gang or tribe. Nowadays the term ‘brand’ is much more rooted in presenting the overall ‘vibe’ of a person or business, a way of distinguishing one vendor from another. It’s also not just about a logo and colour scheme, although those are important (and fun) factors in branding. It’s about defining and sharing a unique set…

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